24th Annual Obstetrics, Gynecology & Women’s Health Resident and Fellow Research Day

research day 2019

(L-R): Kapuaola Gellert, PhD, MPH; Reni Soon, MD, MPH; Jennifer Chin, MD; Matthew Barber, MD, MHS; Jane Chung-Do, DrPH.

Date: May 23, 2019
Time: 8:00 AM to 12:20 PM
Location: Waialae Country Club, Honolulu, HI


Guest Speaker


Matthew D. Barber, MD, MHS

Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University School of Medicine



Abstract Presentations

Jennifer Chin, MD
Buffered Lidocaine for Paracervical Blocks in First Trimester Outpatient Surgical Abortions

Nikki Kumura, MD
Pharmacy Access to Ulipristal Acetate in Small Cities Throughout the United States

Vincent La, MD
Knowledge and Provision of Transgender Healthcare among Obstetricians/Gynecologists in Hawai’i

Caroline Lau, MD
Duration of Foley Balloon Induction in Nulliparous Women with Unfavorable Cervix— Is There an Association with Time to Delivery?

Danielle Ogez, MD
Outcomes for Pregnant Women in Hawai‘i Admitted to a Tertiary Care Hospital in Threatened Preterm Labor

Jennifer Wong, MD
An Investigation on the Completeness of Salpingectomy Intended for Ovarian Cancer Risk Reduction

Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellow
Megumi Akiyama, MD
Circumvallate Placenta and Its Association to Intrauterine Growth Restriction

Men-Jean Lee, MD
Longitudinal Study of Loss of Imprinting in First Trimester CVS Samples Compared to Term

Corrie Miller, DO
Characterizing Congenital Heart Anomalies in Pregnancies with Single Umbilical Artery


Most Outstanding Resident Research Project Award
Jennifer Chin, MD

Audience Choice Award
Jennifer Chin, MD

Santosh Sharma Resident Research Award
Sally Markee MD and Sally Zhen MD

Judging Panel

barber md

Matthew D. Barber, MD, MHS

Chair, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Duke University

gellert md

Kapuaola Gellert, PhD, MPH

Adjunct Professor
University of North Carolina


Jane Chung-Do, DrPH

Associate Professor
Specialization Head
Social & Behavioral Health Sciences

Research Brochure from 2019

2018Research Day Booklet