Propose a Paper

How to Develop and Publish a WHI Manuscript

WHI encourages and supports the use of the existing WHI data to address novel questions related to the health of postmenopausal women.  We invite you to collaborate with us to make the most of this resource. Paper proposals stemming from ancillary studies also follow this process.

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Submission to Scientific Meetings

Abstracts developed for a scientific meeting must be associated with an approved proposal and require approval by the P&P committee. Meeting abstracts should be submitted to the P&P committee for review at least 2 weeks before the meeting’s submission deadline.

Relevant Dates

The P&P committee meets on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays from January to October and on the 2nd Thursday of November and December. See the table below for recent dates.

Submission Deadline Meeting Review Date
Friday, December 3 Thursday, December 16
Friday, December 31 Thursday, January 13
Friday, January 14 Thursday, January 27
Friday, January 28 Thursday, February 10
Friday, February 11 Thursday, February 24

Resources for Proposal & Manuscript Development

Contacts

Publications & Proposals CommitteeWHI Help Desk
E-mail: p&p@whi.orgHelp Desk