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Director, Program for Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences
Director, Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) Program
Director, Menopause Program
Interim Section Chief, REI
REI Fellowship Director
Dr. Pal, MBBS, MRCOG, MS, is Associate Professor in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences. She is the Director the Program for Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) at Yale Reproductive Endocrinology. Her areas of clinical and research interests include ovulatory disorders including polycystic ovary syndrome and reproductive dysfunction of obesity, menopause, infertility and skeletal health. More recently, Dr. Pal’s research has focused on the multisystem implications of...
Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences
Director, Advanced Endoscopic Reproductive Surgery Program
Director, Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Elective
Dr. Kodaman is Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Yale School of Medicine and serves as the Director of the Advanced Endoscopic Reproductive Surgery Program specializing in surgery for fibroids, endometriosis, and other female reproductive disorders. In addition to advanced endoscopic reproductive surgery, Dr. Kodaman’s interests include infertility, abnormal uterine bleeding, primary ovarian insufficiency, PCOS, and Asherman’s syndrome. Dr. Kodaman also serves as one of...
Clinical Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences
Director, Psychological Support Services
Dorothy Greenfeld, LCSW, is the Director of Psychological Support Services at the Yale Fertility Center and Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Yale University School of Medicine. She earned her Master’s in Social Work from Columbia University and is licensed by the state of Connecticut. She has counseled couples seeking parenthood through assisted reproduction in the Yale program since 1982.
Ms. Greenfeld is a founding member and former Chair of the Mental Health Professional...
Nighat (Nikki) Naqvi joined Yale Fertility Center in 2006 and has almost 12 years of experience in women’s health. Nikki has been a vital part of the program for PCOS from its inception; she oversees the day to day logistics of the PCOS program working closely with the patients and members of the team, and is trained to conduct resting metabolic rate assessments.
Clinical Research Nurse
Joanne Williams joined Yale Fertility Center in 2010 as a research nurse and coordinator for the Yale PCOS program. She has 10 years of experience in research as well as 20 years of nursing experience in perinatology and pediatrics. In her role as research nurse, Joanne helps with patient and participant recruitment in ongoing research protocols, providing nursing expertise for research related procedures. In her role as research coordinator, Joanne helps negotiate the various steps that are...