Transitional Research in Pelvic Floor Disorders


National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)

Principal Investigator

Dr. Jennifer Wu, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Project Run Dates

5/15/2011 to 4/30/2015



Female pelvic floor disorders represent a major public health burden given their high prevalence, impairment of quality of life, and substantial economic costs. Identifying the fundamental causes of pelvic floor disorders and translating these findings into improved preventive and treatment strategies will significantly impact women's health.


Associated Publications and other materials



Associated Award Numbers: A13-1431-001

Associated Sponsor Award Numbers: 7-K23-HD068404-03