Labor and Delivery

Active Projects: 17

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University of California Global Health Institute Program for Fellows and Scholars Craig Cohen, MD, MPH Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs), HIV/AIDS, Opportunistic Infection, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Surgery and Anesthesia, Cancer/Oncology, Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Diabetes, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Malnutrition, Micronutrients, Food Insecurity, Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Immunology, Genetics, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Neurology and Mental Health, Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Trauma and PTSD, Women's Health, Aging, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Pediatrics, Newborn and Infant Health, Adolescent Health, Health Economics and Policy, Access or Barriers to Care, Immigration and Migration, Stigma and Discrimination, Smoking and Tobacco, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Epidemiology and Surveillance, Triangulation, Global Strategic Information, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence, Health Systems Strengthening, Risk Reduction and Prevention, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Informed Consent for Catholic Hospital Obstetric Patients Regarding the Effects of Doctrine on Care Lori R. Freedman, MA Labor and Delivery, Family Planning
Improving quality of obstetric and neonatal care through mentoring and simulation training: a collaboration in Bihar Dilys M. Walker, MD Labor and Delivery, Health Systems Strengthening, Training and Capacity Building, Training International Scholars and Clinicians, Patient and Peer Education
Que Vivan Las Madres: Scaling Up an Integrated Approach to Reduce Maternal and Perinatal Mortality in Northern Guatemala Dilys M. Walker, MD Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health, Training and Capacity Building
Comprehensive Reintegration Assistance for Women with Obstetric Fistula Alison El Ayadi, ScD Neurology and Mental Health, Trauma and PTSD, Women's Health, Labor and Delivery
Preventing Extremely Short Interpregnancy Intervals and Preterm Birth Through Post-Delivery Provision of Highly Effective Contraception Heike Thiel De Bocanegra, MPH, PhD Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health
Impact of Pregnancy on Tuberculosis Rada Savic, PhD Tuberculosis, Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health
General Support for the UCSF Bixby Center J. Joseph Speidel, MD, MPH Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Newborn and Infant Health
Preterm Birth Initiative Dilys M. Walker, MD Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health
Effect of a Patient-Centered Decision App on TOLAC: A Random Controlled Trial Miriam Kuppermann, PhD, MPH Women's Health, Labor and Delivery
Role of Host Cells in Invasive Listeriosis Anna I. Bakardjiev, MD Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health
Patient Centered Process Quality for Maternal and Child Health & Family Planning (PCPQ_MCHFP) Dominic D. Montagu, DrPH Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health, Health Systems Strengthening
Gestational Dating at Birth by Metabolic Profile: Testing and Adaptation in African Settings and Added Benefits of Test Laura L. Jelliffe, PhD, MS Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health
Global Strategies for HIV Prevention Arthur Ammann, MD HIV/AIDS, Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Pediatrics, Newborn and Infant Health, Access or Barriers to Care
Neonatal and preterm birth interventions in low resourced settings Melissa Morgan, MD, MSc, PhD Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health, Risk Reduction and Prevention, Training and Capacity Building
Emergency Medicine training program in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Zlatan Coralic, PharmD, BCPS Surgery and Anesthesia, Trauma and PTSD, Labor and Delivery, Training and Capacity Building
Finding Gene-Environment Interactions that are Predictive for Pre-term Birth Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health

Active Projects: 63

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The Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries Project Carol A. Medlin, PhD, MPA Women's Health, Labor and Delivery
Anti-Shock Garments Case Series in Egypt: Reducing Maternal Mortality from Hemorrhage Suellen Miller, PhD, CNM, MHA Women's Health, Labor and Delivery
A Self-Sustaining Perinatal Care System for Tibet [2] Suellen Miller, PhD, CNM, MHA Women's Health, Labor and Delivery
Planning Grant for the Scale Up of the NASG Maternal Mortality Reduction Project in Nigeria Suellen Miller, PhD, CNM, MHA Women's Health, Labor and Delivery
Expanding Efforts to Disseminate Information on the NASG to Reduce Global Maternal Mortality Suellen Miller, PhD, CNM, MHA Women's Health, Labor and Delivery
