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Dr. Christine Livergood joined the department as a maternal fetal medicine fellow in July 2019. She completed her Medical degree from Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska in 2015 and her Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at Mercy Hospital St. Louis in 2019. ...

In alignment with July’s Fibroid Awareness Month, this podcast focuses on explaining what uterine fibroids are, what symptoms are presented with them, how they are diagnosed, and then how our new Fibroid Clinic: Alternatives to Hysterectomy can help!...

Certified Women's Health Nurse Practitioner, Ashley Boehrig, joins our Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Medical College of Wisconsin. She will be seeing patients in our Courage Clinic at Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin's Cancer Center, providing care to women with gynecologic...

Dr. Erika Peterson, Maternal-Fetal Medicine physician, and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology is excited to announce our participation in a new international multicenter clinical trial called aimed at improving the care of babies with fetal tachyarrhythmia and their mothers. Fetal supraventricular tachyarrhythmias, or SVAs, occur...

During the 2017-2018 academic year, the Medical College’s Curriculum and Evaluation Committee (CEC) awarded Outstanding Medical School Teacher pins to 384 educators. Recipients also received a letter of commendation recognizing their excellence in teaching. Recipients were recommended to the CEC by the M1, M2, M3,...

Along with Drs. Jacquelyn P. Kulinski and Nicole Lohr, Dr. Jennifer McIntosh has been awarded the Clinical & Translational Science Institute (CTSI) Traditional Pilot Award on "Effects of Preeclampsia and Preterm Birth on Maternal Endothelial Function". Preeclampsia (PreE) is a disease during pregnancy in which women...

Maternal-Fetal Medicine physician, Jennifer McIntosh, DO, published her paper on “Platelet Sequestration and Consumption in the Placental Intervillous Space Contribute to Lower Platelet Counts during Pregnancy” in the Wiley America Journal of Hematology. Platelet counts in pregnancy are known to be decreased. However, it is uncertain...