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
Anatomy/Histology Teaching Fellowship, A.T. Still University – Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
DO, Doctor of Osteopathy, A.T. Still University - Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
Post Graduate, Master in Medical Eduction, University of Iowa
Resident, Obstetrics and Gynecology, St. Vincent Women’s Hospital

Licensure and Certifications

Iowa Medical License

Publications

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. POG, 8(1), Article 5 [ 8 p.].

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

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 (Lymphagiectasia). 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. A. (In Press). A 12-year-old with painful vulvar ulcers (evaluation and management of Lipschutz ulcer). In Office Gynecology: A Case-Based Approach. Cambridge University Press.

Shaffer, S. (In Press). Trial of Labor After Cesarean (pending editorial review & online-publication). Pearls of Exxcellence, SASGOG.

Shaffer, S. (2016). Pertussis in Pregnancy (revised 2017). C. M. Zahn (Eds.) Pearls of Exxcellence.

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

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.