Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB/GYN)

Research programs in the Penn State Health Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology include maternal-fetal medicine, reproductive endocrinology and gynecologic oncology, are robust and continue to gain recognition at the national and international level. We have total grant funding of more than $3 million.

Learn More About Obstetrics and Gynecology

The Gynecologic Oncology Group (GOG) is an international cooperative group funded by the National Cancer Institute.

We are one of 48 “parent” institutions with more than 200 affiliate institutions in the U.S.

Approximately 45 trials are active at any one time for patients with gynecologic malignancies, including cancers of the ovaries, uterus, cervix, vagina, and vulva.

Learn more about current GOG and other obstetrics and gynecology studies here.

Richard S. Legro, MD, FACOG is Vice Chair of Research in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Read more about Dr. Legro here.

Contact Us

To speak to someone about obstetrics and gynecology research, please call 717-531-3503.