The Bixby Center for Reproductive Health amd Policy Teen Pregnancy Prevention Longitudinal Study Claire Brindis, DrPH Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Adolescent Health
Analysis, Write Up, and Dissemination for Findings of Non-Pneumatic Anti-Shock Garment (NASG) Trials in Nigeria and Egypt Suellen Miller, PhD, CNM, MHA Women's Health, Labor and Delivery
Millenium Development Project Suellen Miller, PhD, CNM, MHA Women's Health, Labor and Delivery
National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy Evaluation Claire Brindis, DrPH Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Adolescent Health
Perinatal HIV Prevention Services E. Michael Reyes, MD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health
Continuum of Care: Addressing Postpartum Hemorrhage in India and Nigeria Suellen Miller, PhD, CNM, MHA Labor and Delivery
Non-Pneumatic Anti-Shock Garment for Obstetrical Hemorrhage Suellen Miller, PhD, CNM, MHA Labor and Delivery
RSDP Scholars' Annual Research Conference/Retreat Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning
A "Smart Diaphragm" for the Early Detection of Preterm Labor Larry Rand, MD Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health
Non-Pneumatic Anti-Shock Garment for Obstetrical Hemorrhage Suellen Miller, PhD, CNM, MHA Labor and Delivery
SGI Dev. / Reproductive Scientist Development Program Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Training and Capacity Building, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Adaptation of NASG Materials for WHO Toolkit for Humanitarian Settings Suellen Miller, PhD, CNM, MHA Women's Health, Labor and Delivery
Racial Disparities in Cesarean Delivery in California Paula A. Braveman, MD, MPH Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health
Technical assistance for Integration of NASG for Obstetric Hemorrhage Suellen Miller, PhD, CNM, MHA Women's Health, Labor and Delivery
Non-Pneumatic Anti-Shock Garment for Obstetric Hemorrhage Suellen Miller, PhD, CNM, MHA Labor and Delivery
UCSF Mount Zion Prenatal Care for Vulnerable Populations Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health, Engagement in Care
Women, Children, and HIV Website Susan C. Coffey, MD HIV/AIDS, Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Pediatrics, Newborn and Infant Health, Training and Capacity Building
Clinton Health Access Initiative Pressure Study Suellen Miller, PhD, CNM, MHA Women's Health, Labor and Delivery
Misoprostol for Prevention or Early Treatment Suellen Miller, PhD, CNM, MHA Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Labor and Delivery
St Marys - International Maternal Pediatric Adolescent AIDS Clinical Trials Group UZ Zvavahera Chirenje, MD, FRCOG HIV/AIDS, Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Newborn and Infant Health, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Seke North - International Maternal Pediatric Adolescent AIDS Clinical Trials Group UZ Zvavahera Chirenje, MD, FRCOG HIV/AIDS, Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Newborn and Infant Health, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Parirenyatwa - International Maternal Pediatric Adolescent AIDS Clinical Trials Group UZ UCSF CTU Zvavahera Chirenje, MD, FRCOG HIV/AIDS, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Newborn and Infant Health, Risk Reduction and Prevention
External Evaluation of Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation's Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission of HIV Programme in Zimbabwe Mi-Suk J. Kang Dufour, PhD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health, Risk Reduction and Prevention
STAR STI CTG Craig Cohen, MD, MPH HIV/AIDS, Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Newborn and Infant Health
Host-pathogen Interactions during Vertical Transmission of Listeria monocytogenes Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Opportunistic Infection, Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health
A Job Training Pilot Project Designed to Train Previously Incarcerated Women to Become Birth Doulas Monica McLemore, PhD, MPH, RN Labor and Delivery, Training and Capacity Building
Qualitative determination of financial thresholds and determinants to successfully scale up high retention conditional cash transfer based PMTCT programs in rural Cross River, Nigeria Joel Igu, MS HIV/AIDS, Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Pediatrics, Newborn and Infant Health, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Treatment Adherence, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Where is preterm birth positioned on the global health agenda? A policy analysis using a political prioritization framework Sara Kassabian, MS Labor and Delivery, Health Economics and Policy
Maternal Neonatal and Child Care-Seeking Project Dominic D. Montagu, DrPH Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health, Access or Barriers to Care
Women's Reproductive Health Research Linda C. Giudice, MD, PhD, MSc Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning
