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    • Key Organizations
      • 1970-Boston Women’s Health Collective publishes Our Bodies, Ourselves
      • 1971-Feminist Women’s Health Centers
      • 1973-Committee to End Sterilization Abuse
      • 1975-National Women’s Health Network
      • 1981-National Black Women’s Health Project
    • Ideology of the Grassroots Feminist Health Movement
      • Knowledge
        • Critique medicalization
        • Favor “evidence based medicine”
      • Empowerment/Authority
    • Ideology of the Grassroots Feminist Health Movement
      • Consciousness raising groups
        • “ the personal is political”
    • Ideology of the Grassroots Feminist Health Movement
      • Lay leadership
      • Refuse corporate sponsorship
    • Results
      • Increased awareness of women’s health issues
      • Research Funds
      • Research Participation Parity
    • Results
      • 1990-Office of Research on Women’s Health (NIH)
      • 1991-Office on Women’s Health (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)
      • 1993-NIH Revitalization Act
    • Professionalization
      • $$$$$$$
      • Often disease/issue specific