Resident Research & Alumni Day

Resident Research & Alumni Day

Resident Research and Alumni Day is an annual event where residents present their research results within their residency in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

A Roland S. Cron guest speaker is invited to present each year.

Each year, we invite our Obstetrics and Gynecology alumni to attend this significant day to support our current residents.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

The Roland S. Cron Lectureship

Guest Speaker

Alan Peaceman, MD
Chief, Maternal Fetal Medicine
Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Alan M. Peaceman, MD is a Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, and Chief of the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine. He attended medical school at Baylor College of Medicine, and then completed a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond. After his fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Dr. Peaceman joined the faculty of Northwestern in 1989. His research interests are wide-spread, and have included antiphospholipid antibodies in pregnancy, prediction of preterm birth, lowering rates of cesarean delivery, and the effects of maternal obesity in pregnancy. He served as the Principal Investigator at Northwestern for the NICHD sponsored Maternal-Fetal Medicine Clinical Trials Network for 15 years, and is current the Principal Investigator on an NIH sponsored multicenter trial of controlling gestational weight gain. He has been an author on more than 160 journal articles, 12 of which were in the New England Journal of Medicine.

Contact Us

cbCassidy Berns
Resident Education Coordinator
414.805.6658 / Email
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Administrative & Residency Assistant
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Awards

Jack A. and Elaine D. Klieger Resident Award for Resident Research

Jack A. Klieger, MDJack A. Klieger, MD was a Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a distinguished member of the… Read More ›

Roland S. Cron Lectureship

Roland S. Cron Lectureship

Roland S. Cron served as clinical professor and chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Marquette University School of Medicine, the Medical College… Read More ›

Research Projects

Research Projects

We carry out research by faculty and residents in women’s health care spanning from gynecologic oncology, to general obstetrics and gynecology, urogynecology, maternal fetal care,… Read More ›