Department of OB/GYN July Highlights and Honors

Read on for a listing of the Department's July awards and honors. The page includes recent honors and awards, news clips, presentations and publications.

UNC Gynecology was one of five specialties at UNC Healthcare ranked in recent US News and World Report annual "America's Best Hospitals" issue. Read more here.

Eight UNC OB/GYN doctors listed as "Top Doctors" on the U.S. News & World Report website.

UNC Hospitals ranked #1 in North Carolina for care of high risk deliveries by The Leapfrog Group.

Jennifer Mersereau, MD, MSCI for her research entitled "Cancer and Childbearing Potential: Surviving Without Regrets".

Emily Ko, MD for her research entitled "Metformin for the Treatment of Endometrial Hyperplasia".

Gretchen Stuart, MD received $120,000 Large Research Grant from the Society of Family Planning for research entitled "Immediate postpartum vs. 4-8 week postpartum LNG-IUS use and breastfeeding: A randomized clinical trial".

Jennifer Tang, MD and Gretchen Stuart, MD received $70,000 Fellowship Research Grant for research entitled “A randomized controlled trial of a brief educational script of postpartum contraceptive uptake”.

Jennifer Tang, MD and Rachel Peragallo, MD both received NIH Loan Repayment Program Award for Contraception and Infertility Research.

Matt Zerden, MD and Gretchen Stuart, MD received $5,000 Resident Grant from the Society of Family Planning for research entitled "Intentions and satisfaction with contraceptive care: A qualitative exploration of postpartum Latina women in North Carolina".

To see the complete listing of highlights and honors, click here.