The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists/Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Research Award in Contraception

2008-2009
Kristina Tocce, MD
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
"Delay of Rapid Repeat Teen Pregnancy: Immediate Post-partum Subdermal Contraception"

2007-2008
Tessa Madden, MD, MPH
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
"The Estradiol Patch for the Management of Intermenstrual Bleeding in Levonorgesterol Intrauterine Device Users"

2006-2007
Nicole W. Karjane, MD
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
"Quick Start Initiation of the Contraceptive Vaginal Ring in Adolescents: A Randomized Controlled Trial"

2005-2006
Zev Williams, MD
Brigham and Women's Hospital
"Designing an Immunocontraceptive"

2004-2005
Jenell S. Coleman, MD
University of California, San Francisco
"Levonorgestrel-releasing Intrauterine Device in Women Infected with HIV-1 and its Effect on Genital Viral Shedding"

2003-2004
Kathryn H. Ostrom, MD
University of New Mexico Health Science Center
"Comparison of Progestin-only Oral Contraceptives to Combined Oral Contraceptive for Postpartum Breastfeeding Women"

2002-2003
Carrie Cwiak, MD/Alison B. Edelman, MD
Emory University School of Medicine/Oregon Health Sciences University
"A Multimedia Interactive Presentation for Teaching Contraception to Medical Students"

2001-2002
Kenneth D. Clark, MD
Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center of West Virginia University-Charleston Division
"Depot Medroxyprogesterone Acetate as a Contraceptive and Bone Loss in Young Women:  Is Concomitant Low Dose Transdermal Estrogen Beneficial"

2000-2001
A. Wendy Askew, MD
Milford Hall Medical Center/Brooke Army Medical Center
"A Randomized, Double-blinded, Controlled Clinical Trial in Adolescent Patients to Evaluate the Effects on Cycle Control of the Three 20mcg Containing OCs that are Currently Available in the United States"

1999-2000
Melissa Gilliam, MD
University of Illinois at Chicago
"Increasing Oral Contraceptive Use and Compliance Among Young Hispanic Women"

1998-1999
Daniel M. Breitkopf, MD
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
"Investigation of the Clinical Efficacy of Second- versus Third-generation Oral Contraceptives in the Treatment of Hyperandrogenic Syndromes"

Contact:

Kathleen Kenny
researchgrants@acog.org