Obstetrics & Gynecology Magazine

Winter 2023

The annual publication of the Stanford Obstetrics and Gynecology Department

In this issue, get to know the physicians who are "Bridging the Gap" between adult and pediatric gynecology, learn about the historic drop in cesarean section rates across California and the program behind the milestone, and meet the community members powering insights about LGBTQ+ health.

Also, meet Erica Cahill, MD, MS(c), an obstetrician and gynecologist, passionate about abortion access and rights as well as Brent Monseur, MD, ScM, a reproductive endocrinology and infertility fellow, working to build families for LGBTQ-identifying couples. And more from across our divisions!

Featured Articles

A Message from the Chair

Leslee Subak, MD writes, "Every day, I reflect upon what an honor and privilege it is to lead one of premier obstetrics and gynecology departments in the United States." Read more

Taking Pride

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

Bridging the Gap

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

A Historic Drop

A statewide initiative has significantly reduced cesarean deliveries for low-risk babies. Read more

"I was encouraged to ask questions."

Learn more about Erica Cahill's, MD, MS(c) passion for advocacy. Read more

“Before OB/GYN came my interest in the idea of queer individuals building their families.”

Brent Monseur, MD, ScM on what needs to change to help more families achieve their dreams. Read more