Melinda G Abernethy, MD

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  • Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Biography

Biography

Melinda Abernethy, MD, MPH, is an associate professor specializing in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgeon in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine in Kalamazoo, Michigan. She is a graduate of the University of North Carolina School of Medicine and School of Public Health. She completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Michigan, followed by a fellowship in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery at Northwestern University. From 2014-2018 she was an Assistant Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine where she served as the FPMRS Fellowship Associate Program Director. Her clinical, teaching and research interests include pelvic floor disorders, Muellerian anomalies, and sexual health.

Education

  • Clinical/Research Fellowship 2014, Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, School of Medicine, Northwestern University
  • Clinical/Research Fellowship 2013, Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center - Maywood
  • Residency 2011, Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
  • MD 2007, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • MPH 2007, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • BA 2000, Anthropology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill