Annessa Kernberg, MD

Clinical Fellow, Maternal-Fetal Medicine


Undergrad: Stanford University
Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine
Residency: Oregon Health and Science University

What are your career goals?
Looking forward to working in academic center. I am interested in clinical informatics and clinical technology to optimize patient care.

How are you listed in PubMed?
Kernberg A

Awards & Honors

AOA, Education Chief Award


Hometown: San Francisco

What are your hobbies?
Knitting, Cooking, Running

Family info
My partner and I live in Soulard and have two cats.

What’s one thing most people don’t know about you?
I was a costume designer for musicals in college.


Why did you choose your MFM fellowship at Washington University School of Medicine?
I chose the MFM fellowship because of the outstanding clinical training, academic atmosphere, and excellence in research.

What impact have you had on the Fellowship?
Currently creating a cesarean section bundle in hopes of lower post operative surgical site infections.

How has your opinion of the Fellowship changed since starting your training?
Continued commitment to education through transitions and world pandemics.

What are the greatest opportunities you have had to make a difference?
Enjoyed taking part in Quality improvement projects and creations of protocols used by the our community.

Life in St. Louis

What do you love about St Louis?
Many free activities like the Zoo, social gathering at baseball games, and celebratory events like Garden Glow at the Botanical gardens.

What is one thing people don’t know about St.Louis/Washington University?
Saint Louis is a great place to explore and discover new restaurants and easy to live in.