Center for Young Women's Health | Overview

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The Center for Young Women's Health (CYWH) is a collaboration between the Division of Adolescent/Young Adult Medicine and the Division of Gynecology at Boston Children's Hospital.

The CYWH is an education center for teen girls and young women, their families and health care providers. The Center provides:

  • carefully researched health information and resources at
  • special health education programs and workshops by and for teens conducted at the Center and in the community
  • links to information about the expert medical care available at Boston Children's Hospital

Our mission

Our mission is to help teen girls, their parents, teachers and health care providers improve their understanding of normal health and development, as well as learn about specific diseases and conditions.

Leading by example

Learn more about CYWH from our peer leaders from Boston high schools. Our leaders talk about their role at the Center.

We are grateful to have been ranked #1 on U.S. News & World Report's list of the best children's hospitals in the nation for the third year in a row, an honor we could not have achieved without the patients and families who inspire us to do our very best for them. Thanks to you, Boston Children's is a place where we can write the greatest children's stories ever told.”
- Sandra L. Fenwick, President and CEO

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