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UCSF MC Women's Hospital

Resident Publications and Research


2019 Resident Research Day Topics

Micki Baron, MD Michele (Micki) Baron, MD

-“I Just Want It Out”: A Qualitative Study On Forced Negotiations Around IUD Removal
Advisor: Jennifer Kerns, MD, MS, MPH

Adam Bonnington, MD Adam Bonnington, MD

Contraceptive Counseling for Transgender Men and Gender Diverse People Who Were Female Sex Assigned at Birth
Advisor: Juno Obedin-Maliver, MD, MPH, MAS

Zoë Julian, MD, MPH Zoë Julian, MD, MPH

Structures and Self: Advancing Equity and Justice in Sexual and Reproductive Health
Advisors: Biftu Mengesha, MD, MAS, Jody Steinauer, MD, MAS, Andrea Jackson, MD, MAS, Monica McLemore PhD, MPH, RN, and Christine Dehlendorf MD, MAS

Travis-Riley Korenaga, MD Travis-Riley Korenaga, MD

Better Late Than Never: Brachytherapy is More Important Than Timeframe in Cervical Cancer Outcomes
Advisors: Lee-may Chen, MD and Jocelyn Chapman, MD

Erica Manrriquez, MD Erica Manrríquez, MD

Disparities in Genetics Assessment for Women with Ovarian Cancer: Can We Do Better?
Advisors: Lee-may Chen, MD and Jocelyn Chapman, MD

Melanie Maykin, MD Melanie Maykin, MD

Therapeutic Rest to Delay Admission in Early Labor: A Study on Morphine Sleep
Advisors: Stephanie Gaw MD, PhD and Adam Lewkowitz, MD, MPHS

Diana Robles, MD Diana Robles, MD

Differences in Postpartum Pain Management Following Cesarean Section for Primary English Speaking Patients Compared to Non-English Speaking Patients
Advisors: Vanessa Jacoby, MD, MAS, Melissa Rosenstein, MD, MAS and Meg Autry, MD

Robin Skory, MD, PhD Robin Skory, MD, PhD

Applying Follicle Culture and a PCOS Cohort to Identify Ovarian Mechanosensitive Genes: RAMP1 and ADAMTS19
Advisors: Paolo Rinaudo, MD, PhD and Tracy K. Woodruff, PhD, MPH

Wenjia Zhang, MD Wenjia Zhang, MD

Nationwide Use of the Robot for Benign Gynecologic Surgery
Advisor: Vanessa Jacoby MD, MAS



