Description of Research Expertise
Clinician and patient use of technology to improve patient care and experience.
Kumar N, Arias MP, Leitner K, Wang E, Clement E, Hamm R: Assessing the impact of telehealth implementation on postpartum outcomes for Black birthing people Am J Obstet and Gynecol MFM 5 (2): 2023.
Miller K: An ultrarunner dreamed of racing the Boston Marathon. Her pregnancy nearly derailed her goal until she spoke out Yahoo!Life : 2023.
Leitner K, McCabe M, Cutri-French C, Scalise L, Christ L, Levine L: Healing at Home - Impacting Postpartum Outcomes Using Clinical Practice Changes and Augmented Intelligence ACOG ACM 2023 : 2023.
ReachMD: Healing at Home: Advancements in Screening for Postpartum Depression ReachMD : 2022.
Sally Sapega: "Penn Medicine Chatbot Screening Helps Identify Postpartum Depression" Penn Medicine News : 2022.
Arias MA, Wang E, Leitner K, Sannah T, Keegan M, Delferro J, Iluore C, Arimoro F, Streaty T, Hamm R: The Impact on Postpartum Care by Telehealth: a retrospective cohort study Am J Obstet Gynecol MFM 4 (3): 2022.
Arias M, Hamm R, Leitner K, Sannah T, Keegan M, DelFerro J, Iluore C, Wang E: The qualitative individual interviews analysis (n=25) provides insight on the patient experience of telehealth postpartum care, as well as the barriers and facilitators to attending telehealth PPVs SMFM Poster session : 2022.
Arias M, Wang E, Hamm R, Leitner K: IMPACT (IMpact on PostpArtum Care by Telehealth) Study: a retrospective cohort study SMFM Oral Session : 2022.
Gaulton J, Leitner K, Hahn L, Schumacher R, Christ L, Scalise L, Driscoll D, Rosin R, Merchant R: Healing at Home: applying innovation principles to redesign and optimise postpartum care BMJ Innovations 8 : 37-41,2022.
Graseck, Anna MD, MSCI, Leitner, Kirstin MD: "Prenatal Education in the Digital Age" Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology 64 (2): 345-351,2021.
Academic Contact Information
PENN Ob/Gyn Associates
3701 Market Street
Patient appointments: 800-789-7366