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Dr. Conti is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology, fellowship trained in family planning, and serves as an affiliated clinical assistant professor at Stanford University School of Medicine. An internationally recognized medical journalist, she consults regularly with the media on reproductive health topics. She holds a masters in both journalism from Columbia and in epidemiology and clinical research from Stanford.She co-hosts The V Word, a women’s health podcast, and enjoys writing, baking, spinning, and traveling with her husband and two children.She also speaks Spanish.
Clinical decision making around abortion choices; pain management with abortion
Simplified IUD Insertion Technique
This is a randomized controlled trial that compares traditional IUD insertion with that of a
no uterine sound, no bimanual pelvic exam approach. The investigators hypothesis is that IUD
placement is safe and effective without pre-procedural assessment of uterine size, direction,
Stanford is currently not accepting patients for this trial.
For more information, please contact Klaira M Lerma, MPH, 650-721-1562.
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