See some of the latest developments, discoveries and commentaries from the Washington University Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Major boost in COVID-19 antibodies seen in breast milk after vaccinationSchool of Medicine news release
Dear Community, On behalf of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Washington University in St. Louis, we condemn the...
Dr. Odibo is an internationally renowned Maternal-Fetal Medicine expert with an incredible track record in research.
Study will evaluate testing access and if pregnant women with COVID-19 need specialized careSchool of Medicine news release
Researchers receive funding from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to help develop low-cost, bedside equipment for people in underserved regionsSchool of Medicine news release
As clinicians caring for patients at Washington University Medical Center/Barnes-Jewish Hospital, we raise our voices to break the silence that...
Dean Perlmutter announces Dr. Dineo Khabele as new Chair of Obstetrics & Gynecology
The Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology would like to congratulate D. Michael Nelson, MD, PhD, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, on being awarded...
In honor of prematurity awareness month, Dr. Molly Stout was interviewed for a video that was used on the St....
findings suggest that women becoming moms for the first time should begin pushing right away when they become completely dilated,...NPR
No increased risks to newborns, study showsmedicine.wustl.edu
New integrated center changes care model for women and babiesOutlook Magazine
Dr. Camaryn Chrisman Robbins discusses why the fourth trimester is a critical time for mom and babySTL MOMS
New configuration at the Women & Infants Center brings mothers who have high-risk or complicated labor and deliveries much closer...St. Louis American
Dr. Michael Bebbington talks about in-utero Spina bifida surgery, the first of its kind at Barnes-Jewish HospitalKMOV.COM
Fostering the infant-parent bond motivated the design of this new centerSchool of Medicine news release
Dr. Emily Jungheim discusses treatment and the importance of cervical cancer awarenessfox2now.com
The womb was thought to be sterile, but some scientists argue that it’s where the microbiome begins.nature.com
Jeffrey Peipert and David Eisenberg comment on cut back of free birth control requirement.NBC News
Noted researcher encourages tenacity and tackling new challenges.School of Medicine news release
Trial will evaluate if clean-fuel stoves can reduce household pollution.School of Medicine news release
Treatment prevents virus from crossing placenta to infect fetus, mouse study shows.School of Medicine news release
Study conducted in primarily African-American population.School of Medicine news release
Finding ways to stop epidemics like Zika inspires Indira Mysorekar, PhD.YouTube: Washington University School of Medicine
Publication compared skin antiseptic agents at cesarean delivery.School of Medicine news release
Findings help explain UTI link to sexual activity.School of Medicine news release
Ob/gyn faculty collaborating with engineering school to study new cancer imaging techniques.Washington University news release
Without coverage, many cannot afford multiple infertility treatments.School of Medicine news release
Medical students find out their destinations for residency training.School of Medicine Record story
Dr. Lewis Wall and his wife founded Dignity Period with a clear mission in mind.Riverfront Times
Dr. David Eisenberg discusses risks involved in penalizing hospital abortions.St. Louis Public Radio
Hopkins nephrologist will lead Washington University Physicians.School of Medicine news release
Washington University School of Medicine is a hotspot of Zika research.Outlook Magazine
First intervention shown to prevent maternal-fetal transmission.School of Medicine news release
Ceremony highlights Distinguished Service Teaching Awards.School of Medicine news release
The Washington University researchers' landmark study about human sexuality was published 50 years ago.Washington University Assembly Series
Human studies needed to determine if men are similarly affected.School of Medicine news release
Membership is one of highest U.S. honors in health and medicine.School of Medicine news release
The hospital stay is critical in learning to breast-feed, yet hospital practices often interfere with success.St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Reproductive endocrinologist enjoys helping patients build their families.School of Medicine news release
Featuring Dr. Alison Cahill, chief of the maternal-fetal medicine division, this episode of the "Making Babies" podcast explores what the...St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Making Babies podcast
Scientists' collaborations will include Zika virus, preterm birth, infertilitySchool of Medicine news release
Indira Mysorekar, PhD, and virologist Michael Diamond, MD, PhD, developed mouse models to understand Zika virus infection during pregnancy.School of Medicine news release
A team led by Kelle H. Moley, MD, found a high-fructose diet during pregnancy may harm the placenta and restrict...School of Medicine news release
An expansion of our partner hospitals will include new facilities for our women and infants patients, opening in late 2017.
Op-ed by Colleen McNicholas, DO: Birth control is fundamental basic health care that every woman should have access to.St. Louis Post-Dispatch