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maconesg.jpgGeorge A. Macones, M.D., M.S.C.E.

Mitchell and Elaine Yanow Professor and Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Director Division of, Maternal-Fetal Medicine and Ultrasound,
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

M.D. Jefferson Medical College (1988)
M.S.C.E.- University of Pennsylvania (1996)

Obstetrics & Gynecology: Pennsylvania Hospital (1992)

Maternal-Fetal Medicine: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (1994)

Board Certification:
General Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Societies, Memberships, and Honors:
Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (Board of Directors)
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
American Society of Clinical Investigation
Society of Gynecologic Investigation
American Gynecological and Obstetrical Society
Board Examiner- General Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Co-Chair, PROLOG Obstetrics Task Force (ACOG)

Dr. Macones assumed his role as Chair of OB/GYN at Washington University in St. Louis on September 1, 2005. Prior to this, he was on the faculty at the University of Pennsylvania for 11 years, spending his last 6 years as Director of Maternal-Fetal Medicine and Director of Obstetrics. Dr. Macones is an internationally recognized expert in perinatal clinical research, and has held RO1 grants from NICHD, NHLBI, and NCI. He has over 100 peer-reviewed publications related to clinical research in obstetrics. His research interests include general obstetrical issues (labor induction, VBAC) and the prediction and prevention of preterm birth. He has served on numerous national committees, including the FDA’s Advisory Committee on Reproductive Drugs and on several study sections for NIH. He has worked closely with ACOG, most recently as Vice Chair for the Committee on Obstetrical Practice Bulletins. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine,  is Associate Editor of the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and is Co-Chair for the ACOG Task Force for PROLOG Obstetrics.

Administrative Office Phone: 314-362-7139
E-Mail: Maconesg@wudosis.wustl.edu