Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Currently Funded Grants and Contracts

In 2010, the University of Rochester's department of Obstetrics and Gynecology was number 3 in overall NIH funding in the U.S. (not including ARRA grants).  We've also received grants from foundations and the state of New York. As of January 2014, there are 40 active grant projects in the department.

Principle Investigator

Title Agency Start Date End Date
Barrett, E. Prenatal Androgens and PCOS Mae Stone Goode 01/01/12 12/31/14
Barrett, E. Environmental Agents as Modulators of Disease Processes NIH / URMC  Environmental Health Sciences Center 07/01/13 06/30/14
Bonham, A. Novel therapies for treatment of genital pain Mae Stone Goode 01/01/13 12/31/14
Buchsbaum, G. Female urethral sphincter complex: a validation study comparing three & four dimension ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging Mae Stone Goode 01/01/12 12/31/14
Buchsbaum, G. Ultrasound Findings of Urethral Sphincter Complex in Women With and Without Stress
Urinary Incontinence: A Case Control Study
Mae Stone Goode 08/01/11 07/31/14
Doyle, P. Prevention of acute radiation cystitis with intravesical chondroitin sulfate Mae Stone Goode 01/01/13 12/31/14
Foster, D. Prevalence of Epithelial to Mesenchymal Transition Resulting from Steroid Treatment of Vulvar Lichen Sclerosus and Lichen Planus Mae Stone Goode 01/14/10 12/31/14
Foster, D.

A controlled trial of gabapentin in vulvodynia:  biological correlates of response

NIH / University of Tennessee



Foster, D. Localized Vulvodynia Pathogenesis: Fibroblast, Yeast, and Melanocortin NIH 08/01/12 07/31/17
Glantz, J. C. New York State Perinatal Database -- Fingerlakes Perinatal Region NYS/Health 04/01/04 03/31/14
Miller, R. K. Human Placental Toxicity of Bisphenol A: Pilot Study Mae Stone Goode 01/14/10 12/31/14
Murphy, S.P. Immune gene regulation in trophoblast cells NIH / NICHD  09/10/09 06/30/13
Murphy, S.P. Mechanisms of placental infection by food-borne pathogens NIH / NIAID 07/01/12


Murphy, S.P. Inhibition of IFN-y Responses in Human Trophoblast Cells: Role in susceptibility to Infection by Intracellular Pathogens Mae Stone Goode 01/01/11 12/31/14
Pressman, E. The Infant Development and Environment Study (TIDES) NIH 07/1/09 06/30/14
Pressman, E. Determinants of neonatal iron homeostasis in women carrying multiples Gerber Foundation / Cornell University 07/01/11 05/31/14
Pressmna, E. Pregnancy and delivery in women with nondystrophic myotonias Mae Stone Goode 01/01/13 12/31/14
Pressman, E. Amniotic Exosomes Mae Stone Goode 01/01/13 12/31/14
Pressman, E. Vitamin D Status Impacts Inflammation and Risks of Infection During Pregnancy USDA / Cornell University 01/15/12 01/14/15
Shoots, K. Caring for growing families: a multidisciplinary approach to group prenatal care in a community ob/gyn clinic Genesee Valley Medical Foundation 04/01/13 03/31/14
Stahlhut, R. The association between prenatal phthalate exposure and childhood asthma symptoms Mae Stone Goode


Stahlhut, R. The effects of bariatric surgery on levels of persistent organic pollutants in women of childbearing age Mae Stone Goode


Stodgell, C. Gene-Environment Interactions in Teratogen-Induced Autism Mae Stone Goode 1/14/10 12/31/14
Stodgell, C. Gene Expression in Neural Tube Defects: Studies in the Cohen Rat Model Mae Stone Goode 04/01/07 12/31/14
Stodgell, C. Integrated Pathway Analysis for Genetic Data - Equipment Grant Mae Stone Goode 10/01/09 12/31/14
Stodgell, C. Training in Statistical Genetics Mae Stone Goode 01/14/10 12/31/14
Stodgell, C. and Bennetto, L. Taste smell and feeding behavior in autism NIH 02/01/09 06/30/14
Thornburg, L. Postpartum Testing for Diabetes Mellitus in Women with Gestational Diabetes Mellitus Mae Stone Goode 01/14/10 12/31/14
Wood, R. New approaches to interstitial cystitis and pelvic pain disorders Mae Stone Goode 01/01/13 12/31/14
Zozzaro-Smith, P. Imaging of the placental vascular network in normal vs. preeclamptic pregnancies Mae Stone Goode 01/01/13 12/31/14

Last Update: 01/06/2014