Wheeler, S, DeNoble, A, Wynn, C, Weaver, K, Swamy, G, Janko, M, and Lantos, P. "Beyond the Window: Patient Characteristics and Geographic Locations Associated with Late Prenatal Care in Women Eligible for 17-P Preterm Birth Prevention." Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities (January 10, 2019).
Geeta Krishna Swamy, MD
Dr. Geeta Swamy, MD, became Vice Chair for Research and Faculty Development in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology on March 1, 2018. In this dual role, Dr. Swamy oversees strategic development and administration of the Department’s basic, translational and clinical research programs, as well as implements and oversees programs to support development and mentorship for all faculty at all levels.
Dr. Swamy has dedicated her career to advancing research in women’s health and to mentoring faculty and trainees. She is an internationally recognized clinician-researcher, and an expert and nationally-recognized leader in the field of maternal immunization and vaccination in pregnancy. Her research has been funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and others. She currently serves as the Co-Principal Investigator for the NIH-NIAID Vaccine Treatment and Evaluation (VTEU) and CDC-funded Clinical Immunization Safety Assessment, and has published over 100 peer-reviewed manuscripts. Dr. Swamy has been the Director of the Duke Perinatal Research Center since 2010.
Dr. Swamy has also been instrumental in developing and leading the School of Medicine’s Research Regulatory and Compliance initiatives, first as Chair of the IRB and then as Associate Dean for Clinical Research for Regulatory Oversight and Research Initiatives. This past fall, she was promoted to Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Research in the School of Medicine.
Dr. Swamy's focused area of interests are perinatal infection, maternal immunization and preterm birth.
Education and Training
- Resident, Obstetrics And Gynecology, University of Pittsburgh, 1997 - 2001
- M.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1997
Selected Grants and Awards
- Population Health Research Support IDIQ Base
- VTEU A-1 Admin
- Duke CTSA (KL2)
- Duke CTSA (TL1)
- CISA 2018-2019- Clinical Consult - Opt 1
- RTOP 2018 CISA 01 Flublok Lead Base
- RTOP 2018 CISA 01 Flublok Lead Task 1
- Pulmonary Complications in a Brith Cohort after a Randomized Trial of Exposure to Antenatal Corticosteroids: the ALPS Follow-Up Study Capitation
- RSV- M-301
- The relationship between maternal ZIKV-specific and ADE antibodies and fetal outcome
- VTEU RTOP FY.2019.A1B1C1D1.0103 - Task A - Base
- VTEU Task Area C Option 2-2 Protocol 15-0020.B1C1.0040
- Rapid, Near Patient Nucleic Acid Testing for Infant Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Infection
- UNC-Duke Collaborative Clinical Pharmacology Postdoctoral Training Program
- MFMU Network Studies
- CISA: 2015 CISA 03 - Lead Site Base Task: Maternal Tdap and IIV Study (Lead)
- Duke Research Training Program for Pediatricians
- Pulmonary Complications in a Brith Cohort after a Randomized Trial of Exposure to Antenatal Corticosteroids: the ALPS Follow-Up Study
- Duke CTSA (UL1)
- CISA Task Order No. 3 Tdap Safety in Pregnant Women
- DMID 05-0048 Tdap Vaccine in Pregnant Women
- DMID 09-0005 Safety and Immunogenicity
- Effectiveness of a Vaccination Program in the Community ObGyn Setting
- 09-0056 A Phase II Study in Pregnant Women to Assess H1N1 Vaccine
- A randomized double-blind trial on the safety and immunogenicity of inactivated trivalent influenza vaccine in pregnant
- PiiiTCH Study
Edwards, JM, Edwards, LE, Swamy, GK, and Grotegut, CA. "Effect of Cord Blood Magnesium Level at Birth on Non-neurologic Neonatal Outcomes." January 2019.
Munoz, FM, Jackson, LA, Swamy, GK, Edwards, KM, Frey, SE, Stephens, I, Ault, K, Winokur, P, Petrie, CR, Wolff, M, Patel, SM, and Keitel, WA. "Safety and immunogenicity of seasonal trivalent inactivated influenza vaccines in pregnant women." Vaccine (November 8, 2018).
Lantos, PM, Maradiaga-Panayotti, G, Barber, X, Raynor, E, Tucci, D, Hoffman, K, Permar, SR, Jackson, P, Hughes, BL, Kind, A, and Swamy, GK. "Geographic and Racial Disparities in Infant Hearing Loss." Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery : Official Journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery (October 9, 2018): 194599818803305-null.
Wood, AM, Post, AL, Swamy, GK, and Grotegut, CA. "Neonatal Outcomes Associated with Noncephalic Presentation at Delivery in Preterm Birth." American Journal of Perinatology 35, no. 12 (October 2018): 1131-1137.
Wheeler, S, Maxson, P, Truong, T, and Swamy, G. "Psychosocial Stress and Preterm Birth: The Impact of Parity and Race." Maternal and Child Health Journal 22, no. 10 (October 2018): 1430-1435.
Fortner, KB, Swamy, GK, Broder, KR, Jimenez-Truque, N, Zhu, Y, Moro, PL, Liang, J, Walter, EB, Heine, RP, Moody, MA, Yoder, S, and Edwards, KM. "Reactogenicity and immunogenicity of tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis vaccine (Tdap) in pregnant and nonpregnant women." Vaccine 36, no. 42 (October 2018): 6354-6360.
Coop Gordon, K, Roberson, PNE, Hughes, JA, Khaddouma, AM, Swamy, GK, Noonan, D, Gonzalez, AM, Fish, L, and Pollak, KI. "The Effects of a Couples-Based Health Behavior Intervention During Pregnancy on Latino Couples' Dyadic Satisfaction Postpartum." Family Process 57, no. 3 (September 2018): 629-648.
Hopkins, MK, Grotegut, CA, Swamy, GK, Myers, ER, and Havrilesky, LJ. "Induction of Labor versus Scheduled Cesarean in Morbidly Obese Women: A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis." American Journal of Perinatology (August 21, 2018).
Grobman, WA, Rice, MM, Reddy, UM, Tita, ATN, Silver, RM, Mallett, G, Hill, K, Thom, EA, El-Sayed, YY, Perez-Delboy, A, Rouse, DJ, Saade, GR, Boggess, KA, Chauhan, SP, Iams, JD, Chien, EK, Casey, BM, Gibbs, RS, Srinivas, SK, Swamy, GK, Simhan, HN, Macones, GA, and Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Maternal–Fetal Medicine Units Network, . "Labor Induction versus Expectant Management in Low-Risk Nulliparous Women." The New England Journal of Medicine 379, no. 6 (August 2018): 513-523.