Weston E, Raker C, HUANG D,Parker A, Cohen M, Robison K, Mathews C Opioid use after minimally invasive hysterectomy in gynecologic oncology patients Gynecol Oncol. 2019 Aug 9. pii: S0090-8258(19)31453-2. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2019.08.002. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 31405609
Deshpande NA, LABORA A, Sammel MD, Schreiber CA, Sonalkar S. Relationship between body mass index and operative time in women receiving immediate postpartum tubal ligation. Contraception. 2019 May 10. pii: S0010-7824(19)30166-0. doi: 10.1016/j.contraception.2019.05.003. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 31082395
Hoppenot C, Thomas S, PETERS PN, Lee N, Yamada SD Malignant bowel obstruction due to uterine or ovarian cancer: Are there differences in outcome? Gynecol Oncol. 2019 May 2. pii: S0090-8258(19)31183-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2019.04.681. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 31056111
Deiner MS, Fathy C, KIM J, Niemeyer K, Ramirez D, Ackley SF, Liu F, Lietman TM, Porco TC Facebook and Twitter vaccine sentiment in response to measles outbreaks Health Informatics J. 2017 Nov 1:1460458217740723. doi: 10.1177/1460458217740723. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29148313 [Available on 2019-05-01]
Movilla P, ORLANDO MS, Wang J, Opoku-Anane J Predictors of prolonged operative time for robotic-assisted laparoscopic myomectomy. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2019 Apr 26. pii: S1553-4650(19)30207-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jmig.2019.04.019. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 31034977
Janiak E, Fulcher IR, Cottrill AA, TANTOCO N, Mason AH, Fortin J, Sabino J, Goldberg AB. Massachusetts' Parental Consent Law and Procedural Timing Among Adolescents Undergoing Abortion Obstet Gynecol. 2019 May;133(5):978-986. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000003190. PMID: 30969206
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 May;143(1):137-144. doi: 10.1007/s11060-019-03147-6. Epub 2019 Mar 13. PMID: 30868355
CASSIDY A, Herrick C, Norton ME, Ursell PC, Vargas J, Kerns JL How does Fetal Autopsy after Pregnancy Loss or Termination for Anomalies and other Complications Change Recurrence Risk?
AJP Rep. 2019 Jan;9(1):e30-e35. doi: 10.1055/s-0039-1681013. Epub 2019 Feb 18.
PMID: 30783547
Dean T Jr, Bell LM / BONNINGTON, A Selected topics in prenatal medicine and obstetrics. In: Nelson pediatrics board review: Certification and recertification. Elsevier Inc; 2019. p. 717-23 ISBN: 9780323530514
KIM J, Oldenburg CE, Cooley G, Amza A, Kadri B, Nassirou B, Cotter SY, Stoller NE, West SK, Bailey RL, Keenan JD, Gaynor BD, Porco TC, Lietman TM, Martin DL Community Level Chlamydial Serology for Assessing Trahcoma Elimination in Trachoma-Endemic Niger
PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2019 Jan 28;13(1):e0007127. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0007127. eCollection 2019 Jan.
PMID: 30689671
Pereira JP Jr, MAYKIN MM, Vasconcelos Z, Avvad-Portari E, Zin AA, Tsui I, Brasil P, Nielsen-Saines K, Moreira ME, Gaw SL. The Role of Amniocentesis in the Diagnosis of Congenital Zika Syndrome. Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Jan 8. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciz013. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 30624579
McNAMARA BC, Cutler A, Lundsberg L, Kennedy HP, Gariepy A. "I'm used to doing it by myself": exploring self-reliance in pregnancy. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2018 Oct 5;18(1):393. doi: 10.1186/s12884-018-2022-8. PMID: 30290785
CRAIG AD, Steinauer J, Kuppermann M, Schmittdiel JA, Dehlendorf C. Pill, patch, or ring? A mixed methods analysis of provider counseling about combined hormonalcontraception. Contraception. 2019 Feb;99(2):104-110. doi: 10.1016/j.contraception.2018.09.001. Epub 2018 Sep 15. PMID: 30227121
PREMKUMAR A, Baer RJ, Jelliffe-Pawlowski LL, Norton ME The effect of hypertensive disorders in pregnancy on preterm birth rates among African-American women Am J Perinatol. 2019 Jan;36(2):148-154. doi: 10.1055/s-0038-1660461. Epub 2018 Jul 6. PMID: 29980155
BOYD B, Pratt T, Mishra K Fungal lumbosacral osteomyelitis after robotic-assisted laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg. 2018 Nov/Dec;24(6):e46-e48. doi: 10.1097/SPV.0000000000000612. PMID 30059439
Raifman S, ORLANDO M, Rafie S, Grossman D Medication abortion: the potential of pharmacy dispensing J Am Pharm Assoc (2003). 2018 Jul - Aug;58(4):377-381. doi: 10.1016/j.japh.2018.04.011. Epub 2018 May 8. PMID: 29752204
UKOHA EP, Yee LM. Use of Electronic Patient Portals in Pregnancy: An Overview J Midwifery Womens Health. 2018 May;63(3):335-339. doi: 10.1111/jmwh.12761. Epub 2018 May 14. PMID: 29758124
BONNINGTON, A: Autry, M Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding in Women Desiring Contraception Who Are Taking Anticoagulation Therapy. Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Apr;131(4):632-634. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000002518. PMID: 29528927
MANRRÍQUEZ E, Chapman JS, Mak J, Blanco AM, Chen LM Disparities in Genetic Assessment for Women with Ovarian Cancer: How can we do better? Gynecol Oncol. 2018 Apr;149(1):84-88. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2017.10.034. PMID: 29605055
KNITTEL AK, Graham LF, Peterson J, Lopez W, Snow RC Access to free or affordable health care services among young people exchanging sex in Detroit J Urban Health. 2018 Apr 5. doi: 10.1007/s11524-018-0239-5. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29623656
Kerns JL, Mengesha B, McNamara BC, CASSIDY A, Pearlson G, Kuppermann M. Effect of counseling quality on anxiety, grief, and coping after second-trimester abortion for pregnancy complications. Contraception. 2018 Jun;97(6):520-523. doi: 10.1016/j.contraception.2018.02.007. Epub 2018 Mar 26. PMID: 29477632
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



