Sarah A. Shaffer, DO, MME

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Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology - General Obstetrics and Gynecology
Program Director for the Medical Student Clerkship

Contact Information

Primary Office
51225 PFP
Iowa City, IA 52242
319-353-7384

Education

BS, Biology, Truman State University
DO, (Doctor of Osteopathy), A.T. Still University - Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
Master in Medical Eduction, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa
Resident - Obstetrics and Gynecology, St. Vincent Women’s Hospital

Licensure and Certifications

Iowa Board of Medicine

Publications

Shaffer, S. A. (2019). A 15-Year-Old with Painful Vulvar Ulcers (Evaluation and Management of Lipschutz Ulcer). In Office Gynecology: A Case-Based Approach. pp. 209-212. Cambridge University Press. DOI: 10.1017/9781108227469.068.

Bremer, K. C., Shaffer, S. A. & Fisher, S. J. (2018). Project to Decrease Medical Student Fefusal in the Obstetric and Gynecology Clinic at the University of Iowa. Proceedings in Obstetrics & Gynecology, 8(3), Article 12 [ 12 p. ]. DOI: 10.17077/2154-4751.1405.

Shaffer, S., Gnade, C., Kreiter, C. & Stockdale, C. K. (2018). Outcomes to Performance Based Assessments with Varied Sexual History Communication Curricula. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 132(4 (supplement)), 51S. DOI: 10.1097/01.AOG.0000546653.24109.fd.

Bremer, K., Thayer, M., Verhoef, K., Waldschmidt, N., Weaver, C. & Boevers, E. (2018). "Guiding Light" to Reduce Incidence of Medical Student Refusal in the Obstetric & Gynecology Clinic. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 132(4 (supplement)), 35S. DOI: 10.1097/01.AOG.0000546597.06596.67.

Akella, S. S., Shaffer, S. A. (2018). Peripartum Cardiomyopathy with a History of Doxorubicin Therapy: Case Report & Review of the Literature. Proceedings in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 8(1), Article 5 [ 8 p.]. DOI: 10.17077/2154-4751.1377.

Shaffer, S. (2017). Pertussis in Pregnancy. C. M. Zahn (Eds.) Pearls of Exxcellence, SASGOG.

Shaffer, S., Stockdale, C. (2017). Chapter 33: Musculoskeletal Disorders of Pregnancy. In M. Olsen (Eds.) Obstetrics Care. Cambridge University Press.

Shaffer, S. (2017). Trial of Labor After Cesarean (TOLAC). Pearls of Exxcellence, SASGOG.

Shaffer, S. A., Stockdale, C. K. (In Press). "Part XI - Blisters: Vesicles and Bullae". In Interdisciplinary Approach to Vulvar Disease. Springer.

Shaffer, S. A., Stockdale, C. K. (In Press). Chapter 61: Herpes Virus Infections. In Interdisciplinary Approach to Vulvar Disease. Springer.

Shaffer, S. A., Stockdale, C. K. (In Press). Chapter 62: Acute Eczema. In Interdisciplinary Approach to Vulvar Disease. Springer.

Shaffer, S. A., Stockdale, C. K. (In Press). Chapter 63: Lymphangioma Circumscripta (Lymphangiectasia). In Interdisciplinary Approach to Vulvar Disease. Springer.

Shaffer, S. A., Stockdale, C. K. (In Press). Chapter 64: Immune Blistering Disorders. In Interdisciplinary Approach to Vulvar Disease. Springer.

Shaffer, S. (2016). Management of Vaginal Cysts. E. Lara-Torre (Eds.) Pearls of Exxcellence, SASGOG.

Shaffer, S. (2005). Vertigo: Response to Osteopathic Cranial Manipulation. The Cranial Letter, 58(2).

Shaffer, S. (2001). The Effects of Storage Depth and Relative Humidity on Viability and Germinability of Sporobolus Cryptandrus,. National Council on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) Proceedings.