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UCSF OB/GYN&RS Residency Program
490 Illinois Street
10th Floor, Box 0132
San Francisco, CA 94143
|Mission Bay||(415) 476 - 5192||(415) 476 - 1811|
|Mount Zion||(415) 353 - 9240||(415) 353 - 9509|
|San Francisco General Hospital||(628) 206 - 3061||(628) 206 - 3112|
Family planning, Minimally invasive gynecologic surgery, Sexual and reproductive health, Global health, Applied qualitative research.
|Institution||Degree||Field of Study|
|current||University of California, San Francisco||Residency||Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences|
University of California, Los Angeles
Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University; Atlanta, GA
University of California, Los Angeles
Research & Professional Experience
|2020-2021||Researcher, Usability of Virtual Reality for Anxiety Reduction during First Trimester Dilation & Curettage: A Mixed Methods Study - Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, David Geffen School of Medicine/UCLA|
|2018-2020||Researcher, Analyzing Patient Experiences of Crisis Pregnancy Centers (CPCs) in Los Angeles County from Social Media: A Mixed Methods Study - Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, David Geffen School of Medicine/UCLA|
|2014-2017||Research Coordinator, Measuring the Context of Healing: Using PROMIS in Chronic Pain Treatment - Venice Family Clinic/ University of California, Los Angeles|
|2010-2011||Principal Investigator for Master’s Thesis, Unwanted Pregnancy and Induced Abortion among Women in the Amazon Region of Colombia- Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University|
|2008-2009||Student Research Associate, The California Black Women’s Health Project - Fielding School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles|
Achievements & Recognition
|2022||Carolyn Lyle Davis Scholarship, David Geffen School of Medicine/UCLA|
|2021||Susan G. Covel and Mitchell D. Covel, M.D. Scholarship, David Geffen School of Medicine/UCLA|
|2021-2022||Medical Ethics in Reproductive Health Leadership Program Scholar, American Student Medical Association|
|2010||Global Elimination from Maternal Mortality from Abortion (GEMMA) Scholarship, Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University|
|2009||Blue and Gold Scholarship, University of California at Los Angeles|
Chan E, Korotkaya Y, Woodson R, Sridhar, A. Analyzing Patient Experiences of Crisis Pregnancy Centers in Los Angeles County from Social Media. Poster presented at: David Geffen School of Medicine Senior Scholarship Day/Los Angeles, CA. March, 2022.
Sridhar A, Shiliang Z, Woodson R, Kwan L. Non-pharmacological anxiety reduction with immersive virtual reality for first-trimester dilation and curettage: A pilot study. Poster presented at: American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting/Nashville, TN. May, 2019.
Woodson R. Best practices and lessons learned implementing HCV smart screening and linkage to care through FOCUS, an initiative encouraging routine HCV screening in healthcare settings. Poster presented at NextGen HIV and HCV Smart Screening Seminar/Irvine, CA. June, 2015.
Woodson R. Unwanted pregnancy and induced abortion among women in the Amazon region of Colombia. Poster presented at: Psychosocial Workshop. Washington, DC. May, 2011.
Sridhar A, Shiliang Z, Woodson R, Kwan L. (2020, Dec). Non-pharmacological anxiety reduction with immersive virtual reality for first-trimester dilation and curettage: A pilot study. The European Journal of Contraception & Reproductive Health Care, 25(6), 480-483.
Cited in PubMed; PMID: 33140989.
Zapata M, Woodson R, Budker R, Foley G. IPAS: Values Clarification and Abortion Attitude Transformation Workshop at David Geffen School of Medicine/UCLA. October, 2018.