National Conference on Women's Health & Sex Differences Research

Sex Differences across the Lifespan:

Focusing on Cardiometabolism and Mental Health


Bringing together scientists and thought leaders from around the world to share emerging and cutting-edge findings on the connection between metabolism and sex differences across the lifespan. 

Held in Colorado every other year, this conference strengthens and advances the national research agenda on women's health and sex differences. The 3-day meeting offers unparalleled opportunities for senior and early-career investigators alike to learn about current research, make strategic connections, and contribute to discovery and innovation in women's health and sex differences research. In addition to the scientific sessions, the conference also features a special community session where expert scientists translate their research to the public, helping our community learn about the real world implications of issues affecting women's health.

2024 National Conference

October 23-25, The Broadmoor Hotel, Colorado Springs, CO

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Travel Award

The Ludeman Center is providing travel awards to six early-career scientists who are focused on women’s health or sex and gender differences research. 

Poster Session

What: On Wednesday, October 23, there will be a poster preview followed by a poster presentation on Thursday, October 24 during the National Conference on Women's Health and Sex Differences Research. Posters will be judged by leading conference speakers including members of Ludeman Center Senior Faculty and Scientific Council. A subset of the posters will be selected to receive an award.

When: The deadline to submit posters is August 30, 2024. A corresponding conference registration is also required by August 30, 2024.

Questions? Email

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Did you miss out on a previous conference, or would like to recall the great sessions and speakers of the past?

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To learn more about the National Conference, contact Carly Pilius





Ludeman Family Center for Women's Health Research

CU Anschutz Health and Wellness Center

12348 East Montview Boulevard

Mail Stop C-263

Aurora, CO 80045


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