• Our residents participate in Memorial University Medical Center's annual Research Day and other research initiatives.

    2016 Oral Presentations:
    • Cost Effectiveness Analysis of Cord Blood Sampling Using ACOG Guidelines, Marion, Laura:
      •  Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2016 Research Day, May 5, 2016
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds, May 13, 2016
    • Gestation-adjusted Projection of Estimated Fetal Weight in Diabetic Pregnancies, Wouters, Anna:
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2016 Research Day, May 5, 2016
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds, May 27, 2016
    • The Effect of Uterine Size on Failure Rate of NovaSure Radiofrequency Endometrial Ablation, Bostwick, Amelia:
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2016 Research Day, May 5, 2016
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds, June 3, 2016
    • Cost-Effectiveness of Routine Vaginal and Cervical Cytology in Detecting Cervical Cancer Recurrence in Asymptomatic Patients, Vilceus, Tayisha:
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2016 Research Day, May 5, 2016
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds, May 20, 2016
    • A Little Research Goes a Long Way, Royek, Anthony:
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2016 Research Day, May 5, 2016
    • Elevated Amniotic Fluid Volume and Neonatal Outcomes in Glucose Intolerant Women, Varvoutis, Megan:
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2016 Research Day, May 5, 2016
    • Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Performance Improvement Project: Implementation of Postpartum Thromboembolism Screening Assessment Tool, Brantley, Jennifer:
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2016 Research Day, May 6, 2016
    • Racial Disparities in Maternal Mortality, Reddick Keisha:
      • Presented at the 2015 Perinatal Update, March 9, 2016
    • Placental Physiology and Pathology, Leaphart, Lynn:
      • Presented at the 2015 Perinatal Update, March 9, 2016
    • Women’s Sexuality Throughout the Lifespan, Gaudry, Pamela:
      • Presented at the 2015 Perinatal Update, March 9, 2016
    • Robotically Assisted Radical Vaginectomy for Primary Vaginal Melanoma, Varvoutis, Megan:
      • Presented at the 78th Annual South Atlantic Conference, February 2, 2016
    Poster Presentations:
    • Does Elevated Amniotic Fluid in Glucose Intolerant Women Impact Neonatal Outcomes?, Varvoutis, Megan:
      • Presented at the SMFM 36th Annual Pregnancy Meeting, February 2, 2016
    • Late Post-operative Cesarea Uterine Scar Dehiscience:  A Case Report, Montes, Andres; Shepherd, Megan; Royek, Anthony, Purinton, Scott:
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2016 Research Day, May 4, 2016
    • Uterine Leiomyoma and Pregnancy Outcomes: A Retrospective Study, Brantley, Jennifer:
      • Presented at the ACOG Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting, May 13, 2016
    • A Rare Presentation of Synovial Sarcoma in the Sixth Decade of Life, Brantley, Jennifer; Royek, Anthony, Purinton, Scott:
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2016 Research Day, May 4, 2016
      • Presented at the Georgia Obstetrics and Gynecology Society Annual Educational Conference, August 25, 2016
    2015 Oral Presentations:
    • Using Change in Cervical Length as a Predictor for Preterm Birth in Triplet Pregnancies, Roland, Cynthia:
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2015 Research Day, May 21, 2015
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and mGynecology Grand Rounds, May 8, 2015
    • Cost Effective Analysis of Implementing the 2012 ACOG Pap Smear/Cervical Cancer Screening Guidelines in the Chatham County Health Department, Mobley, Susan:
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2015 Research Day, May 21, 2015
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds, May 22, 2015
    • Robotics in Gynecologic Surgery at Memorial, Oliver, Matthew:
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2015 Research Day, May 21, 2015
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds, May 1, 2015
    • Incidence of VTE After Laporoscopy with Robots Assistance for Benign GYN Pathology, Oliver, Matthew:
      • Presented at the South Atlantic Association Annual Meeting, January 21, 2015
    • Subcutaneous Venous Access Device Removal:  A Cost Analysis, Woodard, Brandon:
      • Presented at the 2015 SGS Scientific Meeting, March 21, 2015
    • Culture of Birth, Ashong, Desiree:
      • Presented at the College of Wooster, January 30, 2015
    • Hydrops Fetalis, Royek, Anthony:
      • Presented at the 2015 Perinatal Update, March 18, 2015
    • Hypertension in Pregnancy, Leaphart, Lynn:
      • Presented at the 2015 Perinatal Update, March 19, 2015