ORLANDO MS, Opoku-Anane J. Cesarean Ectopic Scar Revision American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists 2019 Global Congress Oral
ORLANDO MS, Blatt C, Rosenstien MG, Opoku-Anane J Obstetric Outcomes in a Contemporary Cohort of Women with Endometriosis at an Academic Medical Center American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists 2019 Global Congress Oral
CORBETTA-RASTELLI C, Steward R, Sokoloff A, Bednarek P, Drey E, Pearlson G, Kerns J Participant side effect and satisfaction outcomes: secondary analysis of a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of intrafetal digoxin as an adjuvant for dilation and evacuation at 20 to 24 weeks’ gestation Society for Family Planning Poster
HUANG D,Greenwood E, Marsh P, Runge A, Cedars M, Rosen M Comparison of euploid rates via preimplantation genetic testing for aneuploidy (PGT-A) and subsequent pregnancy outcomes between Asian and White patients American Society for Reproductive Medicine 2019 Scientific Congress & Expo Oral
HUANG D,Greenwood E, Kao C, Quinn M, Cedars M, Huddleston H Prevalence and predictors of adequate physical activity in a multiethnic polycystic ovary syndrome patient population American Society for Reproductive Medicine 2019 Scientific Congress & Expo Poster
SCHWARTZ R, Cheeks, Oleson, Cohen C, Drey E, Seidman D Trichomonas vaginalis prevalence in patients presenting for abortion Society of Family Planning Poster
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. American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) 2019 Annual Meeting. Chicago, Illinois Poster
Korenaga T, KIM J, Pierson W, Yoshida E, Chen LM Brachytherapy Facility Case Volume Does Not Affect Overall Survival Western Association of Gynecologic Oncologists (WAGO) 2019 Annual Meeting Poster
KLEIN D, REYES F, Swanson M, Ueda S, McNally L, Chen LM The Timed Get Up and Go Test Predicts Post-Operative Disposition Better Than the American Society of Anesthesiologist Score Western Association of Gynecologic Oncologists (WAGO) 2019 Annual Meeting Poster
GARCIA E, Pierson W, Chen LM, Swanson M Does post-operative chemoradiation improve survival compared to post-operative radiotherapy alone for patients with intermediate-risk cervical cancer initially treated with radical hysterectomy? Western Association of Gynecologic Oncologists Annual Meeting Poster
GARCIA E, Guerra R, Freeman J, Pierson W, Chapman J, Chen LM Does Conization Matter? Recurrence Rates in Women with Early-stage Cervical Cancer who Underwent Preoperative Cold Knife Conization Followed by Minimally Invasive versus Abdominal Radical Hysterectomy Western Association of Gynecologic Oncologists (WAGO) 2019 Annual Meeting Poster
McNAMARA B, MANRRÍQUEZ E, Pierson W, Chen L Treatment of Uterine Carcinosarcoma: A Retrospective Review of 89 Cases Western Association of Gynecologic Oncologists (WAGO) 2019 Annual Meeting Poster
BOYD B, Gibson C, Van Den Eeden SK, McCaw B, Subak L, Huang AJ Interpersonal Trauma: An Under-Recognized Risk Factor for Symptomatic Urinary Tract Dysfunction in Midlife and Older Women ACOG 67th Annual Meeting Poster
BOYD B, Gibson C, Van Den Eeden SK, McCaw B, Subak L, Huang AJ Interpersonal Trauma: An Under-Recognized Risk Factor for Symptomatic Urinary Tract Dysfunction in Midlife and Older Women American Urological Association (AUA) 2019 Annual Meeting Poster
