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Sarah K. Dotters-Katz, MD

Dotters-Katz
Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Campus Mail: 2608 Erwin Road Suite 200, Durham, NC 27705
Phone: (919) 668-0843
Email: sarah.dotters-katz@duke.edu

My passion is for medical education. As a resident, I received the intern teaching award, as well as the resident teaching award 3 years running. I completed the “Resident as Teacher” program during that time as well. I obtained my Masters of Medical Health Professions Education from Eastern Virginia Medical School. During that time, I also completed the University of North Carolina Faculty Scholars program and was inducted into the University of North Carolina’s Academy of Educators. My passion for teaching was recognized by medical students and residents alike, and I was selected twice by the residents as the “Outstanding Fellow Educator” in the department, and received three medical student teaching awards. In coming to Duke, I joined the Division of Education as the Assistant Director of Undergraduate Medical Education. I am so thrilled to bring energy and enthusiasm for teaching back to Duke and help inspire learners to love Obstetrics and Gynecology as much as I do. 

 

Education and Training

  • ABOG Certification, Obstetrics And Gynecology, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2015 - 2018
  • Fellowship, Maternal Fetal Medicine, Obstetrics And Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2014 - 2017
  • Residency,, Obstetrics And Gynecology, Duke University School of Medicine, 2010 - 2014
  • M.S.H.P.Ed., Eastern Virginia Medical School, 2017
  • M.D., Dartmouth Medical School, 2010

Publications

Grace, MR, Vora, NL, Smeester, L, Dotters-Katz, S, Fry, R, Bae-Jump, V, and Boggess, K. "Fetal sex differences in placental gene expression in mouse dams fed a high fat diet." 38th Annual Meeting and Pregnancy Meeting of the Society-for-Maternal-Fetal-Medicine. Dallas, TX. January 29, 2018 - February 3, 2018.: MOSBY-ELSEVIER, January 1, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Grace, MR, Vora, NL, Smeester, L, Dotters-Katz, S, Fry, R, Bae-Jump, V, and Boggess, K. "Fetal sex differences in placental gene expression in mouse dams fed a high fat diet." 38th Annual Meeting and Pregnancy Meeting of the Society-for-Maternal-Fetal-Medicine. Dallas, TX. January 29, 2018 - February 3, 2018.: MOSBY-ELSEVIER, January 1, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Dotters-Katz, SK. "Medical education: how are we doing?." Medical Education 52, no. 1 (January 2018): 5-7.

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Hopkins, MK, Dotters-Katz, S, Boggess, K, Heine, RP, and Smid, M. "Perioperative Antibiotic Choice in Labored versus Unlabored Cesareans and Risk of Postcesarean Infectious Morbidity." American Journal of Perinatology 35, no. 2 (January 2018): 127-133.

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Grace, MR, Vora, NL, Smeester, L, Dotters-Katz, S, Fry, R, Bae-Jump, V, and Boggess, K. "Transcriptomics to measure high fat diet and metformin effects on fetal gene expression in an obese mouse model." 38th Annual Meeting and Pregnancy Meeting of the Society-for-Maternal-Fetal-Medicine. Dallas, TX. January 29, 2018 - February 3, 2018.: MOSBY-ELSEVIER, January 1, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Grace, MR, Vora, NL, Smeester, L, Dotters-Katz, S, Fry, R, Bae-Jump, V, and Boggess, K. "Transcriptomics to measure high fat diet and metformin effects on fetal gene expression in an obese mouse model." 38th Annual Meeting and Pregnancy Meeting of the Society-for-Maternal-Fetal-Medicine. Dallas, TX. January 29, 2018 - February 3, 2018.: MOSBY-ELSEVIER, January 1, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Smid, M, Einerson, B, Spivak, E, Dotters-Katz, S, Hopkins, M, and Nelson, R. "A cost-effectiveness analysis of antenatal penicillin sensitivity testing for to prevent cesarean wound infections." Annual Meeting of the Infectious-Diseases-Society-for-Obstetrics-and-Gynecology (ISDOG). Park City, UT. August 10, 2017 - August 12, 2017.: MOSBY-ELSEVIER, December 1, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

Smid, M, Einerson, B, Spivak, E, Dotters-Katz, S, Hopkins, M, and Nelson, R. "A cost-effectiveness analysis of antenatal penicillin sensitivity testing for to prevent cesarean wound infections." Annual Meeting of the Infectious-Diseases-Society-for-Obstetrics-and-Gynecology (ISDOG). Park City, UT. August 10, 2017 - August 12, 2017.: MOSBY-ELSEVIER, December 1, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

Dotters-Katz, SK, Smid, MC, Manuck, TA, and Metz, TD. "Risk of neonatal and childhood morbidity among preterm infants exposed to marijuana." The Journal of Maternal Fetal & Neonatal Medicine : the Official Journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians 30, no. 24 (December 2017): 2933-2939.

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Smid, MC, Dotters-Katz, SK, Grace, M, Wright, ST, Villers, MS, Hardy-Fairbanks, A, and Stamilio, DM. "Prophylactic Negative Pressure Wound Therapy for Obese Women After Cesarean Delivery: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis." Obstetrics and Gynecology 130, no. 5 (November 2017): 969-978. (Review)

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