Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2021 Cervical length distribution and other sonographic ancillary findings of singleton nulliparous patients at midgestationAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology2021
2021 Epidemiology of readmissions in early infancy following nonelective cesarean deliveryJournal of Perinatology.  41:24-31. 2021
2021 Predicting long-term neurodevelopmental outcomes in very preterm neonates by umbilical cord gas parameters 2021
2020 The future of electronic fetal monitoring 2020
2020 In ReplyObstetrics and Gynecology.  135:1488. 2020
2020 Cervicovaginal fluid proteomic analysis to identify potential biomarkers for preterm birthAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  222:493.e1-493.e13. 2020
2020 Duration of Operative Vaginal Delivery and Adverse Obstetric Outcomes 2020
2020 Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring: Still a Mystery More Than Half a Century LaterObstetrics and Gynecology.  135:469-471. 2020
2020 The association of cesarean skin incision length and postoperative wound complications 2020
2019 Azithromycin-based Extended-Spectrum Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Cesarean: Role of Placental Colonization with Genital Ureaplasmas and Mycoplasmas 2019
2019 Evaluating Fundal Dominant Contractions on Spatiotemporal Electrohysterography as a Marker for Effective Labor Contractions 2019
2019 Impact of Azithromycin-Based Extended-Spectrum Antibiotic Prophylaxis on Noninfectious Cesarean Wound Complications 2019
2019 Incidence and Risk Factors for Hospital Readmission or Unexpected Visits in Women Undergoing Unscheduled Cesarean Delivery 2019
2018 Pharmacogenomics of 17-alpha hydroxyprogesterone caproate for recurrent preterm birth: a case–control studyBJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.  125:343-350. 2018
2018 Defining failed induction of laborAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  218:122.e1-122.e8. 2018
2018 Institutional protocols for vaginal preparation with antiseptic solution and surgical site infection rate in women undergoing cesarean delivery during laborObstetrics and Gynecology.  132:371-376. 2018
2017 The association among cytochrome P450 3A, progesterone receptor polymorphisms, plasma 17-alpha hydroxyprogesterone caproate concentrations, and spontaneous preterm birthAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  217:369.e1-369.e9. 2017
2017 Economic Evaluation of Adjunctive Azithromycin Prophylaxis for Cesarean DeliveryObstetrics and Gynecology.  130:328-334. 2017
2017 Onset of human preterm and term birth is related to unique inflammatory transcriptome profiles at the maternal fetal interfacePeerJ.  2017. 2017
2017 Risk factors for postcesarean maternal infection in a trial of extended-spectrum antibiotic prophylaxisObstetrics and Gynecology.  129:481-485. 2017
2016 Adjunctive azithromycin prophylaxis for cesarean deliveryNew England Journal of Medicine.  375:1231-1241. 2016
2016 Influenza vaccination and antiviral therapy in pregnant womenJournal of Infectious Diseases.  214:505-506. 2016
2016 Preterm neonatal morbidity and mortality by gestational age: A contemporary cohortAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  215:103.e1-103.e14. 2016
2016 Predictors of response to 17-alpha hydroxyprogesterone caproate for prevention of recurrent spontaneous preterm birth Presented in part as a poster presentation at the 35th Annual Society of Maternal Fetal Medicine Meeting, San Diego, CA, February 2-7, 2015.American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  214:376.e1-376.e8. 2016
2015 Serious maternal complications after early preterm delivery (24-33 weeks' gestation)American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  213:538.e1-538.e9. 2015
2015 Use and attitudes of obstetricians toward 3 high-risk interventions in MFMU Network hospitalsAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  213:398.e1-398.e11. 2015
2015 The phenotype of spontaneous preterm birth: Application of a clinical phenotyping toolAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  212:487.e1-487.e11. 2015
2015 A Genome-Wide Association Study of Early Spontaneous Preterm DeliveryGenetic Epidemiology.  39:217-226. 2015
2015 What is new in stillbirth?: important recent articlesObstetrics and Gynecology.  125:160-161. 2015
2014 Maternal serum serpin B7 is associated with early spontaneous preterm birthAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  211:678.e1-678.e12. 2014
2014 Epidural Use and Clinical Chorioamnionitis among Women Who Delivered Vaginally 2014
2014 Predicting fetal acidemia using umbilical venous cord gas parametersObstetrics and Gynecology.  124:926-932. 2014
2014 Risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes in women with mild chronic hypertension before 20 weeks of gestationObstetrics and Gynecology.  123:966-972. 2014
