OWH promotes initiatives and conducts research that facilitate FDA regulatory decision-making and advance the understanding of sex differences and health conditions unique to women.
About OWH Research
OWH scientific programs support research, workshops, and initiatives that advance understanding of women’s health issues.
Learn more about research funded by OWH, including how to apply for extramural research funding, and view a searchable list of projects.
Peer-reviewed scientific publications
OWH staff and OWH-funded researchers are working to advance the science of sex differences. View peer-reviewed publications.
Sex as a biological variable
Understanding mechanisms of sex differences in medical product development is crucial for regulatory decisions and optimal treatment outcomes.
Pregnancy exposure registries
Information collected can help health care providers and those who are pregnant learn more about the safety of medicines and vaccines used during pregnancy.
Women's health education and training
Find continuing education opportunities, upcoming events, and subscribe to receive the latest information about future opportunities from OWH.
OWH news and updates
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Contact the FDA Office of Women's Health
Office of Women's Health
10903 New Hampshire Ave WO32-2333
Silver Spring, MD 20993