Sybil Shainwald (2012-2014)

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Attorney and expert in women’s health law, Sybil Shainwald graduated from the College of William and Mary (B.A. 1948), Columbia University (M.A. 1972) and New York Law School (J.D. 1976). Since being admitted to the New York State Bar in 1978, Shainwald has litigated thousands of cases involving drugs and medical devices that have injured women and their offspring, including DES (Diethylstilbesterol); the Dalkon Shield and other intrauterine devices (IUDs); silicone breast implants; Parlodel, a drug once used as a lactation suppressant; and the contraceptive, Norplant. She has also served as co-counsel in cases involving other product liability actions. Shainwald has held many positions in the National Women’s Health Network, including board member (1980-1986), president (1982-1986), chair of health law and regulations (1981-1988), and chair of the litigation service (1980-1986). She was also on the boards of Trial Lawyers for Public Justice, Dalkon Shield Information Network, National Network to Prevent Birth Defects, and the Hysterectomy Educational Resources and Services (HERS) Foundation. An active member of the American Association for Justice (also known as Association of Trial Lawyers of America), she served as chair of their environmental and toxic tort section; co-chair of their breast implant litigation and DES litigation groups; and was a member of their contraceptive implant litigation group. She has written, testified, and lectured widely on subjects such as obstetrical malpractice, IUDs, hormone therapy, and product liability.

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Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. Sybil Shainwald (2012-2014). SL Sites: Archived Websites from Schlesinger Library Collections. http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:RAD.SCHL.WAX:32663227. (accessed September 20, 2017).

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Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. "Sybil Shainwald (2012-2014)." n.d.. Harvard University Library Web Archive Collection Service. 20 September 2017 . <http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:RAD.SCHL.WAX:32663227>.
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Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study.(n.d.). Sybil Shainwald (2012-2014). Retrieved September 20, 2017 from Harvard University Library Web Archive Collection Service: http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:RAD.SCHL.WAX:32663227

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Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. Sybil Shainwald (2012-2014). SL Sites: Archived Websites from Schlesinger Library Collections. http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:RAD.SCHL.WAX:32663227. (accessed September 20, 2017).

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Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. "Sybil Shainwald (2012-2014)." n.d.. Harvard University Library Web Archive Collection Service. 20 September 2017 . <http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:RAD.SCHL.WAX:32663227>.