2013 Erratum: Surgical staples compared with subcuticular suture for skin closure after cesarean delivery: A randomized controlled trial (Obstetrics and Gynecology (2013) 121 (33-8))Obstetrics and Gynecology.  121:1113. 2013
2013 Cesarean delivery for refractory status asthmaticusObstetrics and Gynecology.  121:417-418. 2013
2013 Effect of corticosteroid interval on markers of inflammation in spontaneous preterm birthAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  209:379.e1-379.e6. 2013
2013 Surgical staples compared with subcuticular suture for skin closure after cesarean delivery: A randomized controlled trialObstetrics and Gynecology.  121:33-38. 2013
2013 What is new in preterm birth prevention? Important recent articles.Obstetrics and Gynecology.  122:390-392. 2013
2012 Child intellectual development in relation to cytokine levels in umbilical cord bloodAmerican Journal of Epidemiology.  175:1191-1199. 2012
2012 Association of antenatal corticosteroids with mortality and neurodevelopmental outcomes among infants born at 22 to 25 weeks' gestationObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  67:215-217. 2012
2012 Antimicrobials for preterm birth prevention: An overview 2012
2012 Higher-dose oxytocin and hemorrhage after vaginal delivery: A randomized controlled trialObstetrics and Gynecology.  119:293-300. 2012
2011 Association of antenatal corticosteroids with mortality and neurodevelopmental outcomes among infants born at 22 to 25 weeks' gestation 2011
2011 Effect of antibiotic exposure on nugent score among pregnant women with and without bacterial vaginosisObstetrics and Gynecology.  117:844-849. 2011
2010 Bacterial vaginosis assessed by Gram stain and diminished colonization resistance to incident gonococcal, chlamydial, and trichomonal genital infectionJournal of Infectious Diseases.  202:1907-1915. 2010
2010 Association between periodontal disease, bacterial vaginosis, and sexual risk behavioursJournal of Clinical Periodontology.  37:888-893. 2010
2010 Umbilical cord serum cytokine levels and risks of small-for-gestational-age and preterm birthAmerican Journal of Epidemiology.  171:859-867. 2010
2010 Diagnosis and management of clinical chorioamnionitisClinics in Perinatology.  37:339-354. 2010
2009 Vaccine prevention of maternal cytomegalovirus infectionObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  64:502-504. 2009
2009 Vaccine prevention of maternal cytomegalovirus infectionNew England Journal of Medicine.  360:1191-1199. 2009
2009 Emerging concepts in antibiotic prophylaxis for cesarean delivery: A systematic reviewObstetrics and Gynecology.  113:675-682. 2009
2009 Low intensity shear stress increases endothelial ELR+ CXC chemokine production via a focal adhesion kinase-p38β MAPK-NF-κB pathwayJournal of Biological Chemistry.  284:5945-5955. 2009
2008 Steering Committee of the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development's (NICHD) Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units NetworkAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  199. 2008
2008 A longitudinal study of vaginal douching and bacterial vaginosis - A marginal structural modeling analysisAmerican Journal of Epidemiology.  168:188-196. 2008
2008 Decreasing incidence of postcesarean endometritis with extended-spectrum antibiotic prophylaxisObstetrics and Gynecology.  111:51-56. 2008
2008 Early preterm birth: association between in utero exposure to acute inflammation and severe neurodevelopmental disability at 6 years of ageAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  198:466.e1-466.e11. 2008
2008 Genital tract methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: Risk of vertical transmission in pregnant womenObstetrics and Gynecology.  111:113-118. 2008
2008 Impact of extended-spectrum antibiotic prophylaxis on incidence of postcesarean surgical wound infectionAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  199:303.e1-303.e3. 2008
2008 The Alabama Preterm Birth Study: Umbilical cord blood Ureaplasma urealyticum and Mycoplasma hominis cultures in very preterm newborn infantsAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  198:43.e1-43.e5. 2008
2008 Why Do Women Douche? A Longitudinal Study with Two Analytic ApproachesAnnals of Epidemiology.  18:65-73. 2008
2007 Early second-trimester inflammatory markers and short cervical length and the risk of recurrent preterm birthJournal of Reproductive Immunology.  75:133-140. 2007
2007 Erratum: Fetal fibronectin and adverse infant outcomes in a predominantly human immunodeficiency virus-infected African population: A randomized controlled trial (Obstetrics and Gynecology (2007) 109, (392-401))Obstetrics and Gynecology.  110:936. 2007
