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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 November 2017, there are 75 active grant projects in the department.

Investigator Sponsor Project Title Award Effective Date Final Expiration Date
Barrett, Emily S Mae Stone Goode Prenatal Androgens and PCOS 1/1/12 12/31/17
Barrett, Emily S Mae Stone Goode Environmental Chemicals, Hormones and Ovary Study 4/1/15 12/31/17
Barrett, Emily S Mt. Sinai School of Medicine (Icahn SOM) Phthalate exposure and gender-related development 5/1/15 1/31/18
Barrett, Emily S DHHS/PHS/NIH Prenatal anxiety, androgens and sex-dependent development 9/1/15 5/31/20
Barrett, Emily S UNIV/New York NYU Pediatric Obesity, Metabolism and Kidney Cohort Center - UR Study Center 9/21/16 8/31/17
Barrett, Emily S UNIV/Washington Prenatal and Early Childhood Pathways To Health: An Integrated Model of Chemical and Social Exposures, Biological Mechanisms, and Sex-Specific Effects 9/21/16 8/31/23
Betstadt, Sarah J Mae Stone Goode SPARED: Scheduled Prophylactic Anti-Emetics for Reduction of Emesis with Doxycycline 1/1/15 12/31/17
Betstadt, Sarah J UNIV/Washington, St. Louis Levnorgestrel Intrauterine System for Emergency Contraception 5/1/15 3/14/17
Bhagavath, Balasubramanian Hologic, Inc. Global Endometrial Ablation Database 5/20/13 5/19/19
Bhagavath, Balasubramanian Acessa Health, Inc. Treatment Results of Uterine Sparing Technologies (TRUST) 4/4/16 4/30/24
Bonham, Adrienne D Mae Stone Goode Novel  therapies for the treatment of genital pain 1/1/13 12/31/17
Buchsbaum, Gunhilde Mae Stone Goode Ultrasound Findings of Urethral Sphincter Complex in Women With and Without Stress Urinary Incontinence: A Case Control Study 2/1/05 12/31/17
Buchsbaum, Gunhilde Mae Stone Goode Female urethral sphincter complex: a validation study comparing three & four dimension ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging 1/1/12 12/31/16
Doyle, Paula J Coloplast Novel laparoscopic and vaginal dissection in a cadaver model 3/15/14 8/31/16
Doyle, Paula J Tribute Pharmaceuticals Inc Pilot study to pursue new applications for intravesical chondroitin sulfate with the trade name Uracyst 3/1/16 2/28/21
Doyle, Paula J Mae Stone Goode Prevention of acute radiation cystitis with intravesical chondroitin sulfate 1/1/13 12/31/16
Dye, Timothy D Health Research Inc Web Resources for Expanded HIV Testing NYS 1/1/14 12/31/17
Dye, Timothy D NYS/AIDS Institute Component C:  Resource Center for Excellence 7/1/14 6/30/19
Dye, Timothy D Mae Stone Goode Enhancing Clinical and Translational Research in Maternal Fetal Health Through Development of a Birth-Related Tissue Repository 1/1/15 12/31/17
Dye, Timothy D Pfizer Inc Electronic Health Record (EHR) - Enhanced Clinical Communication and Quality-of-Life Improvement in Managing Menopausal Vasomotor Symptoms (MVS) 11/1/14 10/31/17
Dye, Timothy D Worldwide Universities Network Data Diplomacy: Political & Social Dimensions of Data Collection & Sharing 1/1/15 12/31/16
Dye, Timothy D DHHS/PHS/NIH MundoComm: ICT for Maternal Health in Costa Rica and Latin America 5/18/15 4/30/18
Dye, Timothy D Health Research Inc Linkage Retention and Treatment Adherence 4/1/15 3/31/17
Dye, Timothy D NYS/AIDS Institute PrEP Detailing for Health Care Providers 10/1/16 9/30/17
Dye, Timothy D DHHS/PHS/CDC  Rochester Prevention Research Center - SIP 14-021 Dye 9/30/14 9/29/19
