|Present||Chair and Professor, University of Massachusetts Medical School ‐ Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology|
Honors and Awards
- President Elect, New England Fertility Society (2012)
- Felix G. Cataldo Lifetime Achievement Award (2012)
- Chair Elect, Leadership Council, University of Massachusetts (2012)
- Fellow, Drexel University College of Medicine's Hedwig van Ameringen Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM) Program for Women (2012)
- Director, Clinical Chair Council, University of Massachusetts (2010-Present)
- Editor/Reviewer, American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology (2002-Present)
- Editor/Reviewer, Obstetrics & Gynecology, (1998-Present)
- Editor/Reviewer, Fertility & Sterility, (1992-Present)
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
UMass Memorial Campus
119 Belmont Street
Worcester, MA 01605
Office Phone: (508) 334-5369
Executive Summary of the reVITALize Initiative: Standardizing Gynecologic Data Definitions
University of Massachusetts Medical School Faculty Publications (2017)
Effective care coordination across the women's health continuum is critically important. Unlike obstetric care, which tends to be more episodic ...
Chronic Actinomyces Infection Caused by Retained Cervical Cerclage: A Case ...
Obstetrics and Gynecology Publications and Presentations (2016)
BACKGROUND: Historically, Actinomyces infection has been associated primarily with the intrauterine device. Recently, case reports associating Actinomyces with other implants ...
Strategies for improving perinatal depression treatment in North American outpatient ...
Psychiatry Publications and Presentations (2012)
Objective: To identify core barriers and facilitators to addressing perinatal depression and review clinical, programmatic, and system level interventions that ...
Estradiol treatment altered anticholinergic-related brain activation during working memory in ...
Obstetrics and Gynecology Publications and Presentations (2012)
Estradiol has been shown to affect cholinergic modulation of cognition in human and nonhuman animal models. This study examined the ...
Topical testosterone for breast cancer patients with vaginal atrophy related ...
Obstetrics and Gynecology Publications and Presentations (2011)
PURPOSE: Controversy exists about whether vaginal estrogens interfere with the efficacy of aromatase inhibitors (AIs) in breast cancer patients. With ...
Increased memory load-related frontal activation after estradiol treatment in postmenopausal ...
Obstetrics and Gynecology Publications and Presentations (2010)
Prior research shows that menopause is associated with changes in cognition in some older women. However, how estrogen loss and ...
Effects of oral and transdermal hormonal contraception on vascular risk ...
Obstetrics and Gynecology Publications and Presentations (2008)
OBJECTIVE: To compare the effects of oral and transdermal contraceptives containing similar hormone formulations on vascular risk markers. METHODS: We ...
Effect of depomedroxyprogesterone acetate on coagulation parameter: a pilot study
Obstetrics and Gynecology Publications and Presentations (2007)
OBJECTIVE: Recent studies have shown changes in coagulation factors, suggesting an increased risk of thrombotic events, in women on progestin-containing ...
Spinal anesthesia versus intravenous sedation for transvaginal oocyte retrieval: reproductive ...
Obstetrics and Gynecology Publications and Presentations (1997)
Transvaginal ultrasonically guided oocyte retrieval is commonly performed as part of in vitro fertilization efforts. The impact of anesthetic management ...