2007 Fetal fibronectin and adverse infant outcomes in a predominantly human immunodeficiency virus-infected African population: A randomized controlled trialObstetrics and Gynecology.  109:392-401. 2007
2007 Clinical trial of interconceptional antibiotics to prevent preterm birth: subgroup analyses and possible adverse antibiotic-microbial interactionAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  197:367.e1-367.e6. 2007
2007 Impact of interconception antibiotics on the endometrial microbial floraAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  196:226.e1-226.e6. 2007
2007 ReplyAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  196. 2007
2007 The relationship between resolution of asymptomatic bacterial vaginosis and spontaneous preterm birth in fetal fibronectin-positive womenAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  197:488.e1-488.e5. 2007
2006 Association of asymptomatic bacterial vaginosis with endometrial microbial colonization and plasma cell endometritis in nonpregnant womenAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  195:1611-1616. 2006
2006 The Alabama Preterm Birth Study: Intrauterine infection and placental histologic findings in preterm births of males and females less than 32 weeksAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  195:1533-1537. 2006
2006 The International Infections in Pregnancy (IIP) study: Variations in the prevalence of bacterial vaginosis and distribution of morphotypes in vaginal smears among pregnant womenAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  195:1198-1204. 2006
2006 The Alabama Preterm Birth Study: Corticosteroids and neonatal outcomes in 23- to 32-week newborns with various markers of intrauterine infectionAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  195:1020-1024. 2006
2006 The Alabama Preterm Birth Project: Placental histology in recurrent spontaneous and indicated preterm birthAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  195:792-796. 2006
2006 The Alabama Preterm Birth study: polymorphonuclear and mononuclear cell placental infiltrations, other markers of inflammation, and outcomes in 23- to 32-week preterm newborn infantsAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  195:803-808. 2006
2006 Early mid-trimester serum relaxin, soluble CD163, and cervical length in women at high risk for preterm deliveryAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  195:208-214. 2006
2006 Detection of cytomegalovirus infection during a vaccine clinical trial in healthy young women: Seroconversion and viral sheddingJournal of Clinical Virology.  35:338-342. 2006
2006 Valacyclovir therapy to reduce recurrent genital herpes in pregnant womenAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  194:774-781. 2006
2006 Midpregnancy genitourinary tract infection with Chlamydia trachomatis: Association with subsequent preterm delivery in women with bacterial vaginosis and Trichomonas vaginalisAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  194:493-500. 2006
2006 The association of psychosocial stress and bacterial vaginosis in a longitudinal cohortAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  194:381-386. 2006
2006 Interconceptional antibiotics to prevent spontaneous preterm birth: A randomized clinical trialAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  194:617-623. 2006
2005 Endometrial microbial colonization and plasma cell endometritis after spontaneous or indicated preterm versus term deliveryAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  193:739-745. 2005
2005 Spontaneous resolution of asymptomatic Chlamydia trachomatis in pregnancyObstetrics and Gynecology.  105:557-562. 2005
2005 Use of vaginal polymorphonuclear to epithelial cell ratios for the prediction of preterm birthObstetrics and Gynecology.  105:139-144. 2005
2005 Vulvovaginal symptoms in women with bacterial vaginosisObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  60:26-28. 2005
2004 Periodontal disease and upper genital tract inflammation in early spontaneous preterm birthObstetrics and Gynecology.  104:777-783. 2004
2004 Vulvovaginal symptoms in women with bacterial vaginosisObstetrics and Gynecology.  104:267-272. 2004
2004 Antibiotic treatment after a positive fetal fibronectin test at mid-trimester did not prevent spontaneous preterm deliveryEvidence-based Obstetrics and Gynecology.  6:64-65. 2004
2004 Cervicovaginal cytokines, vaginal infection, and preterm birthAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  190:1179. 2004
2003 Intrapartum chlorhexidine vaginal irrigation and chorioamnion and placental microbial colonization 2003
2003 Clinical trial of chlorhexidine vaginal irrigation to prevent peripartal infection in nulliparous womenAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  189:166-170. 2003
