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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: Ovarian cancer, HPV & cervical cancer, palliative care, health disparities, reproductive justice, single payer healthcare systems
|Institution||Degree||Field of Study|
|current||University of California, San Francisco||Residency||Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences|
|2017||The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine – Chicago, IL||MD||Medicine|
|2013||Washington University in St. Louis – St. Louis, MO||BA||
Biology: Neuroscience and History
Research & Professional Experience
|2014-2017||Researcher at The University of Chicago: Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Section of Gynecologic Oncology – the role of the microenvironment in ovarian cancer chemosensitivity and disease progression; genetic variants in hereditary breast and ovarian cancer|
|2017||Researcher at The University of Chicago: Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Section of Gynecologic Oncology – patient factors influencing decision making of gynecologic cancer patients with malignant bowel obstruction|
|2017||Researcher at The University of Chicago: Department of Radiation Oncology – factors influencing cervical cancer outcomes with focus on demographics, tumor subtypes, and treatment|
|2014-2016||AAMC Central Region Legislative Affairs Delegate of the Organization of Student Representatives (OSR), University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine|
|2013-2014||Co-Director of Leadership Board, Maria Shelter Free Clinic in Chicago, IL|
|2013||Senior Honors Thesis at Washington University in St. Louis: Department of Neurology— ERK-mediated regulation of amyloid-β in a mouse model of Alzheimer’s disease|
Achievements & Recognition
|2017||Leon O. Jacobson Prize for the best oral presentation given by a non-PhD student in the basic biological sciences, University of Chicago|
|2017||Graduation with honors, University of Chicago|
|2017||The Joseph A. Capps Award for Outstanding Proficiency in Clinical Medicine, University of Chicago|
|2017||Class of 2017 Obstetrics and Gynecology Departmental Award for Excellence, University of Chicago|
|2016||Inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, The University of Chicago|
|2016||Inducted into Gold Humanism Honor Society, The University of Chicago|
|2014||The Joseph B. Kirsner Research Award for Excellence, The University of Chicago|
|2013||Inducted into Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, Washington University in St. Louis|
|2013||Inducted into Sigma Xi Scientific Research Honor Society, Washington University in St. Louis|
Craig A, Peters PN, Chen L, Chapman J. 2018, June. “Disparate care in primary treatment of advanced ovarian cancer: do we maintain equipoise?” Western Association of Gynecologic Oncologists (WAGO) 2018 Annual Meeting. Park City, Utah.
Arya R, Jutzy JN, Contangco K, Peters PN, Daily EW, McCall AR, Howard AR, Hasan Y, Kothari R, Son CH. "Opioid use in cervical cancer patients at two urban medical centers." 2019, September. American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) 2019 Annual Meeting. Chicago, Illinois.
Pierson W, Peters PN, Quigley DA, Chen LM, Chapman JS.Characterizing the genetic profile of endometrioid ovarian carcinoma using genetic sequencing.. American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting. Atlanta, Georgia (2019).
Peters PN, Pierson W, Chen L, Chapman J, Hsu I. The role of PET/CT in surveillance after chemoradiation for cervical cancer. Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) 50th Annual Meeting (2019).
Pierson W, Peters PN, Quigley D, Chapman J. Characterizing the genetic profile of endometrioid ovarian carcinoma using genetic sequencing. American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
Annual Meeting (2019).
Craig A, Peters P, Chen L, Chapman J. Disparities in the treatment of advanced ovarian cancer. Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) 50th Annual Meeting (2019).
Arya R, Peters PN, Daily E, Jutzy J, McCall A. Howard A, Hasan Y, Son C. 2018, October. “Parametrial boost (PMB) in the era of image-guided brachytherapy (IGBT) for cervical cancer.” American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) 2018 Annual Meeting. San Antonio, Texas.
Jutzy J, Dengan M, Arya R, Peters PN, Daily E, Howard A, McCall A, Son C, Hasan Y. 2018, October. “Hematological toxicity in cervix cancer patients treated with extended field with IMRT or VMAT and feasibility in achieving bone marrow planning constraints.” American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) 2018 Annual Meeting. San Antonio, Texas.
Peters PN, Pierson W, Yeh I, Chapman J. 2018, June. “Genomic profiling in gynecologic cancer: current practice patterns and implications for therapy.” Western Association of Gynecologic Oncologists (WAGO) 2018 Annual Meeting. Park City, Utah.
Hasan A, Rehman F, Zhu F, Peters PN, Waller J, Lee N, Yamada D, Hasan Y. 2017, September. “Utility of PAP smear surveillance in detecting recurrence after definitive chemoradiation in locally advanced cervical cancer.” American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) 2017 Annual Meeting. San Diego, California.
Hoppenot C, Thomas S, Peters PN, Lee N, Yamada SD. 2017, June. “Malignant bowel obstruction in recurrent uterine and ovarian cancer patients.” Western Association of Gynecologic Oncologists (WAGO) 2017 Annual Meeting. Rancho Mirage, California.
Theophanous C, Peters PN, O’Brien P, Cousineau M. 2017, February. “What Do Medical Students Think about Healthcare Policy Education?”. Innovations in Medical Education Conference. Los Angeles, California.
Lu E, Wiskel T, Cales E, Ferguson A, Gillet V, Liu Y, Munroe E, Peters PN, Tripp R, Babcock C. 2014, September. “Reproductive Health Needs Assessment in an Adult, Urban, Emergency Department.” Association of Reproductive Health Professionals (AHRP) Annual Reproductive Health Conference. Charlotte, North Carolina.
Shahin M, Magill S, Dalle Ore C, Viner J, Peters PN, Solomon D, McDermott M. Fertility treatment is associated with multiple meningiomas and younger age at diagnosis. J Neurooncol. 2019 May;143(1):137-144. doi: 10.1007/s11060-019-03147-6. Epub 2019 Mar 13. PMID 30868355
Hoppenot C, Peters PN, Cowan M, Diaz Moore E, Hurteau J, Lee N, Yamada SD. Malignant bowel obstruction due to uterine or ovarian cancer: Are there differences in outcome?, Gynecologic Oncology. 2019 May 2. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ygyno.2019.04.681 [Epub ahead of print].
Chryplewicz A, Tienda SM, Nahotko DA, Peters PN, Lengyel E, Eckert MA. Mutant p53 regulates LPA signaling through lysophosphatidic acid phosphatase type 6. Sci Rep. 2019 Mar 26;9(1):5195. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-41352-5. PMID: 30914657
Shahin MN, Magill ST, Dalle Ore CL, Viner JA, Peters PN, Solomon DA, McDermott MW. Fertility treatment is associated with multiple meningiomas and younger age at diagnosis. J Neurooncol. 2019 Mar 13. doi: 10.1007/s11060-019-03147-6. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 30868355
Theophanous C, Peters P, O'Brien P, Cousineau MR. What do medical students think about health-care policy education? Educ Health (Abingdon). 2018 Jan-Apr;31(1):54-55. doi: 10.4103/1357-6283.239049. PMID 30117475
Peters PN, Schryver EM, Lengyel E, Kenny H. Modeling the Early Steps of Ovarian Cancer Dissemination in an Organotypic Culture of the Human Peritoneal Cavity. J Vis Exp. 2015 Dec 31;(106):e53541. doi: 10.3791/53541. PMID 26780294