Resident scholarly activity

Residents are required to complete at least one research project by the end of third year. The projects are presented during our annual research event and must be worthy of submission to a peer-reviewed journal.

Recent national meeting presentations by our residents

Surya Cooper, MD
2016 Infectious Diseases Society for Obstetrics and Gynecology
Title of Poster Presentation: Postpartum Infection in patients with Hepatitis C in Pregnancy

Obianuju Sandra Madueke-Laveaux, MD, MPH - 2015 graduate
2014 AAGL Global Congress on Minimally Invasive Gynecology
Title of Poster Presentation: Use of the NovaSure ablation system for management of acute hemorrhage

Obianuju Sandra Madueke-Laveaux, MD, MPH - 2015 graduate
2015 Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine Conference
Title of Poster Presentation: An evaluation of the effect of the MFM obesity protocol on cesarean rates in the Geisinger Health System - A retrospective cohort study

Kristina Brown, DO - 2015 graduate
2015 International Association of Medical Science Educators Annual Conference
Title of Poster Presentation: Does an orientation including case based topics to their third year clinical ob/gyn rotation improve student satisfaction?

Recent published case reports by our residents

Brittany Cook, DO
Title of Case Report: Identifying atypical preeclampsia: A diagnostic challenge
Case Reports in Internal Medicine, Sciedu Press, 2014

Surya Cooper, MD
Title of Case Report: Ovarian Torsion in a Patient with One Ovary Resulting in Bilateral Salpingo-Oophorectomy during Pregnancy
Journal of Clinical Case Reports, 2014

Melissa McGann, DO
Title of Case Report: Isolated Fallopian Tube Torsion in a Premenarchal Female
Journal of Clinical Case Reports, 2014

Melissa McGann, DO
Title of Case Report: An Innovative Approach to the Positioning of Morbidly Obese Patients for Gynecologic Surgery
Journal of Clinical Case Reports, 2014

Obianuju Sandra Madueke-Laveaux, MD, MPH - 2015 graduate
Title of Case Report: Giant fibroepithelial stromal polyp of the vulva: largest case reported
Annals of Surgical Innovation and Research, 2013

Obianuju Sandra Madueke-Laveaux, MD, MPH - 2015 graduate
Title of Case Report: Unique complication of a Shirodkar cerclage: remote formation of a vesicocervical fistula in a patient with the history of cervical cerclage placement: a case report and literature review
Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery Journal, 2013