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Rebecca Schwartz, MD, MS
Rebecca Schwartz, MD, MS
Graduated - Class of 2020

Indian Health Service – Chinle, AZ





Institution Degree Field of Study
2021 University of California, San Francisco Residency Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
2017 University of California, San Francisco Residency Pediatrics
2015 University of Pennsylvania MD Medicine
2011 Bryn Mawr College   Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Medical Program
2009 Stanford BS, MS Earth Systems;  Human Biology

Research & Professional Experience

2014 - 2015 Medical Student Researcher - University of Pennsylvania - Performed retrospective cost analysis of quality improvement project in the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Intensive Care Nursery.
2012 Medical Student -Research Assistant - MacGregor Infectious Disease Clinic - Performed patient follow up in study examining the effects of a post-discharge Infectious Disease Transition Service (IDTS) on outcomes for patients on outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy.
2010 Pre-medical Research Assistant - Seattle Children's Hospital Emergency Department - Assisted in entry and management of data for study investigating effectiveness of the rotavirus vaccine.
2005 Undergraduate Student Researcher - Round River Conservation Studies, Damaraland, Namibia - Designed and implemented wildlife and vegetation surveys for the Namibian government while living and working with local NGO employees. Findings helped shape conservation plans for resource-limited rural communities.
2005 Student - Hopkins Marine Station - Sailed a 3000 n.mile course with student team and completed original research on mid-ocean eddies.

Achievements & Recognition

Year Major Honors
2019 One of the Top Letters of Interest - Outpatient Foley Balloons at UCSF: Reducing healthcare costs and improving patient well-being during induction of labor
2012 Member of team that received 2012 CPUP Quality & Patient Safety Award for work on the Infectious Disease Transition Service.
2012 Recipient of grant from Medical Students for Choice to complete a Reproductive Health Externship at the Cherry Hill Women's Center

Oral Presentations

Schwartz R, Gibson C, Baskind M. Group Medical Care for Expectant Parents and Young families: a collaboration between Obstetric and Pediatric residents. Academic Pediatric Association Region IX and X Meeting. Oral presentation by Drs. Gibson and Baskind.

Poster Presentations

Schwartz R, Cheeks, Oleson, Cohen C, Drey E, Seidman D. Trichomonas vaginalis prevalence in patients presenting for abortion. Poster Presentation - Society of Family Planning.


Cheeks M, Schwartz R, Oleson EC, Cohen S, Drey E, Seidman D. Offering universal trichomonas vaginalis testing to patients presenting for abortion at an urban hospital-based clinic. Contraception. 2021 Feb 1;S0010-7824(21)00021-4. doi: 10.1016/j.contraception.2021.01.011. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33539801