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UCSF OB/GYN&RS Residency Program
550 16th Street, 7th Floor
OBGYN, Mailstop 0132
San Francisco, CA 94143-0132
|Mission Bay||(415) 476 - 5192||(415) 476 - 1811|
|Mount Zion||(415) 353 - 9240||(415) 353 - 9509|
|San Francisco General Hospital||(415) 206 - 3061||(415) 206 - 3112|
Research/Clinical Interests: global health, health disparities, reproductive endocrinology and infertility
|Institution||Degree||Field of Study|
|current||University of California, San Francisco||Residency||Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences|
|2016||University of California, Los Angeles- DREW||MD||Medicine|
|2009||Stanford University||BA||Human Biology|
Research & Professional Experience
|2014-2016||Collaborative research between Charles R. Drew University and the Los Angeles County of Public Health- Primary research focused on a descriptive study of Trichomoniasis in LA County Public Health Centers using the nucleic acid amplification test (NAAT).|
|2013||University of California, Los Angeles Short Term Training Program in Mozambique- Collaborative research with the Center for Disease Control to examine gender-based violence programmatic efficiency|
|2009-2012||Clinical Research Coordinator, UCSF OBGYN and Reproductive Sciences- Primary research focused on the vaginal microbiome and its correlation with preterm labor. Also investigated the proinflammatory effects of nonoxynol 9 on the female reproductive tract and its implications for HIV infection.|
Achievements & Recognition
|2014||Association of Black Women Physicians Scholarship Recipient|
Brittni Johnson, Laurie Campbell Bruns, Makini Boothe MPH, Daniel DeUgarte MD, Emily Hartford MD. UCLA Center for World Health; ASPPH/CDC Allan Rosenfield Global Health Fellowship. Examining GBV Programmatic Efficiency in Mozambique: An Analysis of CDC Partnerships. Poster presentation at the 5th Annual Consortium of Universities for Global Health. Washington DC. May 9-12, 2014.
JC Chen, BA Johnson, M Takeda, J Pannell, J Perry, JC Irwin, KK Smith-McCune, B Shacklett, R Greenblatt, WC Greene, L Giudice, University of California San Francisco. In vivo and in vitro pro-inﬂammatory effects of nonoxynol-9 (N9) and the universal placebo gel: implications for HIV infection in the upper female reproductive tract. Abstract and poster presentation at the 14th International Symposium for Immunology of Reproduction. Boston, MA. May 28-June 1, 2013.
KK Smith-McCune, J Chen, RM Greenblatt, BL Shacklett, U Shanmugasundaram, BA Johnson, F Barragan, JC Irwin, M Takeda, J Pannell1, J Perry, WC Greene, LC Giudice. University of California San Francisco, Unexpected pro-inﬂammatory effects on the upper female reproductive tract of nonoxynol-9 and the universal placebo gel. Abstract and poster presentation at the 14th International Symposium for Immunology of Reproduction. Boston, MA. May 28-June 1, 2013.
Johnson BA, Chen J, Roan N, Barragan F, Irwin JC, Giudice LC. University of California San Francisco. Seminal Plasma Induces Secretion of Pro-Inflammatory Cytokines by Human Endometrial Epithelium and Stroma. Abstract and poster presentation at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine Meeting. San Diego, CA. October 22-24, 2012.
Trimble L.B. Spitzer, MD, Nam D Tran, MD,PhD, Brittni A Johnson, BA., Alberuni Zamah, MD,PhD and Linda Giudice, MD,PhD. University of California San Francisco. The Impact of Hyperstimulated Endometrium with Discordant Morphologic and Molecular Phenotypes. Abstract and poster presentation at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine Meeting. Orlando, FL. October 18, 2011.
Joseph C Chen, David W Erikson, Juan C Irwin, Michelle R Meyer, Brittni A Johnson, Fatima Barragan, Zara Zelenko, John S Tamaresis, Kim Chi Vo, Linda C. Giudice. University of California San Francisco. Effects of Nonoxynol-9 on Endometrial Cytokine Secretion Using an In Vitro Co-Culture System in HIV-Negative Women. Poster Presentation at the Center for Reproductive Sciences Annual Retreat. San Francisco, CA. May 27, 2011.
Katherine Bianco, Matthew Gormley, Gabriel Goldfien, Brittni Johnson, Michael McMaster, Mari-Paul Thiet, Susan Fisher. University of California San Francisco. Global Gene Expression Profiling of the Maternal/Fetal Interface in Common Aneuploidies: Identification of Gene Dosage-Dependant Phenotypes. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Volume 204, Issue 1, Supplement 1, January 2011, Page S284. Abstract and poster presentation at the 2011 Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine Annual Meeting, San Francisco CA February 12, 2011.
Richard W. Hyman, Marilyn Fukushima, Ronald W. Davis, Aaron B. Caughey, Brittni Johnson, Kim Chi Vo, Linda C. Giudice, Stanford University; University of California San Francisco. A Metagenomics Approach to Determine if Novel Bacteria Predict Recurrent, Unexplained Preterm Birth. Poster Presentation at the Third Biennial March of Dimes Burroughs Welcome Foundation Symposium: Preventing Prematurity: Establishing a Network for Innovation and Discovery. Newport Beach, California, December 6, 2010.
Chen J.C., Johnson B.A., Erikson D.W., Piltonen T.T., Barragan F., Chu S., Kohgadai N., Irwin J.C., Greene W.C., Giudice L.C., Roan N.R.. Seminal plasma induces global transcriptomic changes associated with cell migration, proliferation and viability in endometrial epithelial cells and stromal fibroblasts. Human Reproduction. 2014, Jun; 29(6): 1255-1270. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 24626806.
Hyman R.W., Fukushima, M., Jiang, H., Fung, E., Rand, L., Johnson, B.A., Vo, K.C., Caughey, A.B., Hilton, J.F., Davis, R.W., Giudice, L.C.. Diversity of the Vaginal Microbiome Correlates With Preterm Birth. Reproductive Sciences. 2014, Jan; 21(1): 32-40. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 23715799.
Smith-McCune, K.K., Chen, J.C., Greenblatt, R.M., Shacklett, B.L., Shanmugasundaram, U., Hilton, J.F., Johnson, B.A., Irwin, J.C., Giudice, L.C.. Unexpected Inflammatory Effects of Intravaginal Gels (Universal Placebo Gel and Nonoxynol-9) on the Upper Female Reproductive Tract: an Observational Crossover Study. Plos One. 2015, Jul 10(7): 1-21.Cited in PubMed; PMID: 26177352.
Bianco, K., Gormley, M., Goldfien, G., Johnson, B., McMaster, M., Thiet, M.P., Fisher, S.. Global Gene Expression Profiling of the Maternal/Fetal Interface in Common Aneuploidies: Identification of Gene Dosage-Dependant Phenotypes. http://www.ajog.org/article/S0002-9378(10)02002-8/fulltext. 2011, January 03.
Johnson, B.A., Campbell Bruns, L., Boothe, M., DeUgarte, D., Hartford, E.. (2014, September 24). Examining GBV Programmatic Efficiency in Mozambique: An Analysis of CDC Partnerships http://www.annalsofglobalhealth.org/article/S2214-9996(14)00252-5/fulltext