Courtney Anne Schreiber, MD, MPH

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Stuart and Emily B.H. Mudd Professor in Human Behavior and Reproduction
Attending in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Philadelphia, PA
Program Director, Fellowship in Family Planning, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Division Chief, Family Planning, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Penn Medicine
Founder and Director, PEACE, The Pregnancy Early Access Center
Co-Director, Penn Promotes Research on Sex and Gender in Health
Research Director, Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women's Health K-12 Program, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics (LDI Amplify dissemination training program, 2021)
Executive Director, FOCUS on Health and Leadership for Women
Lead, Post-Roe Working Group, Penn Medicine
Lead, Elevating Women's Health, OBGYN Strategic Plan, Penn Medicine
Member, Search committee Vice Dean/Vice President of Inclusion, Diversity and Equity, Penn Medicine/PSOM
co-Lead, Women's Tower Work Group, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Obstetrics and Gynecology

Contact information
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
3737 Market Street, 12th floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-615-6531
Fax: 215-615-5319
B.A. (Religion )
Columbia College, Columbia University, New York NY, 1993.
OTH (Postbaccalaurate Premedical Program)
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1995.
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

Clinical Trials
Reproductive Science
Health Policy Research
Reproductive Epidemiology
Contraceptive Technology Development
Sex and Gender Disaggregated Research

Description of Clinical Expertise

Family Planning

Description of Other Expertise

Reproductive Health Advocacy and Policy. I have served as an expert witness in over 20 legal cases related to abortion access and reproductive health. My specific areas of contribution include maintaining access to mifepristone and medication abortion.

Selected Publications

Horvath S, Huang ZY, Koelper NC, Martinez C, Tsao PY, Zhao L, Goldberg AB, Hannum C, Putt ME, Luning Prak ET, Schreiber CA.: Induced Abortion and the Risk of Rh Sensitization. JAMA 330: 1167-1174, Sep 2023.

Gutman S, Connor H, Mumford SL, Gilmore E, Roe AH, Schreiber CA.: Feasibility and acceptability of virtual group contraceptive counseling prior to abortion care. Contraception Jul 2023.

Flynn AN, McAllister A, Kete C, Koelper NC, Gallop RJ, Schreiber CA, Schapira MM, Sonalkar S.: Evaluation of a decision aid for early pregnancy loss: A pilot randomized controlled trial. Contraception Jun 2023.

Abernathy A, Schreiber CA, Srinivas SK.: State restrictions on abortion are associated with fewer abortions in patients with high risk cardiovascular conditions. Contraception May 2023.

Lee IT, Senapati S, Schreiber C, Koelper N, Takacs P, Barnhart K.: Application of a Multiplex Platform to Identify Novel Biomarkers for Pregnancy Location and Viability. Res Sq May 2023.

Roe AH, Koelper N, McAllister A, Barnhart KT, Schreiber CA, Hadjiliadis D.: Cervical mucus quality in females with and without cystic fibrosis. J Cyst Fibros Mar 2023.

Sonalkar S, Short WR, McAllister A, Kete C, Ingeno L, Fishman J, Koenig HC, Schreiber CA, Teitelman AM.: Incorporating HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Care for Patients Seeking Induced Abortion and Pregnancy Loss Management. Womens Health Issues. 32(4): 388-394, Jul-Aug 2022

Flynn AN, Hoffman E, Murphy C, Jen A, Schreiber CA, Roe AH.: Fetomaternal hemorrhage assessment in Rh-negative patients undergoing dilation and evacuation between 20 and 24 weeks' gestational age: A retrospective cohort study. Contraception. 110: 27-29, Jun 2022

Roe AH, McAllister A, Kete C, Pishko A, Whitworth H, Schreiber CA, Sayani FA.: Sex as an Independent Risk Factor for Venous Thromboembolism in Sickle Cell Disease: A Cross-Sectional Study. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 31(10): 1467-1471, Oct 2022.

Sonalkar S, McAllister A, Kete C, Fishman J, Frarey A, Short WR, Schreiber CA, Teitelman A.: Implementation of an HIV Pre-exposure Prophylaxis Strategy Into Abortion and Early Pregnancy Loss Care. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 90: S129-S133, Jul 2022.

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Last updated: 11/15/2023
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