Program on Women's Healthcare Effectiveness Research

The Obstetrics and Gynecology Program on Women's Healthcare Effectiveness Research group provides the infrastructure and talent necessary to conduct outstanding and diverse research to optimize women’s health policy and evaluate quality, access and cost for topics related to obstetrics and gynecology.


We provide the expertise and support to answer important research questions to improve women’s health care and facilitate research by utilizing contemporary analytic techniques, including:

  • case-control trials
  • cost-effectiveness analysis
  • survival analysis
  • econometric analysis
  • epidemiologic studies
  • logistic regression
  • meta-analysis
  • time-trend analysis
  • statistical support
  • regression modeling
  • decision analysis
  • survey research
  • outcomes measurement

We also mentor faculty, fellows, residents and medical students to conduct effective obstetrics and gynecology health services research and provide:

  • research question development
  • effective study design
  • statistical and epidemiologic support
  • database navigation

Contact Information

Program on Women's Healthcare Effectiveness Research
Leah Minadeo, Program Coordinator
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
L4116D UH South
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5276
Phone: 734-232-9410