The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists/Ortho-McNeil Academic Training Fellowships in Obstetrics and Gynecology

2009-2010
Chad A. Grotegut, MD
Duke University Medical Center, Durham
"Beta-arrestin Mediated Desensitization of the Oxytocin Receptor"

Sacha Krieg, MD
Stanford Hospitals and Clinics in Palo Alto, California
"Decidual Factors in Recurrent Pregnancy Loss"

2008-2009
Karin K. Shih, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
"MicroRNA Profiling in Advanced Ovarian Cancer"

Amanda B. White, MD
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas
"Accelerating Wound Healing After Anal Sphincter Injury: Satellite Cell Recruitment"

2007-2008
Tracy M. Tomlinson, MD
Washington University in St. Louis
"Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Hypoxia-induced Murine Placental Injury"

Laura T. Lawrence, MD
Washington University in St. Louis
"Maternal Insulin Resistance and Elevated Fructose -- Adverse Effects on Embryo Competence and Pregnancy Outcome"

2006-2007
Erica E. Marsh, MD
Northwestern University
"Role of MicroRNA in Human Uterine Leiomyoma Pathogenesis and Growth"

David D. Rahn, MD
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
"The Effect of Pregnancy, Partuition and Fourth Degree Laceration on the Function of the External Anal Sphincter"

2004-2005
Richard Drake, MD
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas
"Gene Expression Profiling to Predict Platinum-sensitivity in Ovarian Cancer"

2005-2006
Bonnie K. Dwyer, MD
University of Vermont
"The Increased Risk for Pre-eclampsia in Pregnant Patients with Medical Conditions may be Mediated by an Imbalance of Pro- and Anti- Angiogenesis Factors"

Ashley S. Roman, MD
New York University School of Medicine
"n-3 PUFA on Pregnancy-related Tissues"

2004-2005
Richard Drake, MD
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas
"Gene Expression Profiling to Predict Platinum-sensitivity in Ovarian Cancer"

Victoria K. Minior, MD
New York University School of Medicine
"The Level and Duration of Hypoxemia Directly Determines the Fetal Nucleated Red Blood Cell Count"

2003-2004
Sejal Dharia, MD
University of Alabama at Birmingham
"Studies on the Mechanisms for Adrenal Androgen Deficiency in Aging"

Laurie J. McKenzie, MD
Baylor College of Medicine
"Predictors of Fertilization and Embryo Morphology:  A Strategy to Reduce Multiple Gestations"

2002-2003
Muriel Boreham, MD
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
"Markers of Denervation/Regeneration in the Levator Ani Muscle of Women With Pelvic Floor Prolapse"

Jerald S. Goldstein, MD
University of Vermont College of Medicine
"Effects of Estradiol and Progesterone on Cardiac Protein Synthesis and IGF-1 Expression"

2001-2002
Bhavana Pothuri, MD
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
"Genetic Analysis of Ovarian Carcinoma Histogenesis"

Michael J. Heard, MD
Baylor College of Medicine
"Genetic Analysis of the P53 Tumor Suppressor Gene in Endometriosis"

2000-2001
John O. Schorge, MD
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
"A Molecular Model for the Development of BRCA1-related Papillary Serous Carcinoma of the Peritoneum"

Mylene Yao, MD
Brigham and Women's Hospital
"The Hormonal and Genetic Regulation of Hoxa-20 and Wnt-5a in Implantation"

1999-2000
W. Michael Lin, MD
Southwestern Medical Center
"Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and TP53 Analysis of Fluid-based PAP Smears"

Ramin Mirhashemi, MD
University of Miami School of Medicine
"Heat Shock Protein Vaccine for Induction of Peptide Specific Cytotoxic T Lymphocytes Against Cervical Cancer"

1998-1999
Karen H. Lu, MD
Brigham and Women's Hospital
"Genetic Alterations in Familial Ovarian Cancers versus Sporadic Ovarian Cancers"

Debra A. Minjarez, MD
Southwestern Medical Center
"The Role of 5-α Reductase in Cervical Ripening"

1997-1998
Anil K. Sood, MD
University of Iowa College of Medicine
"Genomic Instability:  Why the Guardian Fails in Ovarian Cancer"

Margareta Pisarska, MD
Baylor College of Medicine
"Climacteric Oophorectomy Accelerates Aging"

1996-1997
Ilana Cass, MD
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
"Genetic Alterantions in Ovarian Cancinoma"

