The overall purpose is to advance research in maternal and child health.


  • To unravel complex disease states that adversely affect maternal and child health
  • To investigate and validate biomarkers of disease states
  • To unravel pathways and pathogenesis that will produce feasible and biological targets for future interventions to reduce maternal, fetal and neonatal moridity and mortality
  • To test therapies to decrease adverse maternal and child outcomes

Michal Elovitz, MDMichal A. Elovitz, MD
Phone: 215-573-0859
Fax: 215-573-5408

University of Pennsylvania Health System
421 Curie Boulevard, 1353 Biomedical Research Bldg. II/III
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6142

Clinical Studies

The Penn Medicine Women's Health Clinical Research Center has a complete listing of all active clinical studies.

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