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 DeadlineMeeting Review Date
Friday, July 10Thursday, July 23
Friday, July 31Thursday, August 13
Friday, August 14Thursday, August 27
Friday, August 28Thursday, September 10

Resources for Proposal & Manuscript Development

Contacts

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