2003 Randomized clinical trial of extended spectrum antibiotic prophylaxis with coverage for Ureaplasma urealyticum to reduce post-cesarean delivery endometritisObstetrics and Gynecology.  101:1183-1189. 2003
2003 Maternal and transplacental pharmacokinetics of azithromycinAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  188:714-718. 2003
2003 Biochemical predictors of preterm labor: Fetal fibronectin and salivary estriolClinics in Perinatology.  30:701-733. 2003
2003 Randomized clinical trial of metronidazole plus erythromycin to prevent spontaneous preterm delivery in fetal fibronectin-positive womenObstetrics and Gynecology.  101:847-855. 2003
2001 Failure of metronidazole to prevent preterm delivery among pregnant women with asymptomatic Trichomonas vaginalis infectionNew England Journal of Medicine.  345:487-493. 2001
2001 The Preterm Prediction Study: association between cervical interleukin 6 concentration and spontaneous preterm birth. National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network.American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  184:483-488. 2001
2001 Midtrimester vaginal Mycoplasma genitalium in women with subsequent spontaneous preterm birthAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  185:163-165. 2001
2001 The preterm prediction study: Association between cervical interleukin 6 concentration and spontaneous preterm birthAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  184:483-488. 2001
2001 Vaginal fetal fibronectin levels and spontaneous preterm birth in symptomatic womenObstetrics and Gynecology.  97:225-228. 2001
2000 Infection and preterm birth 2000
2000 Surveillance of behavioral risk factors and infections using prenatal clinic data: A comparison with other data sources 2000
2000 Intrauterine infection and preterm deliveryNew England Journal of Medicine.  342:1500-1507. 2000
2000 The preterm prediction study: cervical lactoferrin concentration, other markers of lower genital tract infection, and preterm birth. National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network.American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  182:631-635. 2000
2000 The preterm prediction study: granulocyte colony-stimulating factor and spontaneous preterm birth. National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units Network.American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  182:625-630. 2000
2000 Second-trimester cervical ultrasound: Associations with increased risk for recurrent early spontaneous deliveryObstetrics and Gynecology.  95:222-226. 2000
2000 Erratum: Mid-trimester vaginal biological markers of infection predictive of lower genital tract fetal fibronectin (FFN) (American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology (2000) 182 (1-2))American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  182:751. 2000
2000 Puerperal infection after cesarean delivery: Evaluation of a standardized protocolAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  182:1147-1151. 2000
2000 The Preterm Prediction Study: Cervical lactoferrin concentration, other markers of lower genital tract infection, and preterm birthAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  182:631-635. 2000
2000 The Preterm Prediction Study: Granulocyte colony-stimulating factor and spontaneous preterm birthAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  182:625-630. 2000
2000 The preterm prediction study: Association of second-trimester genitourinary chlamydia infection with subsequent spontaneous preterm birthAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  183:662-668. 2000
1999 The Preterm Prediction Study: Failure of midtrimester cervical sialidase level elevation to predict subsequent spontaneous preterm birthAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  180:1151-1154. 1999
1999 The association of interleukin 6 with clinical and laboratory parameters of acute pelvic inflammatory diseaseAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  181:940-944. 1999
1998 Antibiotic susceptibility profile of group B streptococcus acquired verticallyObstetrics and Gynecology.  92:931-934. 1998
1998 Infection-related risk factors predictive of spontaneous preterm labor and birth 1998
1998 Markers of preterm birth 1998
1998 Intrauterine viral infection at the time of second trimester genetic amniocentesisObstetrics and Gynecology.  92:420-424. 1998
1998 Elevated second-trimester amniotic fluid interleukin-6 levels predict preterm deliveryAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  178:546-550. 1998
1998 Pharmacokinetics of oral valacyclovir and acyclovir in late pregnancyAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  179:846-851. 1998
1998 Use of antibiotics to prevent preterm birth [2] (multiple letters)American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  178:624-625. 1998
