Welcome to Stanford Ob/Gyn

Stanford Named a New NIH Maternal Health Research Center of Excellence

Stanford PRIHSM (PReventing Inequities in Hemorrhage-related Severe Maternal morbidity) will work to reduce one of the leading causes of maternal morbidity and severe maternal morbidity: postpartum hemorrhage.

Our Mission

Our mission is to improve the health of women and people of all genders through innovative and compassionate care, education, advocacy, and discovery.

Our faculty is committed to the highest level of basic and clinical research in Obstetric and Gynecologic science. In particular, we are focused on innovative translational medicine; bringing scientific results from the bench to the bedside. 

Our faculty practices medicine in a world-class hospital; and are internationally recognized for the medical, surgical and reproductive Obstetric and Gynecologic care they provide to their patients. 

Our vision is to be local and global leaders, advancing and transforming the health of women and people of all genders across the lifespan.

In The News

Department News

  • SMFM23 Recap

    Stanford Medicine’s Obstetrics and Gynecology department had amazing representation with two oral presentations and 15 poster presentations from work led by our investigators under the Dunlevie Maternal-Fetal Medicine Center for Discovery, Innovation and Clinical Impact.

  • Bridging the Gap

    Children and adolescents have unique gynecological needs often overlooked by pediatrics and adult OB/GYN.

  • A Historic Drop

    A new paper details a statewide initiative by the California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative that significantly reduced cesarean deliveries for low-risk babies.

  • Taking Pride

    Powered by community, PRIDEnet works to uncover key insights about LGBTQ+ health.

Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds are open to community physicians but are closed to the general public.

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Monday, December 11

"Increasing Access and Reducing Ableism in OBGYN Training"

Lisa M. Meeks, PhD, MA 
Associate Professor of Family Medicine and Learning Health Sciences
University of Michigan School of Medicine

Dunlevie Maternal Fetal Medicine Center

Empowering an arc of research and discovery in maternal-fetal health.


Our commitment to women's health spans over a century with groundbreaking innovations and world-class care.