MCNAMARA B, Joudeh L, CORBETTA-RASTELLI C, ORLANDO M, Kerns J Women's experiences traveling out of state to receive abortion services National Abortion Federation's 43rd Annual Meeting Poster
Henry, D, Washington C, RASHAD M, MubasherM, Fan G, Rao V, Matthews R, Frazier M Glycemic microenvironment and ovarian cancer risk in underserved minority populations Grady Memorial Hospital Resident Research Day Poster
ZHANG W, Dau K, Frometa K, Millar K, Autry M Attitudes Around Interprofessional Team-Based Learning on Labor and Delivery APGO/CREOG annual meeting Poster
Feinglass J, UKOHA E, Yee L Patient Portal Use For Secure Messaging during Pregnancy ACOG 67th Annual Meeting Poster
TEAL EN, Lewkowitz AK, Tran C, Koser S, Gaw SL Racial disparities in labor induction outcomes ACOG 67th Annual Meeting Poster
TEAL EN, Lewkowitz AK, Tran C, Koser S, Gaw SL Prelabor rupture of membranes at term: When should we recommend induction? ACOG 67th Annual Meeting Poster
TEAL EN, Lewkowitz AK, Tran C, Koser S, Gaw SL Relationship between maternal BMI and labor induction outcomes ACOG 67th Annual Meeting Poster
TEAL EN, Lewkowitz AK, Tran C, Koser S, Gaw SL Relationship between maternal age and induction of labor outcomes ACOG 67th Annual Meeting Poster
Freeman J, GARCIA E, Pierson W, Guerra RA, Chapman J, Chen LM Recurrence patterns and survival among women with early-stage cervical cancer following minimally invasive versus open abdominal radical hysterectomy Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) 50th Annual Meeting Poster
GOODWIN D, Krychman M, Juravic M, Rowen T Vaginal Health for Cancer Survivors Undergoing Pelvic Radiation International Society of the Study of Women’s Sexual Health Poster
Autry M, Whetstone S, Mengesha B, Hill L, GOODWIN D, Miller, E Welcome to Our Bayou: Supporting UIM Trainees APGO/CREOG annual meeting Oral
KORENAGA T, Swanson M, Pierson W, Chapman JC, Chen LM Better late than never: Brachytherapy is more important than timeframe in cervical cancer outcomes Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) 50th Annual Meeting Oral
Dugan, KB , MCNAMARA B, Lu L, Litkouhi B, Azodi M, Schwartz PE, Ratner E, Menderes G, Silasi DA Surgical approach for interval debulking after neoadjuvant chemotherapy for treatment of advanced stage ovarian cancer Society of Gynecologic Oncology's 50th Annual Meeting Poster
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. Poster
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 Poster
TEAL EN, Lewkowitz AK, Tran C, Koser S, Gaw SL Relationship between maternal age and induction of labor outcomes SRI 66th Annual Scientific Meeting in Paris, France Poster
CASSIDY A, Caughey A, Gaw S Predictors of Maternal Sepsis: A Population-based Cohort Study. Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine Poster
Sobhani NC,CASSIDY A, Qi Z, Yu J, Norton M, Chetty S Abnormal chorionic villi morphology and risk of aneuploidy Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine Poster
SIEGEL MR, Dudley B, Wheeler M, Ustinov A, Li B, Rosenstein MG Postpartum Concerns after Discharge: Does Race/Ethnicity Matter? Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine Annual Pregnancy Meeting Poster
SCHWARTZ R, Gibson C, Baskind M Group Medical Care for Expectant Parents and Young families: a collaboration between Obstetric and Pediatric residents American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists 2018 Global Congress Oral presentation by Drs. Gibson and Baskind