Please join us for Reproductive Psychiatry Journal Club next Thursday, May 18 at 6:30PM. Dr. Samantha Swetter will present the attached article on depression and anxiety in polycystic ovarian syndrome, followed by a discussion led by Dr. Lusskin. We are excited that reproductive endocrinologist Dr. Rashmi Kudesia will be present as our expert guest. Please see below to learn more about Dr. Kudesia.
Thursday, May 18, 6:30PM
Icahn East Building @ 1425 Madison Ave (98th and Madison)
Room 4-82 (Please call the extension on the door for entry)
Pizza provided – tell me what toppings you like!
For more information, please email Dr. Lusskin or Dr. Zhuk. Hope to see you soon!
Rachel Zhuk, MD
Psychiatry Resident, PGY-4
Icahn School of Medicine
Mount Sinai Hospital
Dr. Rashmi Kudesia is a reproductive endocrinologist and infertility specialist who leads Reproductive Medicine Associates of New York’s Brooklyn office, and serves as Assistant Professor at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. She earned her medical degree from Duke University, and then completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical College, and fellowship training in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility as well as a Masters of Science in Clinical Research Methods at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr Kudesia also completed a Global Women’s Health certificate at Mount Sinai in 2011.
Dr. Kudesia has received numerous grants and awards for her academic accomplishments and medical research, and has presented and published her work in variety of peer-reviewed journals and national and international meetings. In addition, she has served as Theme Issue Editor for the American Medical Association’s Journal of Ethics’ issue on Innovation in Reproductive Care, and has held multiple regional and national leadership positions within organized medicine, including with the American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists and the American Society for Reproductive Medicine. Her particular areas of interest are in polycystic ovary syndrome, fertility awareness and education, and lifestyle counseling for infertile patients.
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