Kurt T. Barnhart, MD, MSCE

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William Shippen, Jr. Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Attending Physician, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Director, Reproductive Research Unit, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Senior Scholar, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Member, Biomedical Graduate Studies, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Associate Director, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Director, Women's Health Clinical Research Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Pennsylvania
Vice Chair for Clinical Research, Dept. of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Obstetrics and Gynecology

Contact information
University of Pennsylvania Medical Center
Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
3701 Market Street, Suite 800
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-2974
Fax: 215-349-5512
B.S (Biology)
Tufts University, 1984.
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1988.
M.S.C.E (Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics)
University of Pennsylvania, 1998.
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Selected Publications

Karen C. Baker M.D, Anne Z. Steiner M.D., M.P.H, Karl R. Hansen M.D., Ph.D, Kurt T. Barnhart M.D, Marcelle I. Cedars M.D, Richard S. Legro M.D, Michael P. Diamond M.D, Stephen A. Krawetz Ph.D, Rebecca Usadi M.D, Valerie L. Baker M.D, R. Matthew Coward M.D, Fangbai Sun M.P.H, Robert Wild M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D, Puneet Masson M.D, James F. Smith M.D., M.S, Nanette Santoro M.D, Heping Zhang Ph.D, Reproductive Medicine Network: Poor Reproducibility of Percentage of Normally Shaped Sperm Using WHO5 Strict Grading Criteria. F&S Reports. Elsevier, online (17), MARCH 2022 Notes: MOXI SM paper.

Richard S. Legro; Karl R. Hansen, Michael P Diamond, Anne Z. Steiner; Christos Coutifaris, Marcelle I. Cedars; Kathleen M. Hoeger; Rebecca Usadi; Erica B. Johnstone; Daniele J. Haisenleder; Robert A. Wild; Kurt T. Barnhart; Jennifer Mersereau; J.C. Trussell; Stephen A. Kraqetz; Penny M. Kris-Etherton; David B. Sarwer; Nanette Santoro; Ester Eisenberg; Hao Huang; Heping Zhang - the Reproductive Medicine Network: Effects of preconception lifestyle intervention in infertility women with obesity: The FIT-PLESE randomized controlled trial. PLOS MEDICINE. Raffaella Bosurgi, Executive Editor; Richard Turner, Senior Editor (eds.). PLOS, Page: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1003883 Jan. 2022.

Emily N Sadecki, Hao Huang, Tracey Thomas, Nanette Santoro, Heping Zhang, Kurt Barnhart: Exploring Non-Surgical Predictors of Endometriosis Disease and Severity. Poster - ASRM October 2021.

Olanrewaju Dawodu, Jessica Wu, Robert Gallop, Kurt BArnahrt: Obstetrical Outcomes of Late Presenting Intrauterine Pregnancies. Oral - ASRM October 2021.

Jessica R. Walter, Kurt Barnhart, Nathanael Koelper, Nanette Santoro, Heping Zhang, Tracey Thomas, Hao Huang, Heidi Harvie: Cost-Effectivness Analysis of the Active Treatment or No Treatment (ACT or NOT) Randomized Controlled Trial of the Optimal Management of Persistent Pregnancies of Unknown Location. Oral - ASRM October 2021.

Andrew Kaunitz, Anita Nelson, Kurt Barnhart, Michael Thomas, David Archer, Joseph Chiodo III, Michelle Previtera, Paul Korner: Impact of Application Site and Body Mass Index on Adhesion and Tolerability of a Levonorgestrel/Ethinyl Estradiol Transdermal Contraceptive Delivery System. Poster - ASRM October 2021.

Iris Tienlynn Lee, Elizabeth Rubin, Jessica Wu, Nathanael Koelper, Kurt Barnhart: The Incidence and Importance of the Pseudogestational Sac Revisited. Oral - ASRM October 2021.

Kassie J. Bollig, Alex Finlinson, Christos Coutifaris, Danny Schust, Kurt Barnhart: When Abnormal HCG Levels Result in a Normal Pregnancy. Poster - ASRM October 2021.

Jessica R Walter, Shuai Xu, Kurt Barnhart: Early Pregnancy Outcomes After IVF and Sleep Disordered Breathing. Poster - ASRM October 2021.

Elizabeth A. Stewart,MD; David F. Archer, md; Charlotte D. Ownens, MD; Kurt T. Barnhart, MSCE MD; Linda D. Bradley, MD; Eve C. Feinberg, MD; Veronica Gillispie-Bell, MD, MAS; Anthony N. Imudia, md; Ran Liu, PhD; Jin Hee Kim, MD; Ayman Al-Hendy, MD, PhD: Reduction of Heavy Menstraul Bleeding in Women Not Designated as Responders to Elagolix plus Add Back therapy fo Uterine Fibroids. Journal of Women's Health. Mary Ann Leiebert, inc, 00(00): online, September 2021 Notes: DOI: 10.1089/jwh.2021.0152

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