The Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences renowned for its research excellence and is recognized as a worldwide leader in basic, translational and clinical research on reproductive health and disease.
Areas of special emphasis includes:
- Uterine Biology
- Pregnancy Sciences
- Cancer Biology
- Gamete and Ovarian Biology
The Department also supports numerous clinical trials in:
- Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility - IVF; Fibroids; Endometriosis
- Maternal-Fetal Medicine - Hypertension; Preeclampsia; Preterm Birth
- Gynecologic Oncology - Ovarian cancer; Endometrial cancer; Cervical cancer
These studies should lead to fundamental discoveries that can have a great impact on reproductive biology and on improving care of our patients.
Yale Ob/Gyn faculty members conduct clinical, translational or basic research with medical students, residents, clinical fellows, predoctorants and postdoctorants.
Research activities in the Department include Grand Rounds; the Reproductive Sciences Seminar Program; and the Reproductive Sciences Invited Seminar Series.