The NICHD conducts and supports a variety of clinical research related to menopause. Select a link below to learn more about these projects.
In addition, NICHD often collaborates with National Institute on Aging to provide joint support for trials related to menopause.
Featured NICHD Clinical Trials
Females, Aging, Metabolism, and Exercise (FAME)
This study is designed to determine whether a reduction in hormones (such as occurs during menopause) causes a decrease in calories burned during physical activity. This study will also determine whether a reduction in hormones decreases calories burned while sleeping, resting, and eating and whether an exercise intervention can prevent this.
NICHD Clinical Trials
ClinicalTrials.gov Search Results
Information on current NIH-sponsored clinical trials on menopause is available at the link below or by calling 800-411-1222.