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Since 1998, the PFD Research Foundation’s core focus has been to support promising, innovative research regarding the causes, prevention, cure and treatment of pelvic floor disorders through awarding research grant funding. In 2021, the PFD Research Foundation is expanding its support of research through the development of an Early Career Research Leadership Program and the Foundation’s first State of the Science Conference.

Research Grants: The PFD Research Foundation together with the June Allyson Foundation has awarded over $2 million in grants to AUGS members since 1998. Learn more.

State of the Science: The Foundation is pleased to announce its first State of the Science Conference on OAB and Cognitive Impairment. For a full conference schedule, or to register, click here.

Early Career Research Leadership Program: The overarching goal of the Early Career Research Leadership Program (ECRLP) is to foster career development in urogynecology research by providing participants with mentorship and research training related specifically to research proposal development and grant writing. Join us for our first series of Webinar's beginning this Fall. Click here to learn more or register.