Dye, Timothy D DHHS/PHS/CDC  Rochester Prevention Research Center - SIP 14-021 Dye (Pacific Project) 9/30/14 9/29/19
Dye, Timothy D DHHS/PHS/NIH NRSA Training Core 8/15/16 5/31/20
Foster, David C DHHS/PHS/NIH Localized vulvodynia pathogenesis: fibroblast, yeast & melanocortin 8/1/12 10/31/17
Glantz, John Christopher NYS/Health Regional Perinatal Center 4/1/14 3/31/19
Glantz, John Christopher NYS/Health Regional Perinatal Center - COLA 4/1/14 3/31/19
Gray, Lisa Mae Stone Goode Peripheral blood mononuclear cells to determine the response of pregnant women to influenza and tetanus vaccination 2/1/14 12/31/16
Harrington, Amy OBGYN Dept. Pilot EQUATE- Evaluating Quantity of Antenatal Transplacental Cell Exchange 7/1/16 6/30/18
Hoeger, Kathleen M Mae Stone Goode Defining the Impact of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome on Sleep Quality and Melatonin Levels 1/1/16 12/31/17
Hoeger, Kathleen M UNIV/Penn State Ancillary Site for Reproductive Medicine Network 4/1/16 6/30/17
Hoeger, Kathleen M UNIV/Yale RMN Studies: ACTorNOT, FIT-Plese, RMN Repository 4/11/16 11/30/17
Lee, Toy G Mae Stone Goode Cannabinoid Agonist as a Treatment for Cyclophosphamide Induced Cystitis in Mouse Bladder 1/1/17 12/31/17
Link, Heather M Mae Stone Goode Utilizing MHealth to Improve Diabetes in an Obstetric Population 1/1/17 12/31/17
Lynch, Tara A Mae Stone Goode Correlating Placental Villitis and HPV Infection in Pregnancy with Risk for Spontaneous Preterm Delivery 1/1/17 12/31/17
Miller, Lauren A Mae Stone Goode Analysis of Gadolinium in the Human Placenta in Women with Prior MRI with and without Gadolinium-based Contrast Prior to Conception 1/1/16 12/31/17
Miller, Lauren OBGYN Dept. Pilot Association between Sleep Duration, Adipocytokine & Ghrelin Levels and Maternal Weight Gain in Pregnancy 7/1/16 6/30/17
Miller, Morton W Mae Stone Goode Hyperthermic Chemical Synergistic Teratogenicity 2/1/14 12/31/17
Miller, Richard Kermit Org. of Teratology Information Specialist The OTIS/Mother to Baby Reproductive and Environmental Health Network 9/1/14 8/31/17
Moore, Richard G Mae Stone Goode Determining the Role of HE4 in Immune Dysfunction in Epithelial Ovarian Cancer 1/1/16 12/31/17
Moore, Richard G Angle, Ltd. Parasortix CTC separation machine; Unfunded agreement between Angle Ltd and University of Rochester 1/1/16 12/31/16
Moore, Richard G Fujirebio Diagnostics, Inc Targeted Therapeutics Laboratory for Gynecologic Cancers 3/25/16 9/28/17
Moore, Richard G Angle, Ltd. Evaluation of Multiple Protein Biomarkers to Estimate Risk of Cancer in Gynecology Patients Presenting with a Pelvic Mass 4/15/16 4/14/18
Moore, Richard G Mary Kay Ash  Fnd The role of HE4 in Immunity, Chemotaxis and Immune Dysfunction in Ovarian Cancer 7/1/16 6/30/18
Moore, Richard G The Marsha Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer Research Targeting HE4 for checkpoint Immunotherapy of ovarian cancer 4/1/17 3/31/18
Moore, Richard G AstraZeneca IGYO16111 A single arm, open-label, Phase IIb study to assess the efficacy and safety of the combination of cediranib and olaparib tablets in women w/ 10/1/16 3/31/18
Moore, Richard G UNIV/Texas/Anderson Cancer Ctr MD Anderson Cancer Center EDRN-CVC for Early Detection of Ovarian Cancer 5/5/16 3/31/18
Moore, Richard G Tesaro, Inc. A Phase 3, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, MC Study of Niraparib Maintenance Treatment in Patients W/ Advanced Ovarian Cancer Following 5/18/17 7/1/22
