Dr. Palatnik is Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Maternal-Fetal Medicine. She received her Doctor of Medicine and Master of Public Health degrees from Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel. She completed residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Medical College of Wisconsin and fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at Northwestern University. Dr. Palatnik is a clinician-scientist and is the Patrick J. and Margaret G. McMahon Endowed Chair and an Associate Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology. She is a member of the Cardiovascular Center (CVC) at the Medical College of Wisconsin and a member of Center for Advancing Population Science. Dr. Palatnik’s research focuses on reducing health disparities in preeclampsia and gestational diabetes and improving health outcomes for birthing people during and after pregnancy.