The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern launches first university-wide LGBT research institute in the nation

Kelli Nguyen, Reporter

March 4, 2016

Northwestern launched the first university-wide institute in the nation to focus entirely on LGBT health Monday, the Feinberg School of Medicine announced. The Institute for Sexual and Gender Minority Health and Wellbeing draws researche...

New intravaginal ring protects against HIV, pregnancy

Olivia Exstrum, Reporter

March 31, 2014

A Northwestern researcher developed an intravaginal ring last month that will be the first device to protect women from pregnancy, HIV and herpes. Patrick Kiser, a visiting associate professor of biomedical engineering andĀ obstetrics...