Study: Drug may curb female infertility from cancer treatments

ITHACA, N.Y. – An existing drug may one day protect premenopausal women from life-altering infertility that commonly follows cancer treatments, according to a new study. Women who are treated for cancer with radiation or certain chemotherapy drugs are commonly rendered sterile. According to a 2006 study from Weill Cornell Medicine, nearly 40 percent of all […]

Government contracts: Why so long to crack the glass ceiling

This week, the commerce department announced it had met its goal of awarding five percent of federal contract dollar to women-owned companies. Michele Williams, assistant professor of organizational behavior at the Industrial and Labor Relations School explains why progress to achieve this laudable but modest goal has been this slow and says research shows setting […]