Faculty Interests

Alice S. Rhoton-Vlasak, MD; Joseph M. Kramer, PhD; and R. Stan Williams, MD

  • Reproductive endocrinology; infertility; assisted reproduction; fertility preservation


Daniel J. Gibson, PhD

  • Wound healing; point-of-care diagnostics; biomechanics of wound healing devices


Emily E. Weber LeBrun, MD, MS

  • Urogynecology; outcomes research; implementation of registries


Erich T. Wyckoff, MD and Nash S. Moawad, MD, MS

  • Minimally invasive gynecologic surgery; medical education


Gregory S. Schultz, PhD

  • Bacterial biofilms (roles in promoting chronic wounds and anti-biofilm treatments); stem cell secretome treatments to stimulate healing of acute or chronic wounds; rapid, point-of-care detectors for biomarkers of pathologies (PPROM) or bacterial biofilms; antimicrobial coatings for medical devices (catheters, dressings); anti-scarring treatments (antisense oligonucleotides and siRNAs)


Kathleen A. Green, MD

  • Adolescent gynecology; sexual dysfunction


Kendra R. Sylvester-Armstrong, MD

  • Placental-derived exosomes; diabetes; preterm delivery; genetics/single-nucleotide polymorphisms; personalized medicine


Kay Roussos-Ross, MD

  • Management of chronic opiate dependency; Centering Pregnancy: providing prenatal care within a group model; perinatal mood disorders


Melissa A. Bright, PhD

  • Maternal and child health; social determinants of health; family violence; health services research; prenatal care


Reem S. Abu-Rustum, MD

  • Obstetric ultrasound; medical education; congenital heart disease; preterm labor; maternal–fetal medicine


Sharon Y. Byun, MD

  • Quality and safety; obstetric medical liability; medical education


W. Patrick Duff, MD

  • Infectious diseases; prenatal diagnosis; medical education


Additional faculty interests to be added as developed.