1997 Mid-trimester interleukin-6 levels in twin pregnanciesActa diabetologica latina.  176. 1997
1997 The preterm prediction study: association between cervical interleukin-6 (il-6), fetal fibronectin (ffn), and spontaneous preterm birth (sptb)Acta diabetologica latina.  176. 1997
1997 The preterm prediction study: association of mid-trimester genital chlamydia infection and subsequent spontaneous preterm birth (SPTB)Acta diabetologica latina.  176. 1997
1997 Genital herpes during pregnancy: Inability to distinguish primary and recurrent infections clinicallyObstetrics and Gynecology.  89:891-895. 1997
1997 Detection of genitourinary tract Chlamydia trachomatis infection in pregnant women by ligase chain reaction assayObstetrics and Gynecology.  89:556-560. 1997
1997 Chlorhexidine vaginal irrigation for the prevention of peripartal infection: A placebo-controlled randomized clinical trialAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  176:617-622. 1997
1997 Fetal fibronectin as a predictor of preterm birth in patients with symptoms: A multicenter trialAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  177:13-18. 1997
1997 Measurement of amniotic fluid interleukin-6 using commercial kits. 1997
1997 Necrotizing fasciitis after cesarean deliveryObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  89:409-412. 1997
1997 Sexually transmitted diseases and adverse outcomes of pregnancyClinics in Perinatology.  24:23-41. 1997
1996 Bacterial colonization of the vagina during pregnancy in four ethnic groupsAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  174:1618-1621. 1996
1996 Dynamics of the fetal adrenal, cholesterol, and apolipoprotein B responses to antenatal betamethasone therapyAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  174:562-565. 1996
1996 Elevated amniotic fluid interleukin-6 levels at genetic amniocentesis predict subsequent pregnancy lossAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  175:830-833. 1996
1996 Intrauterine infection and why preterm prevention programs have failed.American Journal of Public Health.  86:781-783. 1996
1995 Reduced incidence of preterm delivery with metronidazole and erythromycin in women with bacterial vaginosisNew England Journal of Medicine.  333:1732-1736. 1995
1995 Preterm labor: Emerging role of genital tract infectionsInfectious agents and disease.  4:196-211. 1995
1995 Amnioinfusion survey: prevalence, protocols, and complications.Obstetrics and Gynecology.  86:572-576. 1995
1995 Amnioinfusion survey: prevalence, protocols, and complicationsObstetrics and Gynecology.  86:572-576. 1995
1995 Amniotic fluid interleukin-6: Correlation with upper genital tract microbial colonization and gestational age in women delivered after spontaneous labor versus indicated deliveryAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  173:606-612. 1995
1995 Association of post-cesarean delivery endometritis with colonization of the chorioamnion by Ureaplasma urealyticumObstetrics and Gynecology.  85:509-514. 1995
1995 Risk factors for the development of preterm premature rupture of the membranes after arrest of preterm laborAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  173:1310-1315. 1995
1995 Screening and treatment of asymptomatic bacteriuria of pregnancy to prevent pyelonephritisObstetrics and Gynecology.  86:868. 1995
1995 Screening and treatment of asymptomatic bacteriuria of pregnancy to prevent pyelonephritis: A cost-effectiveness and cost-benefit analysisObstetrics and Gynecology.  86:119-123. 1995
1995 The preterm prediction study: Significance of vaginal infectionsAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  173:1231-1235. 1995
1994 Bed rest in pregnancyObstetrics and Gynecology.  84:131-136. 1994
1994 Effect of magnesium sulfate on eicosanoid levels in women with pregnancy-induced hypertension 1994
1994 Ligase chain reaction to detect Chlamydia trachomatis infection of the cervixJournal of Clinical Microbiology.  32:2540-2543. 1994
1994 Wound complications after cesarean sectionsClinical Obstetrics and Gynecology.  37:842-855. 1994
1992 Effect of Type of Anesthesia on Blood Loss at Elective Repeat Cesarean Section 1992
1992 Expectant management of preterm ruptured membranes: Effects of antimicrobial therapyObstetrics and Gynecology.  80:759-762. 1992
1992 Maternal and perinatal effects of hypertension at term 1992
1992 New-generation RIBA hepatitis C strip immunoblot assays.Beitrage zur Infusionstherapie = Contributions to infusion therapy.  30:17-33. 1992
1991 Elective hospitalization in the management of twin pregnanciesObstetrics and Gynecology.  77:826-831. 1991
1990 Urinary tract infections in pregnancy 1990
1987 A role for aromatizable androgens in female rat pubertyBiology of Reproduction.  36:836-843. 1987
1982 Studies on the central effect of prolactin in inducing precocious puberty in the female ratBrain Research Bulletin.  8:449-458. 1982
