Dr Ahizechukwu C Eke, MD, MPH, FWACS - Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine & Clinical Pharmacology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe Street - Maternal Fetal Medicine

Dr Ahizechukwu C Eke

MD, MPH, FWACS

Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine & Clinical Pharmacology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe Street

Maternal Fetal Medicine

Baltimore, Maryland | United States

Main Specialties: Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Dr Ahizechukwu C Eke, MD, MPH, FWACS - Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine & Clinical Pharmacology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe Street - Maternal Fetal Medicine

Dr Ahizechukwu C Eke

MD, MPH, FWACS

Introduction

Primary Affiliation: Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine & Clinical Pharmacology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe Street - Baltimore, Maryland , United States

Specialties:

Education

Jul 2016 - Jul 2019
Johns Hopkins University
MD MPH
Maternal Fetal Medicine/Gynecology
Jul 2013 - Jun 2016
Michigan State University
FACOG
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Sep 2010 - May 2011
Harvard University
MPH
Health Policy & Management; Masters in Public Health

Experience

Jun 2016 - Jul 2019
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Maternal Fetal Medicine Assistant Professor
Maternal Fetal Medicine/Gynecology

Publications

43Publications

729Reads

395Profile Views

67PubMed Central Citations

Diagnostic value of Chorioquick for detecting chorioamnionitis in women with premature rupture of membranes.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2020 Apr 23;149(1):98-105. Epub 2020 Jan 23.

Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ijgo.13095DOI Listing
April 2020
1.563 Impact Factor

Tenofovir alafenamide use in pregnant and lactating women living with HIV.

Expert Opin Drug Metab Toxicol 2020 Mar 17:1-10. Epub 2020 Mar 17.

Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17425255.2020.1738384DOI Listing
March 2020
2.831 Impact Factor

Fosamprenavir with Ritonavir Pharmacokinetics during Pregnancy.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2020 Mar 24;64(4). Epub 2020 Mar 24.

Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AAC.02260-19DOI Listing
March 2020
4.476 Impact Factor

Combined insulin-like growth factor binding protein-1/interleukin-6 (Premaquick) versus fetal fibronectin for predicting preterm delivery among women with preterm contractions.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2020 Feb 23. Epub 2020 Feb 23.

Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, John Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ijgo.13128DOI Listing
February 2020
1.563 Impact Factor

Ritonavir and cobicistat as pharmacokinetic enhancers in pregnant women.

Expert Opin Drug Metab Toxicol 2019 Jul 11;15(7):523-525. Epub 2019 Jun 11.

c Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics , Boston University School of Medicine , Boston , MA , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17425255.2019.1628947DOI Listing
July 2019
13 Reads
2.831 Impact Factor

Single versus Double-Balloon Transcervical Catheter for Labor Induction: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

Am J Perinatol 2019 07 31;36(8):790-797. Epub 2018 Oct 31.

Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland.

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http://www.thieme-connect.de/DOI/DOI?10.1055/s-0038-1675206
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0038-1675206DOI Listing
July 2019
15 Reads
1.600 Impact Factor

Oral or Vaginal Misoprostol for Labor Induction and Cesarean Delivery Risk.

Obstet Gynecol 2019 07;134(1):10-16

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York; the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico; the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland; the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000003274DOI Listing
July 2019
22 Reads
5.175 Impact Factor

Cobicistat as a Pharmacoenhancer in Pregnancy and Postpartum: Progress to Date and Next Steps.

J Clin Pharmacol 2019 Jun 1;59(6):779-783. Epub 2019 Mar 1.

Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jcph.1397DOI Listing
June 2019

Pharmacologic Research in Pregnant Women - Time to Get It Right.

N Engl J Med 2019 Apr;380(14):1293-1295

From the Divisions of Maternal Fetal Medicine (A.C.E., J.S.S.) and Clinical Pharmacology (A.C.E., K.E.D.), Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and the Doctoral Training Program and the Graduate Training Program in Clinical Investigation, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health (A.C.E.) - all in Baltimore.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMp1815325DOI Listing
April 2019
25 Reads
55.873 Impact Factor

Pharmacokinetics of Increased Nelfinavir Plasma Concentrations in Women During Pregnancy and Postpartum.

J Clin Pharmacol 2019 03 25;59(3):386-393. Epub 2018 Oct 25.

Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Gynecology & Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jcph.1331DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6368469PMC
March 2019
55 Reads

17α-Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate and the Risk of Glucose Intolerance in Pregnancy: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.

