Reproductive Sciences Faculty

  • Vikki Abrahams

    Professor

    Research Interests
    Autoimmune Diseases; Fetal Membranes, Premature Rupture; Immunity, Innate; Placenta; Pregnancy Complications; Pregnancy Complications, Infectious; Pregnancy in Diabetics; Antiphospholipid Syndrome; Antibodies, Antiphospholipid; MicroRNAs; Toll-Like Receptors; Nod Signaling Adaptor Proteins; Exosomes; Inflammasomes
  • Aydin Arici

    Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences

    Research Interests
    Endometriosis; Gynecology; Infertility; Obstetrics; Peritoneal Cavity; Reproductive Techniques; Cytokines; Chemokines
  • Sabrina Diano

    Richard Sackler Family Professor of Cellular and Molecular Physiology, and Professor of Comparative Medicine and of Neuroscience

    Research Interests
    Endocrine System; Nervous System; Diseases
  • Clare Flannery

    Associate Professor Term; Co-Director, Yale University Reproductive Sciences Biobank (YURS)

    Research Interests
    Adenocarcinoma; Diabetes Mellitus; Endometrial Hyperplasia; Obesity
  • Aileen Gariepy

    Associate Professor of OB/GYN & Reproductive Sciences; Director, Yale Fellowship in Family Planning, Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences

    Research Interests
    Abortion, Induced; Abortion, Therapeutic; Contraception; Contraceptive Devices; Contraceptive Devices, Female; Decision Support Techniques; Dilatation and Curettage; Intrauterine Device Expulsion; Intrauterine Devices; Intrauterine Devices, Medicated; Sterilization, Reproductive; Hysteroscopy
  • Seth Guller

    Senior Research Scientist in Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences; Director, Gyn/Endocrine Laboratory

    Research Interests
    Gynecology; Obstetrics; Placenta Diseases; Pre-Eclampsia; Pregnancy Outcome
  • Richard Hochberg

    Professor Emeritus of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences and Senior Research Scientist

    Research Interests
    Biochemistry; Estrogens; Gynecology; Radiochemistry; Steroids; Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulators
  • Gloria Huang

    Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences

    Research Interests
    Genital Neoplasms, Female; Neoplasm Metastasis; Neoplasms, Hormone-Dependent; Ovarian Neoplasms; Pelvic Neoplasms; Uterine Neoplasms; Genomics
  • Jessica Illuzzi

    Professor; Section Chief, Laborists and Midwifery; Medical Director, Obstetrics, Vidone Birthing Center, St. Raphael Campus, YNHH; Director of Medical Studies, Obstetrics and Gynecology; Director of Electives, Yale School of Medicine

    Research Interests
    Cesarean Section; Education, Medical; Midwifery; Obstetrics; Streptococcus agalactiae; Analgesia, Epidural; Vaginal Birth after Cesarean
  • Amanda Kallen

    Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences

    Research Interests
    Granulosa Cells; Gynecology; Infertility; Ovary; Reproductive Medicine; MicroRNAs; RNA, Long Noncoding
  • Harvey Kliman

    Research Scientist in Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences; Director, Reproductive and Placental Research Unit

    Research Interests
    Autistic Disorder; Endometrium; Female Urogenital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications; Infertility; Placenta; Pregnancy; Reproductive Medicine
  • Csaba Leranth

    Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences and of Neuroscience

    Research Interests
    Anatomy; Endocrine System; Gynecology; Nervous System; Neurobiology
  • Kutluk Oktay

    Professor Adjunct; Director, Laboratory of Molecular Reproduction and Fertility Preservation

    Research Interests
    Aging; Ovarian Follicle; Ovary; Genes, BRCA1; Genes, BRCA2; Reproductive Techniques, Assisted; Fertility Preservation; Recombinational DNA Repair; Ovarian Reserve
  • Lubna Pal

    Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences; Director, Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) Program; Director, Menopause Program; Interim Section Chief, REI; REI Fellowship Director

    Research Interests
    Gynecology; Menopause; Polycystic Ovary Syndrome; Vitamin D; Premenopause; Reproductive Medicine
  • Pasquale Patrizio

    Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences; Director, Yale Fertility Center and Fertility Preservation Program

    Research Interests
    Eggs; Ethics, Medical; Fertility; Gynecology; Infertility; Infertility, Male; Oocytes; Ovary; Spermatozoa; Cryopreservation; Reproductive Medicine; Sperm Injections, Intracytoplasmic; Fertility Preservation
  • Alessandro Santin

    Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences; Disease Aligned Research Team Leader, Gynecologic Oncology Program, Yale Cancer Center; Co-Chief, Section of Gynecologic Oncology

    Research Interests
    Genital Neoplasms, Female; Gynecology; Immunotherapy; Neoplasms, Experimental; Ovarian Neoplasms
  • Nina Stachenfeld

    Senior Research Scientist in Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences

    Research Interests
    Blood Pressure; Environment and Public Health; Gynecology; Physiology; Polycystic Ovary Syndrome; Reproductive Medicine; Orthostatic Intolerance
  • Reshef Tal

    Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences

    Research Interests
    Endometrium; Embryo Implantation; Polycystic Ovary Syndrome; Stem Cells; Angiogenesis Modulating Agents; Regenerative Medicine; Anti-Mullerian Hormone
  • Hugh Taylor

    Anita O'Keeffe Young Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences and Professor of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology; Chair of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Yale School of Medicine; Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Yale-New Haven Hospital

  • Shannon Whirledge

    Assistant Professor; Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences

    Research Interests
    Endocrinology; Infertility, Female; Leiomyoma; Molecular Biology; Pregnancy Complications; Uterus; Reproductive Medicine; Endocrine Disruptors