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  • Unlocking Breakthroughs in womens' care


Bringing Women's Health Research into the Future

The Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences research focus is on structural birth defects, fetal programming, placental development and inflammation, ovarian cancer, substance abuse .  Our mission is to have a meaningful impact on the healthcare in our communities and our research environment promotes collaboration and multidisciplinary research.  With the spectrum of disciplines on campus there are numerous opportunities in research and training in the basic, translational and clinical sciences.  The University of Maryland School of Medicine is invested in growing current and future investigators/researchers and offers training through the CARTI program to support all researchers in the academic environment throughout their career.

For further information on our research efforts please follow the links below to the faculty leading our innovative research efforts.


Grant Info Amount
Total Grant Submissions in FY 23 $91,659,746
Total Grants Funded in FY 23 $7,358,452
NIH Grants Funded $6,283,897
MD State & Local $180,133
Non-Profit $70,416
Other $563,138

#13 in funding among all public university medical schools OBGYN Departments per the Blue Ridge ranking in 2022.

Dr. E. Albert Reece, Dr. Eugene Albrecht, Dr. Peixin Yang, Dr. Ozhan Turan, and Dr. Katrina Mark were among the highest-funded Principal Investigators out of 336 Investigators per the Blue Ridge rankings in 2022.