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William Schlaff, MD, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Philadelphia, PA, Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals

WilliamDavidSchlaffMD

Obstetrics & Gynecology Philadelphia, PA

Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

Professor and Chairman of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University

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Education & Training

  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Johns Hopkins University School of MedicineFellowship, Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, 1983 - 1985
  • University of Michigan Health System
    University of Michigan Health SystemResidency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1977 - 1981
  • University of Michigan Medical School
    University of Michigan Medical SchoolClass of 1977
  • Yale UniversityB.A., Political Science, Cum Laude, 1969 - 1973

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2011 - 2022
  • CO State Medical License
    CO State Medical License 1989 - 2013
  • MD State Medical License
    MD State Medical License 1981 - 1993
  • MI State Medical License
    MI State Medical License 1978 - 1983
  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology Reproductive Endocrinology/Infertility

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • America's Top Doctors Castle Connolly
  • Top Doctors in Philadelphia Philadelphia Magazine, 2013-2019
  • Philadelphia Life Best Physicians for Women 2013
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Gestational Weight Gain in Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: A Controlled Study  
    Ruben Alvero, Peter Casson, Gregory M Christman, Karl R Hansen, William D Schlaff, Nanette Santoro, Christos Coutifaris, The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • Uterine fibroids and reproduction  
    Morin SJ, Schlaff W, Contemporary Ob/Gyn, 1/1/2017
  • Evidence-Based Management of Recurrent Pregnancy Loss  
    Seckin S, Schlaff WD, Topics in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1/1/2016
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Books/Book Chapters

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Abstracts/Posters

  • Impact of AMH level on chances for ovulation in Pregnancy in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome II, a Multi-Center Randomized Clinical Trial
    Cedars MI, Mumford S, Steiner AZ, Casson PR, Coutifaris C, Diamond MP, Christman, GM, Schlaff WD, Alvero R, Huang H, Santoro N, Eisenberg E, Legro RS, Zhang, H for the..., The Endocrine Society Annual Meeting, 1/1/2014
  • Impact of Male Factors and Adiposity on Pregnancy and Live Birth in Pregnancy in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome II (PPCOS II) Trial
    Polotsky AJ, Allshouse AA, Casson PR, Coutifaris CC, Diamond MP, Christman GM, Schlaff WD, Alvero R, Trussell JC, Krawetz SA, Santoro N, Eisenberg E, Zhang H, Legro RS..., The Endocrine Society Annual Meeting, 1/1/2014
  • Smoking and infertility in women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: validation of baseline self report and stability over time with serum cotinine levels
    Legro RS, Chen G, Kunselman MA, Schlaff WD, Diamond MP, Coutifaris C, Carson SA, Steinkampf MP, Carr BR, McGovern PG, Cataldo NA, Gosman GG, Nestler JE, Myers ER, Zhan..., Annual Meeting of the Endocrine Society, San Francisco, CA, 1/1/2013
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Lectures

  • Designing Large Clinical Trials in Infertility 
    Basking Ridge, NJ - 1/1/2016
  • Update on Infertility Treatment 
    Harrisburg, PA - 1/1/2015
  • Mentorship and Career Development 
    Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, PA - 1/1/2013
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Other

  • Guidelines for Infertility Treatment for Benefits Managers: A Cost-effective Approach to Treating Infertility 
    Society of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
    1/1/2003
  • Differential Diagnosis of Abnormal Uterine Bleeding 
    Schlaff WD, HP Publishing Company
    New York, NY - 1/1/1992
  • Understanding artificial insemination: A guide for patients 
    Schlaff WD, Vercollone CF, Zetek, Inc., and Arlington, MA:RESOLVE, Inc.
    Aurora, CO - 1/1/1987

Press Mentions

  • Elagolix Reduces Heavy Menstrual Bleeding in Women with Uterine Fibroids
    Elagolix Reduces Heavy Menstrual Bleeding in Women with Uterine FibroidsJanuary 23rd, 2020
  • Elagolix Offers Another Treatment Option for Uterine Fibroids
    Elagolix Offers Another Treatment Option for Uterine FibroidsJanuary 22nd, 2020
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    RNJDQAWnOuKEYulSeptember 1st, 2016
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Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations