Ricardo Molero Bravo, MD

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences, 2008
University of South Florida
Tampa, FL

Master of Science in Medical Sciences, 2010
University of South Florida
Tampa, FL

Doctor of Medicine, 2014
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL

OB/GYN Internship and Residency, 2018
Hawai’i Residency Program
Honolulu, HI

   
CLINICAL FOCUS General Obstetrics and Gynecology
   
CERTIFICATIONS

Board Certified Obstetrics and Gynecology
The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

   
HONORS AND AWARDS

Fourth Year Excellence in Teaching Award
John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawai’i
Department of OB/GYN

Resident Award for Excellent in Family Planning
The Ryan Program

   
SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Chin J, Molero Bravo R, Wright TE, et. Al. Urine drug screening on labor and delivery. John A Burns School of Medicine

Sanchez Traun KB, Schauberger CW, Ramirez LD, Jones CW, Lindberg AF, Molero Bravo RA, Wright TE, Traun, BD, Peterson SE, Rudolf VP. Opioid prescribing trends in postpartum women: a multicenter study. Am J Obstet Gynecol MFM 2019;1:100055.

Molero Bravo, R., Wright Tricia. Discharge analgesics after vaginal or cesarean section delivery. ACOG Annual Clinical and Scientific meeting: April 27, 2018. Austin, Tx. (poster presentation).

Molero Bravo, R., Wright Tricia. Discharge analgesics after vaginal or cesarean section delivery. 22nd Annual Obstetrics, Gynecology, & Women’s Health Resident and Fellow Research Day, May 18th, 2017. (oral presentation)

Molero-Bravo R, McLemore P, Towner D. The Zika Virus in Hawai’i. Poster presented at: 2016 Districts VIII & IX Annual Meeting; 2016 Sept 22-24; Waikoloa, HI. (poster presentation)

Holloway, R.W., Molero Bravo, R.A., Rakowski, J.A., James, J.A., Jeppson, C.N., Ingersoll, S.B., Ahmad, S. Detection of sentinel lymph nodes in patients with endometrial cancer undergoing robotic-assisted staging: A comparison of colorimetric and fluorescence imaging. Gynecologic Oncology 2012 Jul;126(1):25-9

Molero Bravo, R.A., Mishtal, J., McIntyre, M. (2012). Acculturation effects on the use of dual method contraception by Latina women in a college age population. University of Central Florida College of Medicine Focused Individualized Research Project Conference. (oral presentation)

McLean M. P., Kuzmenok, O., Zhang, X., Bravo, R., Szekeres, C. (2008). Prostaglandin F2α via Yin Yang-1 suppresses steroidogenic acute regulatory protein intracellular cholesterol transport while maintaining scavenger receptor class B type I cell surface expression in luteal cells. Society for the Study of Reproduction 41st Annual Meeting (poster presentation)

McLean M. P., Bravo, R., Kuzmenok, O., Zhang, X., Merkler K. A., Liu, Q. (2008). Prostaglandin F2α suppresses cholesterol uptake, transport, and processing via induction of Yin Yang 1 protein and recruitment of histone deacetylase in the corpus luteum. Reproductive Sciences Vol.15(1) (Supplement), 55th Annual Meeting SGI “Science in the Service of Women’s Health,” (poster presentation)

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Ricardo Molero Bravo, MD
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