1981 Current studies on the mechanisms underlying the onset of female puberty.Progress in clinical and biological research.  74:199-218. 1981
1981 A detailed analysis of the serum luteinizing hormone secretory profile in conscious, free-moving female rats during the time of pubertyEndocrinology.  109:2032-2039. 1981
1981 A quantitative analysis of the maturation of steroid negative feedbacks controlling gonadotropin release in the female rat: The infantile-juvenile periods, transition from an androgenic to a predominantly estrogenic controlEndocrinology.  108:1313-1320. 1981
1981 Development of estradiol-positive feedback on luteinizing hormone release in the female rat: A quantitative studyEndocrinology.  109:1404-1413. 1981
1981 The infantile female rat: In vivo ovarian and adrenal steroidogenic responses to exogenous administration or to endogenously induced elevations of gonadotropins and ACTHBiology of Reproduction.  24:597-608. 1981
1980 Recent advances in the endocrinology of puberty 1980
1980 The First Proestrus in the Female Rat: Circulating Steroid Levels Preceding and Accompanying the Preovulatory LH Surge 1980
1979 Changes in ovarian steroidal and prostaglandin e responsiveness to gonadotropins during the onset of puberty in the female ratEndocrinology.  104:653-658. 1979
1978 Control of luteinizing hormone release in prepubertal female rats: Evidence for an enhanced ability of the hypothalamus to release luteinizing hormone releasing hormone as the pituitary responsiveness to luteinizing hormone releasing hormone declinesJournal of Endocrinology.  78:281-282. 1978
1977 On the feedback actions of estrogen on gonadotropin and prolactin release in infantile female ratsEndocrinology.  101:1517-1523. 1977

Principal Investigator On

  • Sub-Grantee Agreement Between ADPH and the UAB Department of OB/GYN, Birmingham, AL  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2018 - 2019
  • Sub-Grantee Agreement Between ADPH and the UAB Department of OB/GYN, Birmingham, AL  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2018 - 2019
  • Sub-Grantee Agreement Between ADPH And The UAB Department Of OB/GYN, Birmingham, AL  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2017 - 2018
  • OB/GYN Faculty Research Career Development Program  awarded by National Institute of Child Health and Human Development/NIH/DHHS 2015 - 2018
  • Sub-Grantee Agreement Between ADPH and the UAB Department of OB/GYN, Birmingham, AL  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2016 - 2017
  • Sub-Grantee Agreement Between ADPH and the UAB Department of OB/GYN, Birmingham, AL  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2015 - 2016
  • Redefining Dystocia Diagnosis in Labor using Electrohysterography (RIDDLE)  awarded by National Institute of Child Health and Human Development/NIH/DHHS 2015 - 2016
  • Sub-Grantee Agreement Between ADPH and the UAB Department of OB/GYN, Birmingham, AL  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2014 - 2015
  • OB/GYN Faculty Research Career Development Program  awarded by National Institute of Child Health and Human Development/NIH/DHHS 2010 - 2015
  • APGO International Scholarship for OB-Gyn Educators Award  awarded by Association of Professors of Gynecology & Obstetrics Medical Education Fndn. 2015
  • Sub-Grantee Agreement Between ADPH and the UAB Department of OB/GYN, Birmingham, AL  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2013 - 2014
  • Sub-Grantee Agreement Between ADPH and the UAB Department of OB/GYN, Birmingham, AL  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2012 - 2013
  • Implementation of Programs to Improve the Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission; the Care and Treatment of HIV and AIDS in Eastern, Lusaka, Southern and Western Provinces of the Republic of Zambia Under the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)  awarded by Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia (CIDRZ) 2011 - 2012
  • Sub-Grantee Agreement Between ADPH and the UAB Department of OB-GYN, Birmingham, AL  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2011 - 2012
  • Sub-Grantee Agreement Between ADPH and the UAB Department of OB-GYN, Birmingham, AL  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2010 - 2012
  • Private Grant  awarded by BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION 2011 - 2012
  • Private Grant  awarded by Ethicon Endo-Surgery 2011
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1984
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, University of Texas System : Dallas 1980
  • UAB Hospital, Internship 1985
  • UAB Hospital, Residency 1988
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Postdoctoral Fellowship 1990
  • Full Name

  • William Andrews