Østbye, T, Krause, KM, Lovelady, CA, Morey, MC, Bastian, LA, Peterson, BL, Swamy, GK, Brouwer, RJN, and McBride, CM. "Active Mothers Postpartum: a randomized controlled weight-loss intervention trial." American Journal of Preventive Medicine 37, no. 3 (September 2009): 173-180.
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
Chin, JR, and Swamy, GK. "Long-term survival and reproduction in preterm infants." Pediatric Health 3, no. 4 (August 2009): 381-389.
Fish, LJ, Peterson, BL, Namenek Brouwer, RJ, Lyna, P, Oncken, CA, Swamy, GK, Myers, ER, Pletsch, PK, and Pollak, KI. "Adherence to nicotine replacement therapy among pregnant smokers." Nicotine & Tobacco Research : Official Journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco 11, no. 5 (May 2009): 514-518.
Swamy, GK. "Small for gestational age boys at increased risk of later psychiatric hospitalisation." Evidence Based Mental Health 12, no. 2 (May 2009): 61-null.
Østbye, T, Krause, KM, Brouwer, RJN, Lovelady, CA, Morey, MC, Bastian, LA, Peterson, BL, Swamy, GK, Chowdhary, J, and McBride, CM. "Active Mothers Postpartum (AMP): rationale, design, and baseline characteristics." Journal of Women'S Health 17, no. 10 (December 2008): 1567-1575.
Swamy, GK. "Association of preterm birth with long-term survival, reproduction, and next-generation preterm birth - (vol 299, pg 1429, 2008)." Jama Journal of the American Medical Association 300, no. 2 (July 9, 2008): 170-171.
Liew, G, Wang, JJ, and Mitchell, P. "Preterm birth, long-term survival, and fertility." Jama 300, no. 2 (July 2008): 167-null. (Letter)
Swamy, GK, Edwards, S, Gelfand, A, and Miranda, ML. "Maternal age, birth order, and race: Differential effects on birthweight." 41st Annual Meeting of the Society-for-Epidemiologic-Research. Chicago, IL. June 24, 2008 - June 27, 2008.: OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC, June 1, 2008.
Myers, ER, McCrory, DC, Mills, AA, Price, TM, Swamy, GK, Tantibhedhyangkul, J, Wu, JM, and Matchar, DB. "Effectiveness of assisted reproductive technology (ART)." Evidence Report/Technology Assessment, no. 167 (May 2008): 1-195. (Review)
Swamy, GK, Ostbye, T, and Skjaerven, R. "Association of preterm birth with long-term survival, reproduction, and next-generation preterm birth." Jama 299, no. 12 (March 2008): 1429-1436.