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Paul D. Blumenthal, MD, MPH

Academic Appointments

  • Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology (General Gynecology) at the Stanford University Medical Center

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Gynecology Clinic 900 Blake Wilbur Dr Palo Alto, CA 94304
    Tel Work (650) 725-6079 Fax (650) 723-6046
  • Academic Offices
    Personal Information
    Tel (650) 725-6035
    Alternate Contact
    Administrative Assistant, Div. of Gyn Specialties Tel Work 650 725 5986
    Not for medical emergencies or patient use

Bio

Clinical Focus

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Gynecology
  • Advanced Contraception
  • Abortion
  • Cervical Cancer Prevention
  • Family Planning Services
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Academic Appointments

Administrative Appointments

  • Chief The Stanford Gynecology Service, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (2011 - present)
  • Director, Stanford Program for International Reproductive Education and Services (SPIRES) (2008 - present)
  • Director, Family Planning Services and Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (2007 - present)
  • Director, Ambulatory Care, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (2007 - present)

Honors and Awards

  • Faculty Teaching Award in Gynecology, Stanford University Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (June, 2008)
  • Kenneth J Ryan Leadership Award, Physicians for Reproductive Choice and Health (May, 2008)
  • Michael Burnhill Award, Association of Reproductive Health Professionals (2007)
  • Golden Apple Faculty Teaching Award, Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center (1987)
  • Helena Rubenstein Award, University of the Health Sciences/Chicago Medical School (1977)

Professional Education

Internship: Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center IL (1978)
Residency: Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center IL (1982)
Board Certification: Obstetrics and Gynecology, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (1985)
Fellowship: UCLA Health Sciences CA (1984)
Medical Education: University of Health Services/Chicago Medical School IL (1977)

Community and International Work

Research & Scholarship

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

Improving Access to Family Planning Services in Low Resource Settings:

Through a collaboration with Population Services International, the Stanford Program for International Reproductive Education and Services (SPIRES) provides technical direction in a program designed to improve access to and uptake of family planning, particularly Long Acting Reversible Contraception (LARC) such as IUDs and implants, in 14 developing countries globally. The first year saw insertion of over 280,000 IUDs.

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