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Gender Wellness, Obstetrics and Gynecology

125 Lattimore Road, West Entrance, Suite 150
Rochester, NY 14620

Obstetrics & Gynecology

125 Lattimore Road, East Entrance, Suite 200
Rochester, NY 14620

About Me

Faculty Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (SMD)


Residency & Fellowship

Fellowship, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Family Planning, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. 2018 - 2020

Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Johns Hopkins Hospital. 2014 - 2018


MPH | John Hopkins University Bloomberg School Of Public Health. Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2019

MD | Tulane University School of Medicine. 2014


The Chao-Huang Hung, MD Award. 2018

The Ryan Resident Award. 2018

Excellence in Teaching Award. 2017

The John G. Griffith Gynecologic Training Award. 2017

Tulane University School of Medicine C. Thorpe Ray Internal Medicine Award. 2013


Journal Articles

Evaluating the impact of provider breastfeeding encouragement timing: Evidence from a large population-based study.

Chao S., Goldfinger J., Gozalians S., Sun S., Thaker P.

Journal of Epidemiological Research. 2016; 2(2).

Chao S, Herman D, Wakee F, Higgins C, Shi L, Chow J, Sun S, Lu M.

The 2007 Los Angeles Mommy and Baby (LAMB)