    • Antenatal Management of Neural Tube Defects, Baker, Arthur:
      • Presented at the 2015 Perinatal Update, March 20, 2015
    Poster Presentations:
    • Who is following the Current USPSTF Cervical Screening Guidelines, Woodard, Brandon:
      • Presented at the 2015 ACOG Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting, May 2, 2015
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2015 Research Day, May 21, 2015
    • Periurethralleiomyoma in a Female Patient:  A Case Report, Vilceus, Tayisha:
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2015 Research Day, May 21, 2015
      • Presented at OB/GYN Society Educational Conference, August 27, 2015
    • Monochorionic Diamniotic Triplet Pregnancy with Fetal Reduction of Anomalous Monoamniotic Twins, Varvoutis, Megan:
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2015 Research Day, May 21, 2015
      • Presented at OB/GYN Society Educational Conference, August 27, 2015
    • Predicting Preterm Birth Risks in Asymptomatic Triplet Pregnancies Using Relative Changes in Second Trimester Cervical Lengths, Roland, Cynthia:
      • Presented at the SMFM’s 35th Annual Meeting, February 2, 2015
    • New Active Labor:  An Attempt to Decrease the Primary Cesarean Rate, Varvoutis, Megan:
      • Presented at the ACOG District 4 Annual Meeting, October 9, 2015
    2014 Oral Presentations:
    • Subcutaneous Venous Access Device Removal: A Cost Analysis, Woodard, Brandon, Presented at the ACOG Annual Clinical Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, April 26, 2014
    • Cervical Insufficiency: To Cerclage or Not to Cerclage, Baker, Arthur, Presented at the Perinatal Update 2014, March 12, 2014
    • Lethality, Royek, Anthony, Presented at the Perinatal Update 2014, March 13, 2014
    • Management of the Term Pregnancy, Leaphart, Lynn, Presented at the Perinatal Update 2014, March 14, 2014
    • HE4 Expression and Its Application as Biomakers in Endometrial Cancer, Mobley, Susan, Li, Jennifer, Presented at the 4th Annual Research Colloquium, April 3, 2014
    • Subcutaneous Venous Access Device Removal: A Cost Analysis, Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2014 Research Day, April 24, 2014
    • Characterizing Patient Compliance and Surgical Intervention Rates for Expectantly Managed Pregnancies of Unknown Location Below the Discriminatory Zone, Kanu, Liliana:
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2014 Research Day, April 24, 2014
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds, May 23, 2014
      • Presented at the Georgia State Medical Association, Hilton Head, South Carolina, June 13, 2014
    • Characterizing the Premature LH Surge, Homer, Dana:
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2014 Research Day, April 24, 2014
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds, May 9, 2014
    • Cost Analysis of Transcervical Foley Catheter vs. Dinoprostone Vaginal Insert for Labor Induction, Frame, Melinda:
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2014 Research Day, April 24, 2014
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds, May 30, 2014
    • Nuchal Translucency and Crown Rump Length Discordance for the Prediction of Outcome in Dichorionic Diamniotic Twin Pregnancies, Patel, Shivani:
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2014 Research Day, April 24, 2014
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds, May 16, 2014
    • Early Term and Post Term Pregnancy, Leaphart, Lynn, Presented at the MHUMC, College of Health and Human Sciences and School of Nursing at Georgia Southern University 30th Annual Advance Practice Update, June 9, 2014
    Poster Presentations:
    • Sacral Neuromodulation Therapy, Mobley, Susan, Byck, David:
      • Presented at the South Atlantic Annual Meeting, January 19, 2014
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2014 Research Day, April 23, 2014
    • Vaginal Mesh Complications and Patient Impact, Oliver, Matthew, Byck, David Presented at the South Atlantic Annual Meeting, January 19, 2014
    • Amniotic Fluid Glucose Predicting Fetal Young Maternity, Estes, Xaviera, Royek, Anthony, Presented at the South Atlantic Annual Meeting, January 19, 2014
    • Subcutaneous Venous Access Device Removal: A Cost Analysis, Woodard, Brandon, Presented at the Society of Gynecologic Surgeons Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona, March 24, 2014
    • Twin Gestation Complicated by a Unicornuate Uterus and Incompetent Cervix with Abdominal Cerclage, Roland, Cynthia:
      • Presented at the Memorial University Medical Center 2014 Research Day, April 23, 2014
      • Presented at the 2014 Georgia Obsterical and Gynecological Society and Georgia Section ACOG 63rd Annual Meeting, Sea Island, Georgia, August 21, 2014