Wan-Ju Wu, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Obstetrics & Gynecology

MD, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
MPH, Boston University School of Public Health

Dr. Wan-Ju Wu, MD, MPH is an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Boston University School of Medicine and Physician at Boston Medical Center. Dr. Wan-Ju Wu received her MD from Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and her MPH from Boston University. She completed residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Oregon Health and Sciences University in 2016. She has worked on HIV/AIDS and women's health projects in China, Burma, South Africa, and Nepal. Prior to medical school, as coordinator of a girls youth group in Western Kenya, Dr. Wu witnessed the life-altering impact that access to abortion services can have at critical points in a woman's life. This has motivated her work in improving access to quality reproductive health care, both in the US and abroad. Her current research interests include community-based initiatives for provision of family planning services and strategies to improve implementation of reproductive health programs.

Post-Fellowship Salary Support for Wan-Ju Wu
07/01/2020 - 01/31/2023 (PI)
Society of Family Planning


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  1. Lobo SJ, Lin JG, Vais S, Wang D, Adegoke TM, Wu WJ, Steer-Massaro C. Pap Smear and Mammogram Screening Rates in a Refugee and General OB/GYN Clinic: A Retrospective Review. J Immigr Minor Health. 2022 Feb; 24(1):111-117.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34714467
  2. Wu WJ, Tiwari A, Choudhury N, Basnett I, Bhatt R, Citrin D, Halliday S, Kunwar L, Maru D, Nirola I, Pandey S, Rayamazi HJ, Sapkota S, Saud S, Thapa A, Goldberg A, Maru S. Community-based postpartum contraceptive counselling in rural Nepal: a mixed-methods evaluation. Sex Reprod Health Matters. 2020 Dec; 28(2):1765646. PMID: 32546070; PMCID: PMC7887993; DOI: 10.1080/26410397.2020.1765646;
  3. Vais S, Siu J, Maru S, Abbott J, St Hill I, Achilike C, Wu WJ, Adegoke TM, Steer-Massaro C. Rides for Refugees: A Transportation Assistance Pilot for Women's Health. J Immigr Minor Health. 2020 Feb; 22(1):74-81.View Related Profiles. PMID: 31758420
  4. Mehanni S, Wong L, Acharya B, Agrawal P, Aryal A, Basnet M, Citrin D, Dangal B, Deukmedjian G, Dhungana SK, Gauchan B, Gupta TK, Halliday S, Kalaunee SP, Kshatriya U, Kumar A, Maru D, Maru S, Nguyen V, Paudel JS, Rimal P, Saleh M, Schwarz R, Swar SB, Thapa A, Tiwari A, White R, Wu WJ, Schwarz D. Transition to active learning in rural Nepal: an adaptable and scalable curriculum development model. BMC Med Educ. 2019 Feb 20; 19(1):61.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30786884; PMCID: PMC6383231; DOI: 10.1186/s12909-019-1492-3;
  5. Citrin D, Thapa P, Nirola I, Pandey S, Kunwar LB, Tenpa J, Acharya B, Rayamazi H, Thapa A, Maru S, Raut A, Poudel S, Timilsina D, Dhungana SK, Adhikari M, Khanal MN, Pratap Kc N, Acharya B, Karki KB, Singh DR, Bangura AH, Wacksman J, Storisteanu D, Halliday S, Schwarz R, Schwarz D, Choudhury N, Kumar A, Wu WJ, Kalaunee SP, Chaudhari P, Maru D. Developing and deploying a community healthcare worker-driven, digitally- enabled integrated care system for municipalities in rural Nepal. Healthc (Amst). 2018 Sep; 6(3):197-204.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29880283; PMCID: PMC7739377; DOI: 10.1016/j.hjdsi.2018.05.002;
  6. Maru S, Nirola I, Thapa A, Thapa P, Kunwar L, Wu WJ, Halliday S, Citrin D, Schwarz R, Basnett I, Kc N, Karki K, Chaudhari P, Maru D. An integrated community health worker intervention in rural Nepal: a type 2 hybrid effectiveness-implementation study protocol. Implement Sci. 2018 03 29; 13(1):53.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29598824; PMCID: PMC5875011; DOI: 10.1186/s13012-018-0741-x;
  7. Wu WJ, Maru S, Regmi K, Basnett I. Abortion Care in Nepal, 15 Years after Legalization: Gaps in Access, Equity, and Quality. Health Hum Rights. 2017 Jun; 19(1):221-230.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28630554; PMCID: PMC5473051
  8. Wu WJ, Edelman A. Contraceptive Method Initiation: Using the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Selected Practice Guidelines. Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am. 2015 Dec; 42(4):659-67. PMID: 26598307; DOI: 10.1016/j.ogc.2015.07.006;
  9. Gill CJ, Sabin LL, Hamer DH, Keyi X, Jianbo Z, Li T, Wu WJ, Wilson IB, Desilva MB. Importance of dose timing to achieving undetectable viral loads. AIDS Behav. 2010 Aug; 14(4):785-93.View Related Profiles. PMID: 19353263; PMCID: PMC3857692; DOI: 10.1007/s10461-009-9555-9;

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Bar chart showing 9 publications over 7 distinct years, with a maximum of 2 publications in 2018 and 2020

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