Sarita Sonalkar, M.D., M.P.H.

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

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Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
3400 Spruce Street, 1000 Courtyard
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4283
Office: 215-615-5234
B.A. (Biology)
University of Pennsylvania (cum laude), Philadelphia, PA, 2000.
UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, 2006.
Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, 2012.
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Selected Publications

Sonalkar S, Gurney EP, McAllister A, Schreiber CA: A randomized pilot evaluation of individual-level abortion stigma resulting from Pennsylvania mandated abortion counseling. Contraception epub ahead of print, July 2017.

Sonalkar S, Ogden SN, Tran LK, Chen AY: Comparison of complications associated with induction by misoprostol versus dilation and evacuation for second-trimester abortion. Int J Gynaecol Obstet epub ahead of print, June 2017.

Raymond EG, Weaver MA, Louie KS, Tan YL, Bousiéguez M, Aranguré-Peraza AG, Lugo-Hernández EM, Sanhueza P, Goldberg AB, Culwell KR, Kaplan C, Memmel L, Sonalkar S, Jamshidi R, Winikoff B: Effects of Depot Medroxyprogesterone Acetate Injection Timing on Medical Abortion Efficacy and Repeat Pregnancy: A Randomized Trial. Obstet Gynecol 128(4): 739-45, Oct 2016.

Raymond EG, Weaver MA, Tan YL, Louie KS, Bousiéguez M, Lugo-Hernández EM, Aranguré-Peraza AG, Sanhueza P, Kaplan C, Sonalkar S, Goldberg AB, Culwell KR, Memmel L, Jamshidi R, Winikoff B: Effect of immediate compared with delayed insertion of etonogestrel implants on medical abortion efficacy and repeat pregnancy: A randomized controlled trial. Obstet Gynecol 127(2):306-12, Feb 2016.

Holland E, Michelis LD, Sonalkar S, Curry CL: Barriers to Immediate Post-placental Intrauterine Devices among Attending Level Educators. Women's Health Issues 25(4):355-8, Jul-Aug 2015.

Sonalkar S, McClusky J, Hou MY, Borgatta L: Administration of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate on the day of mifepristone for medical abortion: a pilot study. Contraception 91:174-177, Feb 2015.

Mark A, Sonalkar S, Borgatta L: One-year continuation of the etonogestrel contraceptive implant in women with postabortion or interval placement. Contraception 88(5):619-23, 2013.

Sonalkar S, Hou M, Borgatta L: Administration of the etonogestrel contraceptive implant on the day of mifepristone for medical abortion: a pilot study. Contraception 88(5):671-3, 2013.

Roncari D, Politch JA, Sonalkar S, Finneseth M, Borgatta L: Inflammation or infection at the time of second trimester induced abortion. Contraception 87(1):67-70, 2013.

Sonalkar S, Mody S, Phillips S, Gaffield ME: Programmatic aspects of postpartum family planning in developing countries: a qualitative analysis of key informant interviews in Kenya and Ethiopia. Afr J Reprod Health 17(3):54-56, 2013.

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