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Picture of Charles Koh and Keith Isaacson 2009 SRS Distinguished Surgeon Award presented to Charles Koh
20 October 2009

Charles Koh was presented with the 2009 Distinguished Surgeon Award by the Society of Reproductive Surgeons (SRS), during the 65th Annual Meeting of the ASRM in recognition of his many contributions to the field of reproductive surgery.

WERF commences its third international study: EndoCost
31 August 2009

The World Endometriosis Research Foundation (WERF) commences the first prospective study to assess the direct and indirect cost of endometriosis to society and to women with the disease.

Photo of Stephen Kennedy Stephen Kennedy is honoured with the Arnaldo Bruno Prize for Gynaecology
15 May 2009

Stephen Kennedy has been awarded the Arnaldo Bruno Prize for Gynaecology for his services to gynaecology, and to endometriosis in particular.

I did the London Marathon!
28 April 2009

Diana Wallis MEP ran the London Marathon in April 2009 to raise funds for the World Endometriosis Research Foundation (WERF).

quellochenonsodime Italian Health Ministry launches national endometriosis information campaign
18 February 2009

The Italian Health Ministry launches the first national campaign to raise awareness of endometriosis in collaboration with the Associazione Italiana Endometriosi.

Picture of Diana Wallis Vice-president of the European Parliament to run London Marathon for endometriosis research
5 February 2009

Diana Wallis MEP will be running the London Marathon on 26 April 2009 to raise funds for the World Endometriosis Research Foundation (WERF).

Linda Giudice honoured as distinguished researcher
9 November 2008

The ASRM 2008 Distinguished Researcher Award has been presented to Professor Linda Giudice, who has devoted decades of her career to the study of endometriosis.

Endometriosis.org receives 2007 Customer Service Innovation Award
22 February 2008

Endometriosis.org has been awarded the Frost & Sullivan 2007 Customer Service Innovation Award for its contribution to the field of endometriosis

Recognising endometriosis as a social disease
13 November 2007

Increased awareness and investment in research has resulted in unprecedented recognition of endometriosis by the European Parliament, taken up by the Italian Senate in a 5-year action plan.

Picture of Robert Taylor Robert Taylor honoured as distinguished researcher
14 October 2007

The ASRM Distinguished Researcher Award has been presented to Professor Robert Taylor, who has devoted an almost 30-year career to the study of endometriosis.

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