Celeste P. Durnwald, M.D.

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Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Obstetrics and Gynecology

Contact information
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine
3400 Spruce Street, 2000 Courtyard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Education:
BS (Integrated Life Sciences)
Kent State University, 1993.
MD
Northeastern Ohio Universities, 1997.
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Description of Research Expertise

Areas of research interest include: 1) diabetes in pregnancy, 2) obesity,
3) maternal metabolism

Selected Publications

Ghaffari N, Durnwald C: Type 1 Diabetes: Pregnancy. Diabetes and Nutrition, 1st edition, The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics guide to Pregnancy, Chicago, IL, 2017 in press.

Durnwald C: Type 2 Diabetes: Pregnancy. Diabetes and Nutrition, 1st edition, The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics guide to Pregnancy, Chicago, IL, 2017 in press.

Durnwald C: Type 2 Diabetes: Preconception. Diabetes and Nutrition, 1st edition, The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics guide to Pregnancy, Chicago, IL, 2017 in press.

Ghaffari N, Durnwald C: Type 1 Diabetes: Preconception Diabetes and Nutrition, 1st edition, The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics guide to Pregnancy, Chicago, IL, 2017 in press.

Durnwald C: Gestational Diabetes: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Complications. Diabetes and Nutrition, 1st edition, The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics guide to Pregnancy, Chicago, IL, 2017 in press.

Teefey CP, Durnwald C: Strategies to reduce disparities in maternal morbidity and mortality: the role of obesity and metabolic disease. Semin Perinatol 41(5):287-92, Sep 2017.

Ruhstaller K, Downes KL, Chandrasekaran S, Srinivas S, Durnwald C: Prophylactic Wound Vacuum Therapy after Cesarean Section to Prevent Wound Complications in the Obese Population: A Randomized Controlled Trial (the ProVac Study). Am J Perinatol 34(11):1125-30, Sep 2017.

Huynh T, Ghaffari N, Bastek J, Durnwald C: Prenatal care in a specialized diabetes in pregnancy program improves compliance with postpartum testing in GDM women. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 30(9):1075-79, May 2017.

Ruhstaller K, Elovitz MA, Stringer M, Epperson CN, Durnwald CP: Obesity and the association with maternal and mental health symptoms. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 10:1-5, Apr 2017.

Ghartey J, Ghaffari N, Levine LD, Schwartz N, Durnwald CP: Implementation of a universal cervical length screening program: Identifying factors associated with decline rates. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 10:1-4, Apr 2017.

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