Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Center for Research on Reproduction and Women's Health

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Research

  • MISSION STATEMENT
    The mission of the Center for Research on Reproduction & Women’s Health (CRRWH) at the Perelman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania is to advance the fields of reproduction and women’s health through (1) interdisciplinary research and training in basic, translational and clinical investigation and (2) promotion of the well being of women through the study of gender-specific biology and female-specific health and disease. read more

  • CLINICAL TRIALS
    In 2006, The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology established the Women's Health Clinical Research Center (WHCRC) under the direction of Dr. Kurt Barnhart. The WHCRC is dedicated to impoving the health of women through innovative clinical research studies, education, and cooperation across different specialties and departments. read more

  • MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH RESEARCH CENTER
    The overall purpose is to advance research in maternal and child health. read more

  • PENN OVARIAN CANCER RESEARCH CENTER
    The Penn Ovarian Cancer Research Center (OCRC), established in 2007, serves as a catalyst to promote comprehensive and interdisciplinary research on ovarian cancer in collaboration with the Jordan Center for Gynecologic Cancer, the Abramson Cancer Center, the Basser Center for BRCA, the Wistar Institute, and the Penn Immunotherapy Program, as well as numerous local, national and international investigators anc clinicans. read more

  • WOMEN’S HEALTH CLINICAL RESEARCH CENTER
    The goal of the Center for Clinical Research is to promote collaboration amongst Department faculty, as well as across the University, in our mission to continue carrying out the highest quality clinical research in women's health. read more

  • MARCH OF DIMES PREMATURITY RESEARCH CENTER
    In November of 2014, the March of Dimes joined with the University of Pennsylvania and other leading hospitals to launch the fourth transdisciplinary research center aimed exclusively at finding what causes preterm birth. The March of Dimes Prematurity Research Center at the University of Pennsylvania demonstrates the commitment and enthusiasm of a team of accomplished investigators and faculty as they come together in this transdisciplinary and cross-institutional effort to solve the mysteries of preterm birth. read more