"Keeping the Women We Love Healthy"

The Doris A. Howell Foundation for Women's Health Research funds undergraduate scientists in their relevant research and educates women to be catalysts for better family health. A core belief of The Howell Foundation is that women are usually the nucleus for their families' health and by "Keeping the Women We Love Healthy" we can make a measurable difference in so many lives.

The Foundation hosts educational events on key topics affecting women and strives to promote the importance of women being their own healthcare advocates. The Howell Foundation relies on the generous donations of individuals, foundations and corporations in the San Diego community to bring its mission of funding undergraduate scholarships to life.

The Doris A. Howell Foundation for Women's Health Research is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. Tax ID # 33-0715532.

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HOWELL SPOTLIGHT UPCOMING EVENTS

"Cannabis: the good, the bad, the myths and the reality"
May 10, 2017
Guest speakers: Dr. Igor Grant and Dr. Susan Tapert

With the passage of Proposition 64 legalizing the recreational use of marijuana in California last November, it seems timely to hear about research surrounding this issue. Dr. Igor Grant will discuss his research on clinical use of cannabis. Dr. Susan Tapert will discuss the effects of cannabis on the adolescent brain.  Please join us to learn more about this hot topic!


  • Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - "Cannabis: the good, the bad, the myths and the reality" more info


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