Murphy, Shawn P DHHS/PHS/NIH Mechanisms of placental infection by food-borne pathogens 7/15/12 6/30/17
Murphy, Shawn P Mae Stone Goode Imagining the Human Placental and Extracellular Matrix 1/1/15 12/31/17
Murphy, Shawn P Mae Stone Goode Generation of recombinant Zika virus expressing green fluorescence protein for studies of infection in the human placenta 1/1/17 12/31/17
Nasso, Jacqueline Terese March of Dimes Gestational Diabetes:  The Effect of a Group Prenatal Care Program on Knowledge, Empowerment and Patient Outcomes (GDGPCP) 9/1/15 12/31/17
Olson-Chen, Courtney Mae Stone Goode Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis Virus Infection of the Human Placenta across Gestation 1/1/16 12/31/17
Pressman, Eva K UNIV/Rutgers Prenatal anxiety, androgens and sex-dependent development 3/1/17 5/31/20
Pressman, Eva K Mae Stone Goode The indentification of a DNA viability window for the use of formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded tissue in comparative genomic hybrid micro 7/1/14 12/31/16
Seligman, Neil S PreTel Inc. Clinical Efficacy of an EMG/ECG Fetal Monitor 4/20/16 4/20/18
Seligman, Neil S Mae Stone Goode Cost Effectiveness of Cervical Length Screening Using Transvaginal Ultrasound to Prevent Preterm Birth in Women with a History of Prior Spontaneous Pr 3/1/14 12/31/16
Singh, Rakesh K Mae Stone Goode Identification of a novel septin-2 inhibitor for the treatment of epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) via high throughput screening (HTS) 1/1/17 12/31/17
Singh, Rakesh K OBGYN Dept. Pilot Cannaboid Agonist as treatment for Cyclophosphamide Induced Cystitis in Mouse Bladder 7/1/16 6/30/17
Srivastava, Rajesh K Mae Stone Goode Effects of Bisphenol A and Phthalates on Human Ovarian Granulosa Cell Steroidgenesis 3/1/14 12/31/17
Stahlhut, Richard W Mae Stone Goode The effects of bariatric surgery on levels of persistent organic pollutants in women of childbearing age 3/16/11 12/31/16
Stodgell, Christopher J Mae Stone Goode Gene-Environment Interactions in Teratogen-Induced Autism 1/1/10 12/31/17
Thornburg, Loralei Lacina UNIV/SUNY-Buffalo Comparing gabapentin, ondansetron and placebo in treating hyperemesis gravidarum 1/5/14 12/31/17
Thornburg, Loralei Lacina MCIC Vermont, Inc. Improving Documentation for Critical Ob Events 1/1/17 12/31/17
Thornburg, Loralei Lacina MCIC Vermont, Inc. Neonatal Neurological Injury Review  1/1/17 12/31/17
Thornburg, Loralei Lacina Mae Stone Goode Brain Development in Infants of Diabetic Mothers as Measured by Neonatal EEG 1/1/17 12/31/17
Thornburg, Loralei Lacina Mae Stone Goode Postpartum testing for diabetes mellitus in women with gestational diabetes mellitus 1/1/10 12/31/16
Tourtelot, Ellen OBGYN Dept. Pilot Risk Assessment of breakthrough varicella infection in Varicella- immunized women of childbearing age 7/1/16 6/30/17
Towner, Mary OBGYN Dept. Pilot Assessment of a Gynecologic Surgery Simulation model 7/1/16 9/30/17
Vitek, Wendy  S Assoc of Prof of Gyn & Ob Med Educ Fnd Adapt:  a novel serious game to teach or review maternal and fetal physiology 8/1/16 4/30/18
Whaley, Natalie Anonymous Fellowship in Family Planning 7/1/16 6/30/18
Whaley, Natalie OBGYN Dept. Pilot Family Planning in the US Affiliated Pacific Islands: A Rapid Assessment Procedure 7/1/16 9/30/17