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Obstetrics & Gynecology
UMASS Memorial Medical Center
Memorial Campus
119 Belmont Street
Worcester, MA 01605
508-334-1000

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Resident Research & Publications

Class of 2011  

 Resident                

 Research & Publications

Amos Adelowo, MD, MPH

 

Anterior Colporrhaphy With and Without Synthetic Mesh Augmentation:  Analysis of Subjective Patient Outcomes (2000-2008)

  • Mentor:  Stephen B. Young, MD
  • Co-investigators:  Janelle Evans, Allison Howard, Xun Liao
  • Poster Presentation at AUGS 31st Annual Scientific Meeting 2010, Long Beach, CA

Anterior Colporrhaphy With and Without Synthetic Mesh Augmentation: Analysis of Objective Patient Outcomes (2000-2008)

  • Poster Presentation at AUGS 30th Annual Scientific Meeting 2009

Botulinum Toxin Type A (Botox) for Refractory Myofascial Pelvic Pain       

  • Mentor & Co-investigators:  A Shapiro, M Hacker, E Elkadry
  • Poster Presentation at AUGS 31st Annual Scientific Meeting 2010, Long Beach, CA

daVinci Robotic Radical Hysterectomy

  • Video Poster Presentation: 2nd European Symposium on Robotic Gynecological Surgery (SERGS 2010) Sept 8-11, 2010, Lund, Sweden

Anne Garrison, MD

 

Changes in Institute of Medicine Guidelines: Migrations Patterns in Maternal Pre-pregnancy BMI and Gestational Weight Gain Adherence and Associations with Growth Affected Neonates

  • Mentor:  Tiffany A Moore Simas, MD, MPH, MEd
  • Co-investigators:  Sullivan, D, Howard AE, Liao, X, Hardy, J
  • Oral Presentations:
    • MA-ACOG, Waltham, MA July 14, 2010
    • New England Conference Perinatal Research, Chatham, MA, October 2010
    • SGI 58th Annual Scientific Meeting, Miami Beach, FL March 2011

Publications:

  • Moore Simas TA, Garrison A, Liao X, Tassone GM*, Howard AE, Hardy JR. Migration Patterns in Maternal Pre-Pregnancy Body Mass Index and Gestational Weight Gain Adherence. J Women’s Health. Accepted for publication Feb 2011, to appear in June 2011 issue.

Monica Lucero, MD, MPH

 

Society of Gynecologic Surgeons (SGS) Survey: Mesh Use in Vaginal Prolapse Survey

  • Mentor: Stephen B. Young, MD
  • Co-investigators: Allison E Howard, Joseph E Schaffer
  • Poster Presentation: SGS 35th Annual Scientific Meeting, New Orleans, LA. 2009
  • Published:  Journal of Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery, 2010;16(6):336-339

Symptom Distress and Life Impact Following Posterior Repair

  • Poster Presentation:  American Urogynecologic Society 2010
    Lucero ML, Lio X, Moore Simas TA, Howard AE, Young SB, Shah AD. *Best Oral Presentation Awarded to ML Lucero at MA District ACOG Meeting, July 2010


Other Publications:

  • Lucero ML, Golding J. (2008, July 1). Pelvic Inflammatory Disease in The 5-Minute Clinical Consult, 2008., Domino (Ed)
    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. NY 2008. The 5-Minute Clinical Consult
  • Lucero ML, Moore-Simas T. (2008, July 1). Herpes Gestationis in The 5-Minute Clinical Consult, 2008., Domino (Ed)
    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. NY 2008. The 5-Minute Clinical Consult
  • Lucero ML, Tasillo D. (2008, July 1). Vulvovagnitis, Prepubescent in The 5-Minute Clinical Consult, 2008., Domino (Ed)
    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. NY 2008. The 5-Minute Clinical Consult
  • Lucero ML, Tasillo D. (2008, July 1). Body Dysmorphic Disorder in The 5-Minute Clinical Consult, 2008., Domino (Ed)
    Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.. The 5-Minute Clinical Consult

Erika Mello, DO

 

Operative Hysteroscopy and Pregnancy Outcomes

  • Mentors: Mark J. Manning, DO and Brian Clark 

Anna Pilzek, MD

 

Alternative to Standard Foley Catheter for Treatment of Postoperative Urinary Retention - Randomized Controlled Trial

  • Mentors:  Drs. Michael Aronson, Diego Illanes, Danielle Patterson

Urogynecology Fellowship Surgical Experience and Self-Assessment: 2007-2010

  • Mentor:  Emily Weber LeBrun, MD
  • Co-investigators:  Stephen Young, Allison Howard
  • Poster Presentation – American Urogynecologic Society 2009 Annual Meeting