Obstet Gynecol 2019 03;133(3):468-475

Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; and Doctoral (PhD) Program in Clinical Investigation, Graduate Training Program in Clinical Investigation (GTPCI), Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000003115DOI Listing
March 2019
3 Reads
5.175 Impact Factor

Performance indices of AmnioQuick Duo+ versus placental α-microglobulin-1 tests for women with prolonged premature rupture of membranes.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2019 Feb 20;144(2):180-186. Epub 2018 Nov 20.

Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, John Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/ijgo.12703
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February 2019
10 Reads
1.563 Impact Factor

Adjuvant 17-hydroxyprogesterone caproate in women with history-indicated cerclage: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 2019 02 18;98(2):139-153. Epub 2018 Nov 18.

Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine & Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Gynecology & Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/aogs.13488
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/aogs.13488DOI Listing
February 2019
173 Reads
1.990 Impact Factor

Intrauterine cleaning after placental delivery at cesarean section: a randomized controlled trial.

J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 2019 Jan 19;32(2):236-242. Epub 2017 Sep 19.

c Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology , Michigan State University/Sparrow Hospital , Lansing , MI , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14767058.2017.1378322DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6363334PMC
January 2019
26 Reads

Adjuvant 17-hydroxyprogesterone caproate in women withultrasound-indicated cerclage: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 2019 Jan 24:1-8. Epub 2019 Jan 24.

b Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology , Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine , Baltimore , MD , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14767058.2019.1568406DOI Listing
January 2019
3 Reads

Connect the Dots-November 2018.

Obstet Gynecol 2018 11;132(5):1300-1301

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http://Insights.ovid.com/crossref?an=00006250-900000000-9791
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000002957DOI Listing
November 2018
8 Reads
5.175 Impact Factor

Connect the Dots-October 2018.

Obstet Gynecol 2018 10;132(4):1059-1060

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000002910DOI Listing
October 2018
2 Reads
5.175 Impact Factor

Connect the Dots-September 2018.

Obstet Gynecol 2018 09;132(3):775-776

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000002815DOI Listing
September 2018
4 Reads
5.175 Impact Factor

Risk-reducing bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy in women with BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutations.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2018 08 24;8:CD012464. Epub 2018 Aug 24.

Effective Care Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Nnewi Campus, PMB 5001, Nnewi, Anambra State, Nigeria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD012464.pub2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6513554PMC
August 2018
32 Reads

A systematic review and meta-analysis of velamentous cord insertion among singleton pregnancies and the risk of preterm delivery.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2018 Jul 10;142(1):9-14. Epub 2018 Apr 10.

Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ijgo.12489DOI Listing
July 2018
19 Reads
1.563 Impact Factor

Connect the Dots-January 2017.

Obstet Gynecol 2017 01;129(1):200-201

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000001827DOI Listing
January 2017
7 Reads
5.175 Impact Factor

Connect the Dots-November 2016.

Obstet Gynecol 2016 11;128(5):1177-1178

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000001732DOI Listing
November 2016
7 Reads
5.175 Impact Factor

Connect the Dots-August 2016.

Obstet Gynecol 2016 08;128(2):403-4

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000001539DOI Listing
August 2016
6 Reads
5.175 Impact Factor

A systematic review and meta-analysis of progestogen use for maintenance tocolysis after preterm labor in women with intact membranes.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2016 Jan 18;132(1):11-6. Epub 2015 Oct 18.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, Nigeria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijgo.2015.06.058DOI Listing
January 2016
10 Reads
1.563 Impact Factor

Perceptions of focused prenatal care among women attending two tertiary centers in Nigeria.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2015 Nov 29;131(2):174-7. Epub 2015 Jul 29.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, Anambra State, Nigeria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijgo.2015.05.013DOI Listing
November 2015
6 Reads
1 Citation
1.563 Impact Factor

Methods for assessing pre-induction cervical ripening.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2015 Jun 12(6):CD010762. Epub 2015 Jun 12.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Clinical medicine, College of Medicine, Anambra State University Amaku, Awka, Nigeria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD010762.pub2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4473357PMC
June 2015
38 Reads
6 Citations

Palliative interventions for controlling vaginal bleeding in advanced cervical cancer.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2015 May 1(5):CD011000. Epub 2015 May 1.

Effective Care Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Nnewi Campus, PMB 5001, Nnewi, Anambra State, Nigeria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD011000.pub2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6457846PMC
May 2015
20 Reads
2 Citations

Skilled Birth Attendance in Nigeria: A Function of Frequency and Content of Antenatal Care.

