Courtney Anne Schreiber

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Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Attending in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Philadelphia, PA
Founder and Director, Penn Family Planning and Pregnancy Loss Center
Director, Fellowship in Family Planning, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Obstetrics and Gynecology

Contact information
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
3400 Spruce Street, 1000 Courtyard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-615-6531
Fax: 215-615-5319
B.A. (Religion )
Columbia College, Columbia University, New York NY, 1993.
(Postbaccalaurate Premedical Program)
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1994.
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, 1999.
M.P.H. (Public Health )
University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, Epidemiology Track, Pittsburgh, PA, 2005.
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Description of Research Expertise

Reproductive Epidemiology
Contraceptive Technologies

Description of Itmat Expertise

Early Pregnancy failure
Unplanned pregnancy prevention
Contraceptive Technology Development
Sexually transmitted infections
Reproductive Epidemiology

Selected Publications

Schreiber CA: The Female Reproductive System. Concepts in Medical Physiology. Seifter J, Sloane D, Ratner A (eds.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, Page: 573-604, October 2005.

Murthy AS, Creinin MD, Harwood BJ, Schreiber CA: Same day initiation of the transdermal hormonal delivery system (contraceptive patch) versus traditional initiation methods. Contraception 72(5):333-36, 2005.

Schreiber CA, Meyn, L, Creinin MD, Barnhart KT, Hillier SL: The effects of long-term use of nonoxynol-9 on vaginal flora. Obstet Gynecol 107:1-9, 2006.

Schreiber CA, Harwood BJ, Switzer GE, Creinin MD, Reeves MF, Ness RB: Training and attitudes about contraceptive management across primary care specialties: a survey of graduating residents. Contraception 73:618-622, 2006.

Schreiber CA, Creinin MD: Mifepristone in abortion care. Semin Reprod Med 23(1):82-91, 2005.

Murthy AS, Creinin MD, Harwood BJ, Schreiber CA: A pilot study of mifepristone and misoprostol administered at the same time for abortion up to 49 days gestation. Contraception 71(5):333-336, 2005.

Schreiber CA , Creinin MD, Harwood BJ, Murthy AS: A pilot study of mifepristone and misoprostol administered at the same time for abortion from 50-63 days gestation. Contraception 71(6):447-50, 2005.

Schreiber CA, Creinin MD: The health benefits of hormonal contraception. The Female Patient (Suppl):19-24, 2005.

Schreiber CA, Rhoa MF, Holland L: Vaginal Bleeding. Clinical Handbook of Pediatrics, 3rd Edition. Schwartz MW (eds.). Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Baltimore, MD. Page: 739-746, 2003.

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