Community Research Summary:
Improving Care for Moms in Illinois
Dr. Stacie Geller, PhD
G. William Arends Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Professor of Internal General Medicine
UIC College of Medicine
Director, Center for Research on Women & Gender
Dr. Stacie Geller is the G. William Arends Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Professor of Internal General Medicine at UIC College of Medicine and the Director of the Center for Research on Women and Gender. She has been working to improve maternal health for 30 years. In addition to her work in Illinois, Dr. Geller has conducted maternal health research globally in settings including India, Ghana, and New Zealand. From 2008-2018, Dr. Geller was the Principal Investigator of the Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women’s Health grant, an NIH-funded training grant for junior faculty conducting women’s health research.