Afr J Reprod Health 2015 Mar;19(1):25-33

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March 2015
5 Reads
2 Citations

Amnioinfusion for third trimester preterm premature rupture of membranes.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2014 Mar 30(3):CD000942. Epub 2014 Mar 30.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, East London Hospital Complex, University of the Witwatersrand, University of Fort Hare, Eastern Cape Department of Health, Frere and Cecilia Makiwane Hospitals, Private Bag X 9047, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa, 5200.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD000942.pub3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7061243PMC
March 2014
11 Reads
1 Citation

A comparison of prophylactic intramuscular ergometrine and oxytocin for women in the third stage of labor.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2014 Jan 5;124(1):67-71. Epub 2013 Oct 5.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Michigan State University/Sparrow Hospital, Lansing, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijgo.2013.07.020DOI Listing
January 2014
34 Reads
1.563 Impact Factor

Amnioinfusion for meconium-stained liquor in labour.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2014 Jan 23(1):CD000014. Epub 2014 Jan 23.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, East London Hospital Complex, University of the Witwatersrand, University of Fort Hare, Eastern Cape Department of Health, Frere and Cecilia Makiwane Hospitals, Private Bag X 9047, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa, 5200.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD000014.pub4DOI Listing
January 2014
13 Reads
3 Citations

Prevalence, pattern, and determinants of placental malaria in a population of southeastern Nigerian parturients.

Int J Infect Dis 2012 Dec 28;16(12):e860-5. Epub 2012 Aug 28.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Anambra State University, Awka, Anambra State, Nigeria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2012.07.014DOI Listing
December 2012
22 Reads
5 Citations
2.330 Impact Factor

Adult granulosa cell tumor associated with endometrial carcinoma: a case report.

J Med Case Rep 2011 Aug 2;5:340. Epub 2011 Aug 2.

Health Policy and Management concentration, Masters in Public Health Program, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1752-1947-5-340DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3158123PMC
August 2011
8 Reads
4 Citations

Presentation and outcome of eclampsia at a tertiary center in South East Nigeria--a 6-year review.

Hypertens Pregnancy 2011 21;30(2):125-32. Epub 2010 Dec 21.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, Nigeria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/10641955.2010.525283DOI Listing
August 2011
22 Reads
3 Citations
1.192 Impact Factor

Male infertility management in a Nigerian tertiary hospital.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2011 Jul 6;114(1):85-6. Epub 2011 May 6.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, Nigeria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijgo.2011.01.023DOI Listing
July 2011
8 Reads
3 Citations
1.563 Impact Factor

Sperm washing to prevent HIV transmission from HIV-infected men but allowing conception in sero-discordant couples.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2011 Jan 19(1):CD008498. Epub 2011 Jan 19.

Department of Health Policy and Management, Masters in Public Health (MPH), Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH), 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 02115.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD008498.pub2DOI Listing
January 2011
10 Reads
8 Citations

Predictors of premenstrual syndrome among Nigerian university students.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2011 Jan 18;112(1):63-4. Epub 2010 Oct 18.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, Nigeria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijgo.2010.09.004DOI Listing
January 2011
23 Reads
1 Citation
1.563 Impact Factor

Prevalence, correlates and pattern of hepatitis B surface antigen in a low resource setting.

Virol J 2011 Jan 12;8:12. Epub 2011 Jan 12.

Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1743-422X-8-12DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3027130PMC
January 2011
8 Reads
24 Citations
2.181 Impact Factor

Domestic violence during pregnancy reported by women attending a university teaching hospital in Nigeria for antenatal care.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2010 Dec 16;111(3):264-5. Epub 2010 Sep 16.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, Anambra State, Nigeria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijgo.2010.07.007DOI Listing
December 2010
7 Reads
1.563 Impact Factor

Management options for vulvar carcinoma in a low resource setting.

World J Surg Oncol 2010 Nov 1;8:94. Epub 2010 Nov 1.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, Anambra State, Nigeria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1477-7819-8-94DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2987879PMC
November 2010
10 Reads
4 Citations
1.200 Impact Factor

Top co-authors

George U Eleje
George U Eleje

Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital

11
Ifeanyichukwu U Ezebialu
Ifeanyichukwu U Ezebialu

Anambra State University Teaching Hospital

8
Mark Mirochnick
Mark Mirochnick

Boston University School of Medicine

6
Nancy C Chescheir
Nancy C Chescheir

University of North Carolina School of Medicine

6
Joseph I Ikechebelu
Joseph I Ikechebelu

Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital

5
Jiajia Wang
Jiajia Wang

Central South University

4
Brookie M Best
Brookie M Best

University of California

4
Elizabeth Smith
Elizabeth Smith

University of California

4
Nahida Chakhtoura
Nahida Chakhtoura

Jackson Memorial Hospital

3
Alice M Stek
Alice M Stek

University of Southern California School of Medicine

3