Current Projects

Participate in Research

Women´s Health Research at Vanderbilt promotes the health and well-being of women everywhere by getting answers to questions that matter. Your participation in research can help to foster the discovery of new methods for preventing and treating disease. The following Vanderbilt Women´s Health Research studies are seeking participants:


Right from the Start seeks women ages 18 and older who are attempting to get pregnant or are less than 9 weeks pregnant. Not currently enrolling.

The Endometriosis Research Study is developing knowledge to help the more than 5 million US women with endometriosis.  Women between the ages of 18-45, with or without endometriosis, with normal menstrual cycles, not taking hormones/birth control pills, and not pregnant/seeking pregnancy may volunteer to provide endometrial tissue samples.  Monetary compensation is offered.  Contact; 615.322.4196 for more information.

Locate additional opportunities to participate in research studies at Vanderbilt in women´s health and other areas such as diabetes, children´s health, and cancer.