The Impact of Conditional Cash Transfers on Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission in Southern Nigeria Veesta Falahati, MS HIV/AIDS, Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health
What is youth-friendly? : A systematic review of the assessment of sexual and reproductive health services for adolescents Amanda Mazur, MS Labor and Delivery, Adolescent Health, Health Economics and Policy
Threshold Cost Effectiveness of the SMART Diaphragm: Reducing Preterm Births in Soweto, South Africa Brianna Rader, MS Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health
Preventing postpartum depression: a global participant feedback analysis of the Mothers and Babies Internet Project Eleni Ramphos, MS Neurology and Mental Health, Labor and Delivery
Assessing the barriers and facilitators to Pronto Simulation program implementation on obstetric and neonatal care in primary health clinics in Bihar, India Priscilla Colon, MS Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health
Quality of data collection on women who received obstetric fistula repair surgery at Mulago National Referral Hospital in Kampala, Uganda Breanna Calhoun, MS Surgery and Anesthesia, Labor and Delivery
IMPAACT Yr 08 P1077 CTU MOU #2 - Parirenyatwa Zvavahera Chirenje, MD, FRCOG Drug and Diagnostics Development, Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Newborn and Infant Health, Risk Reduction and Prevention
IMPAACT Yr 08 P1077 CTU MOU #2 - Seke North Zvavahera Chirenje, MD, FRCOG HIV/AIDS, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Newborn and Infant Health, Risk Reduction and Prevention
IMPAACT Yr 08 P1077 CTU MOU #2 - St. Mary's Zvavahera Chirenje, MD, FRCOG HIV/AIDS, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Newborn and Infant Health, Risk Reduction and Prevention
UZ-UCSF CTU JHU IMPAACT PF: Task Order 3 Zvavahera Chirenje, MD, FRCOG HIV/AIDS, Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Pediatrics, Newborn and Infant Health
Women's Health and Maternal Surveillance Contract Paula A. Braveman, MD, MPH Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning
Development of PRONTO Implementation Plan for Community-Based Maternal and Newborn Program in Kenya Dilys M. Walker, MD Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Newborn and Infant Health
Improving hospital care for breastfeeding support in Indonesia Valerie Flaherman, MD Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health, Health Systems Strengthening, Training and Capacity Building
Caregiver Burden of Obstetric Fistula Alison El Ayadi, ScD Surgery and Anesthesia, Women's Health, Labor and Delivery
Maternal and Infant Health Assessment (13-10023) Paula A. Braveman, MD, MPH Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health
Challenges to the Kristeller maneuver in childbirth in Spain: Understanding the process of change in obstetrics Cinthia FitzGerald, MS Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health
Perceptions on the Strengthening Babies through Mobile Health Project and Breastfeeding Behavior Determinants among Mothers in Islas de Bahía, Honduras Lyolya Hovhannisyan, MS Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health
Classifying Preterm Birth in Kenya: An Outcome Not a Disease Lara Miller, DDS Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health
Body Strap Device for the Conservative Management of Uterovaginal (UV) Prolapse in Nigerian Women: A Qualitative Study Nnaemeka Nwaka, MS Women's Health, Labor and Delivery
Evaluation of a program to improve quality supply of essential medicines and medical devices for maternal care and family planning in Honduras Laura Pineda Velandia, MS Women's Health, Labor and Delivery
The prevalence of chorioamnionitis among HIV infected and uninfected pregnant Ugandan women and its association with preterm birth John Ategeka Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health
Kangaroo mother care in eastern Uganda: A feasibility study to assess the factors influencing uptake, adherence, and acceptability into routine healthcare Doris Kwesiga Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health
Evaluating Shock Index Trajectories for Improving Management of Obstetric Hemorrhage Alison El Ayadi, ScD Women's Health, Labor and Delivery
PSI Maternal and Child Health Project in Rural Myanmar May Sudhinaraset, PhD Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health
SMART Diaphragm: A Health Economics Outcome Model and Clinical Pilot Study of a Novel Device to Reduce the Global Incidence of Preterm Birth Larry Rand, MD Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health, Health Economics and Policy
A "Smart Diaphragm" for the Early Detection of Preterm Labor Larry Rand, MD Labor and Delivery, Newborn and Infant Health
International Maternal Pediatric Adolescent AIDS Clinical Trials Group Leadership Award John A. Shepherd, PhD HIV/AIDS, Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Pediatrics, Newborn and Infant Health
The East Bay Community Birth Support Project Monica McLemore, PhD, MPH, RN Women's Health, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Newborn and Infant Health, Patient and Peer Education