• Sheri Jenkins, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, board-certified in Maternal-Fetal Medicine, has been on faculty at UAB for 11 years. She serves primarily as a clinician-educator, but has done research in obstetrical ultrasound as well. Her clinical duties predominantly involve performing and interpreting fetal ultrasound. She also performs prenatal care and deliveries for women with high-risk pregnancies. She is the Director of Obstetrical Ultrasound for the Ob/Gyn Department. Her educational role involves teaching obstetrical ultrasound and overseeing the prenatal and delivery care provided by our Ob/Gyn residents and Maternal–Fetal Medicine fellows. She gives didactic lectures regarding common pregnancy complications and fetal anomalies and their management.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2018 The Utility of Repeat Midtrimester Anatomy Ultrasound for Anomaly Detection 2018
    2016 The Performance of First-Trimester Anatomy Scan: A Decision Analysis 2016
    2012 Tocolytic Therapy for Acute Preterm LaborObstetrics and Gynecology Clinics of North America.  39:77-87. 2012
    2012 Gestational age at delivery and perinatal outcomes of twin gestationsAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  207:410.e1-410.e6. 2012
    2005 Pathologic uterine torsion associated with placental abruption, maternal shock, and intrauterine fetal demiseAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  192:2082-2083. 2005
    2002 Severe preeclampsia at <25 weeks of gestation: Maternal and neonatal outcomesAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  186:790-795. 2002

    Research Overview

  • -Fetal ultrasound
    -Prenatal diagnosis through CVS and amniocentesis
    -Fetal transfusions
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Alabama 1995
  • UAB Hospital, Internship 1996
  • UAB Hospital, Residency 1999
  • University of California Irvine Med Ctr, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2002
  • Full Name

  • Sheri Jenkins