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Veronika A. Ravnikar

Veronika A. Ravnikar, American reproductive endocrinologist, educator. Diplomate American Board Obstetrics-gynecology. Recipient research paper award District VI meeting, Milwaukee, 1979, research paper award Boston Obstetrical Society, 1981; Bristol Myers grantee, National Institutes of Health grantee; Grace La Gendre fellow Committee of National Business and Professional Women's Club in New York, 1973.

Background

  • Ravnikar, Veronika A. was born on January 13, 1950 in Brooklyn.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts in premedicine magna cum laude, Immaculata College, Pennsylvania, 1971. Doctor of Medicine, State University of New York Upstate, 1975.

    Career

    • Resident in obstetrics-gynecology Prentice Women's Hospital of Northwestern Medical Center, Chicago, 1975-1979. Fellow in reproductive endocrinology and infertility Brigham and Women's Hospital-Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1979-1981, obstetrician-gynecologist, 1981-1989. Assistant professor obstetrics-gynecology, and reproductive biology Harvard Medical School, 1987-1992, part-time lecturer, since 1992.

      Professor University Massachusetts Medical Center, since 1992, obstetrician-gynecologist, since 1993, director division reproductive endocrine and infertility and menopause, since 1992. Consultant in field.

    Major achievements

    • Diplomate American Board Obstetrics-gynecology.

    Works

    • Member editorial board Women's Health Digest Medical, 1994.

    Membership

    Fellow American College Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Member American Fertility Society, Society Reproductive Endocrinologists, The Endocrine Society, Association Gynecologic Laparoscopists, American Heart Association, North American Menopause Society (founding member), others.

    Connections

    • Married Doctor Leonard Sicilian. 3 children.
    • spouse: Doctor Leonard Sicilian
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    Born January 13, 1950
    (age 67)
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