10790-Dungy-Poythress, Lauren
Faculty

Lauren Dungy-Poythress, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology

Bio

Dr. Lauren Dungy-Poythress is board certified in both obstetrics and gynecology, and maternal-fetal medicine. Her clinical interests include health disparities, preterm labor, preeclampsia, and exercise and nutrition during pregnancy. She has more than 25 years of experience and has designed, developed and led successful maternal-fetal programs in three states.  

Dr. Dungy-Poythress earned her medical degree from the University of Michigan and went on to complete an obstetrics and gynecology residency at nearby St. Joseph Mercy Hospital. She then completed a fellowship in maternal-fetal medicine at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. Additionally, she has held faculty appointments at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Michigan State University and the Indiana University School of Medicine.

 

Titles & Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Education
    1991 FEL University of Cincinnati Medical Center
    1991 FEL University of Cincinnati Medical Center
    1989 RES St. Joseph Mercy Hospital
    1989 RES St. Joseph Mercy Hospital
    1985 MD The University of Michigan
    1985 MD University of Michigan
    1985 MD University of Michigan
  • Professional Organizations
    American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
    American College of OB/GYNs
    American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM)
    American Medical Association (AMA)
    Society of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology - Obstetrics and Gynecology
    American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology - Maternal and Fetal Medicine
    National Board of Medical Examiners
  • Clinical Interests

    Health disparities

    Preterm labor

    Preeclampsia

    Exercise and nutrition during pregnancy

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