Wendy Kuohung, MD
Associate Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Reproductive Endocrinology

MD, Yale University School of Medicine

Clinical expertise in: Reproductive Endocrinology; infertility; Robotic and minimally invasive surgery; and Fertility preservation.

Research expertise in: Neuroendocrinology; Kisspeptin/GPR54; Molecular biology; and Placental development.

Boston University
Evans Center for Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research

Impact of APOL1 nephropathy variants on placental function and racial disparities in preeclampsia
09/01/2021 - 08/31/2022 (PI)
Ferring Pharmaceuticals A/S

Placental Defenses against Zika Virus Infection
07/25/2017 - 06/30/2020 (PI)
NIH/National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases

Progesterone Effects on the Oral Microbiome and Impact on Preterm Birth
11/11/2016 - 11/10/2019 (PI)
AMAG Pharmaceuticals

GPR54 and the GnRH Neuron in the Regulation of Puberty and Reproduction
09/16/2006 - 08/31/2009 (PI)
NIH/National Institute of Child Health & Human Development
5 K08 HD53706 03

Characterization and Functional Analyses of GPR54, a Novel G-Protein Coupled Receptor Involved in Puberty and Reproduction
07/01/2004 - 06/30/2006 (PI)
American Society for Reproductive Medicine/Ortho-McNeil Research Award

Characterization and Functional Analysis of GPR54, a Novel G-Protein Coupled Receptor Involved in Puberty and Reproduction
07/01/2004 - 06/30/2006 (PI)
University of California, San Francisco NIH NICHD


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  1. Chiuve SE, Huisingh C, Petruski-Ivleva N, Owens C, Kuohung W, Wise LA. Uterine fibroids and incidence of depression, anxiety and self-directed violence: a cohort study. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2022 01; 76(1):92-99.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34301795; PMCID: PMC8666805; DOI: 10.1136/jech-2020-214565;
  2. Vercruysse J, Mekasha S, Stropp LM, Moroney J, He X, Liang Y, Vragovic O, Valle E, Ballard J, Pudney J, Kuohung W, Ingalls RR. Chlamydia trachomatis Infection, when Treated during Pregnancy, Is Not Associated with Preterm Birth in an Urban Safety-Net Hospital. Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol. 2020; 2020:8890619.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33082702; PMCID: PMC7556048; DOI: 10.1155/2020/8890619;
  3. O'Connor SK, Ryley DA, Obasiolu CW, Esselen KM, Skiadas CC, Kuohung W. Vaginal cuff dehiscence following transvaginal oocyte retrieval: a case report. Fertil Res Pract. 2020; 6:16. PMID: 32905306; PMCID: PMC7469333; DOI: 10.1186/s40738-020-00085-0;
  4. Mills J, Kuohung W. Impact of circadian rhythms on female reproduction and infertility treatment success. Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes. 2019 12; 26(6):317-321.View Related Profiles. PMID: 31644470
  5. Claure I, Anderson D, Klapperich CM, Kuohung W, Wong JY. Biomaterials and Contraception: Promises and Pitfalls. Ann Biomed Eng. 2020 Jul; 48(7):2113-2131.View Related Profiles. PMID: 31701311; PMCID: PMC7202983; DOI: 10.1007/s10439-019-02402-1;
  6. Yarrington CD, Hamer DH, Kuohung W, Lee-Parritz A. Congenital Zika syndrome arising from sexual transmission of Zika virus, a case report. Fertil Res Pract. 2019; 5:1.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30619616; PMCID: PMC6317256; DOI: 10.1186/s40738-018-0053-5;
  7. Merlotti L, Kuohung W, Rinehart J. Current clinical applications of antimullerian hormone. Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes. 2018 12; 25(6):373-376.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30299434
  8. Leech AA, Burgess JF, Sullivan M, Kuohung W, Horný M, Drainoni ML, Christiansen CL, Linas BP. Cost-effectiveness of preexposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention for conception in the United States. AIDS. 2018 11 28; 32(18):2787-2798.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30234602; PMCID: PMC6805137; DOI: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000002014;
  9. Okeigwe I, Wang C, Politch JA, Heffner LJ, Kuohung W. Physician-scientists in obstetrics and gynecology: predictors of success in obtaining independent research funding. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Jul; 217(1):84.e1-84.e8.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28315665; DOI: 10.1016/j.ajog.2017.03.007;
  10. Liu C, Politch JA, Cullerton E, Go K, Pang S, Kuohung W. Impact of daylight savings time on spontaneous pregnancy loss in in vitro fertilization patients. Chronobiol Int. 2017; 34(5):571-577.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28156172; DOI: 10.1080/07420528.2017.1279173;
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