Isabelle P. Ryan, MD
University of California, San Francisco
"Chemokine Expression in the Pathophysiology of Endometriosis"

1995-1996
Kian Behbakht, MD
University of Pennsylvania
"Gene Therapy for Ovarian Cancer"

Donna Dizon-Townson, MD
The University of Utah
"Genetic Predisposition to Preterm Delivery:  Linkage Analysis"

1994-1995
Valerie Baker, MD
University of California, San Francisco
"Regulation of Vessel Tone by Estrogen and Epidermal Growth Factor"

Omid Khorram, MD, PhD
University of California, San Diego
"The Effect ofGrowth Hormone Releasing Hormone (GHRH) on the Immune Function of Aging Women"

1993-1994
Angela Palumbo, MD
Brigham and Women's Hospital
"Characterization of the Mechanism of Apoptosis in the Ovary:  Role of Growth Factors and Cytokines"

Jan Shifren, MD
University of California, San Francisco
"Developmental Expression and Regulation of Fascular Endothelial Growth Factor in the Human Fetal Adrenal Gland"

1992-1993
Young Bae Kim, MD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
"The Role of Adhesion Proteins in the Intraperitoneal Spread of Ovarian Cancer"

Kathryn D. McGowan, MD
The Johns Hopkins University
"Genetic Diagnosis Prior to Conception Through Analysis of the First Polar Body"

1991-1992
Barbara Goff, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital
"Treatment of Ovarian Cancer With Photodynamic Therapy and Immunoconjugates"

Yoel Sadovsky, MD
University of California, San Francisco
"Estrogen Regulation of the Differentiated Myometrial Response:  Establishment of an In Vitro System"

1990-1991
Guy M. Boike, MD
University of Miami School of Medicine
"A Research Proposal to Develop and Characterize a New, Short Term In Vitro Radiation Sensitivity Assay for Studies in Experimental Modulation of Radiation Sensitivity in Gynecologic Cancer Cell Lines"

Peter R. Casson, MD
University of Tennessee, Memphis
"CASH Adrenal Cortex Receptors:  In Vitro Characterization"

1989-1990
Cecillia T. Valdes, MD
Baylor College of Medicine
"Insulin Resistance and Hyperandrogenism"

James A. Grifo, MD, PhD
Yale University
"Novel Methods for Genetic Prenatal Diagnosis"

1988-1989
Susan M. Cox, MD
University of Texas, SWMC
"Biomolecular Basis of Infection-induced Preterm Labor"

Timothy R. Yeko, MD
University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago
"Luteinizing Hormone/Human Chorionic Gonadotropin Receptors and Tissue Progesterone, 17 β-Estradial and 17 α-Hydroxyprogesterone Levels in Human Corpora Lutea"

1987-1988
Deborah A. Metzger, MD, PhD
Duke University Medical Center
"The Use of Diethylstilbestrol Metabolites and Analogs as Probes for Estrogen Receptor-nuclear Acceptor Site Interaction"

Randle S. Corfman, MD, PhD
Yale University School of Medicine
"Studies on the Molecular Nature Endometriosis-associated Infertility"

1986-1987
Beth Young Karlan, MD
James M. Wheeler, MD

1985-1986
Frances H. Taney, MD
Robert N. Taylor, MD, PhD

1984-1985
Robert L. Barbieri, MD
Jeffery M. Dicke, MD

1983-1984
Henry J. Cheng, MD
Kenneth N. Muse, Jr, MD

1982-1983
Elliott K. Main, MD
John P. Micha, MD

1981-1982
Michael R. Caudle, MD
Robert S. Schenken, MD

1980-1981
James H. Beeson, MD
Mary C. Martin, MD

1979-1980
Kent Crickard, MD
Ralph K. Tamura, MD

1978-1979
Arnold S. Grandis, MD
William H. Pfeffer, MD

1977-1978
Sharon L. Dooley, MD
Robert d. Nachtigall, MD

1976-1977
Lois R. Levine, MD
William J. Mann, MD

1975-1976
Stephen P. Boyers, MD
Uchenna C. Nwosu, MD

1974-1975
William H. Clewell, MD
Emery A. Wilson, MD

1973-1974
Bruce B. Ettinger, MD
Daniel H. Riddick, MD

1972-1973
William R. Keye, Jr, MD
Larry L. Veltman, MD

1971-1972
Peter E. Fehr, MD
Joe Leigh Simpson, MD

Contact:

Kathleen Kenny
kkenny@acog.org