Elizabeth M. Cooper, Ed.D.

Elizabeth M. Cooper, Ed.D.

Contact Information

Strong Health Midwifery Group
905 Culver Road
Rochester, NY 14609

Office: (585) 487-3330
Fax: (585) 334-0699
Administrative: (585) 275-4060


The biographical information for Elizabeth M. Cooper, Ed.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (National)

Dorothea Lang Pioneer Award | American College of Nurse-Midwives' Foundation 2008
Inclusion in 1st Edition of Who's Who in Medicine and Health Care 1997 - 1998
Who's Who in American Nursing, 6th Edition 1996
Awarded Fellowship in the American College of Nurse-Midwives 1995
Who's Who in American Nursing, 5th Edition 1994

Awards & Honors (Local)

Establishment of Annual Elizabeth Cooper MIdwifery Lectureship | UR Department of Ob-Gyn and the Highland Hospital Foundation 2005 - Present
Appointment to New York State Board of Midwifery | New York State Department of Education 2005 - 2015
Recognition Award for Contributions to the Finger Lakes Region | New York State Perinatal Association 1992

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 17 available »

2014 Apr
O'Brien KO, Li S, Cao C, Kent T, Young BV, Queenan RA, Pressman EK, Cooper EM. "Placental CYP27B1 and CYP24A1 expression in human placental tissue and their association with maternal and neonatal calcitropic hormones." The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism.. 2014 Apr; 99(4):1348-56. Epub 2014 Jan 28.
Young, BE; Cooper, EM; McIntyre, AW; Kent, t; Witter, F; Harris, ZL; O'Brien, KO. "Placental vitamin D receptor (VDR) expression is related to neonatal vitamin D status, placental clacium transfer, and fetal bone length in pregnant adolescents." FASEB J. 2014; 28.
2012 Jan
Young BE, McNanley TJ, Cooper EM, McIntyre AW, Witter F, Harris ZL, O'Brien KO. "Vitamin D insufficiency is prevalent and vitamin D is inversely associated with parathyroid hormone and calcitriol in pregnant adolescents." Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research.. 2012 Jan; 27(1):177-86.
Young, BE; McNanley, TJ; Cooper, EM; McIntyre, AW; Witter, G; Harris, ZL; O'Brien, KO. "Maternal vitamin D status and calcium intake interact to affect fetal skeletal growth in utero in pregnant adolescents." American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2012; 95: 1103-1112.
Essley, BV; McNanley, T; Cooper, E; McIntyre, AW; Witter, F; Harris, ZL; O'Brien, KO. "Osteoprotegerin (OPG) differs by race and is related to infant birth weight Z-score in pregnant adolescents." Journal of Developmental Origian of Health and Disease. 2011; 2: 272-279.

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (SMD) - Primary


Midwife, Certified Nurse - ACNM Certification Council, Inc.


EdD | Education Administration | University of Rochester1992
MS | Midwifery | Columbia University1971
BS | Nursing | Univ Texas-Austin1969