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Martha Noel, MD
Martha Noel, MD

Assistant Professor
Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences
[email protected]

Contact Information

Mailing Address: 499 Illinois, Sixth Floor, Box 0916,
San Francisco, CA 94158
Practice Phone: 415-353-3040

Dr. Noel's clinical and research interests include polycystic ovary syndrome, optimization of fertility treatment, and fertility preservation.


2002 Duke University, Durham, NC B.S. Biology
2009 Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY M.D. Medicine
2013 New York Presbyterian Hospital
Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY
Residency Obstetrics & Gynecology
2016 University of California, San Francisco, CA Fellowship Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

Achievements & Recognition

2009 Sarah O’Laughlin Foley Prize in Clinical Medicine
2009 George Ladas Prize for Efficiency in Gynecology
2006-2007 Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Scholar

Selected Publications

Greenwood E, Noel M, Shinkai K, Kao CN, Pasch L, Cedars MI, Huddleston HG. Vigorous exercise is associated with improved outcomes in polycystic ovary syndrome independent of total exercise expenditure. Fertil Steril. Epub Nov 2015.

Noel M, Kao CN, Shinkai K, Pasch L, Cedars MI, Huddleston HG. Markers of insulin resistance predict metabolic syndrome in women with polycystic ovary syndrome. In submission.

Lowe J, Maller J, Pe’er I, Neale B, Salit J, Kenny E, Shea J, Burkhardt R, Smith J, Ji W, Noel M, Foo J, Blundell M, Skilling V, Garcia L, Sullivan M, Lee H, Labek A, Ferdowsian H, Auerbach S, Lifton R, Newton-Cheh C, Breslow J, Stoffel M, Daly M, Altshuler D, Friedman J. Genome-wide association studies in an isolated founder population from the Pacific island of Kosrae. PLoS Genetics. 5(2):e1000365. Epub Feb 2009.