Description of Research Expertise:
Dr. Shah's current research interests center around medical education, surgical training, and outcomes in gynecologic surgery.
Stentz NC, Cooney LG, Sammel MD, Shah DK: Association of patient race on surgical practice and perioperative morbidity after myomectomy. Obstet Gynecol 132(2):291-297 : 2018.
Kapfhamer JD, Palaniappan S, Summers KM, Mancuso A, Ryan G, Shah DK: Mean gestational sac diameter to crown-rump-length difference as a marker of first trimester pregnancy loss after in vitro fertilization. Fertil Steril 109 (1): 130-136,2018.
Miller EJ, Cookingham LM, Woodruff TK, Ryan GL, Summers KM, Kondapalli LA, Shah DK: Fertility preservation training for obstetrics and gynecology fellows: a highly desired but non-standardized experience. Fertil Res Pract 4 : 3-9,2017.
Practice Committee of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine: 1Removal of myomas in asymptomatic patients to improve fertility and/or reduce miscarriage rate: a guideline. Fertil Steril 108(3):416-425 : 2017.
Stentz NC, Cooney L, Sammel MD, Shah DK: Changes in myomectomy practice following the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) safety communication on morcellation. Obstet Gynecol 129 (6): 1007-13,2017.
Kresowik J, Sparks A, Duran EH, Shah DK: Lapse in embryo transfer training does not negatively impact clinical pregnancy rates for Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (REI) fellows. Fertil Steril 103(3):728-33 : 2015.
Shah DK, Missmer SA, Correia KF, Ginsburg ES: Pharmacokinetics of human chorionic gonadotropin injection in obese and normal weight women. J Clin Endocrinol Metabol 99(4):1314-1321 : 2014.
Shah DK: Is breast always best? A personal reflection on the challenges of breastfeeding. Obstet Gynecol 121(4): 869-871 : 2013.
Shah DK, Correia KF, Vitonis A, Missmer SA: Body size and endometriosis: results from 20 years of follow-up within the Nurses’ Health Study II prospective cohort. Hum Reprod 28(7):1783-92 : 2013.
Shah DK, Missmer SA, Correia KF, Racowsky C, Ginsburg E: Efficacy of intrauterine inseminations as a training modality for performing embryo transfer in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility fellowship programs. Fertil Steril 100(2):386-91 : 2013.