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John Christopher Glantz, M.D., M.P.H.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 487-3352

Office: (585) 275-7480

Fax: (585) 256-1416

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Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Setting

Obstetrics & Gynecology

Biography

Dr. Glantz is Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine. Having grown up in Southern California and received degrees in Biology from UC San Diego and Medicine from UCLA, he migrated eastward for his OBGYN residency at UNC, Chapel Hill, then northward to Boston for six years as a generalist, and finally to Rochester for his Maternal-Fetal Medicine fellowship and a Masters in Public Health at the University of Rochester. His current clinical practice is in OBGYN ultrasound and outpatient care. Dr. Glantz is Director of Perinatal Outreach and the Perinatal Data System for the Finger Lakes Region, and associate editor of Strong PeriFacts. In addition, he is a member of various state- and nation-wide obstetrical quality improvement initiatives with the New York State Department of Health, the American College of OBGYN, and the March of Dimes.

Research

My primary focus is perinatal epidemiology, using birth certificate databases to evaluate practice variation and outcomes associated with obstetrical interventions (e.g., labor induction and cesarean section), and on perinatal outcomes associated with maternal obesity. A secondary focus has been on obstetrical ultrasound.

Credentials

Specialties

  • Maternal and Fetal Medicine - American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology - American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Education

1976
BA | Univ of Cal San Diego
Biology

1980
MD | U Cal Sch Medicine-Los Angeles
Medicine

2001
MPH | University of Rochester
Public Health

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1990 - 06/30/1992
Fellowship in Maternal Fetal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center - GME Office

07/01/1981 - 06/30/1984
Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at University of North Carolina Hospitals - Office of Graduate Medical Education

07/01/1980 - 06/30/1981
Internship in Obstetrics and Gynecology at University of North Carolina Hospitals - Office of Graduate Medical Education

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Awards

2017
Dr. L. Stanley James Award
Sponsor: New York State Perinatal Association
Location: Albany, NY

2006
APGO Excellence in Teaching Award

1992
Anthony L. Jordan Service Award

1984
OB/GYN Departmental Teaching Award, North Carolina Memorial Hospital

1981
OB/GYN Departmental Teaching Award, North Carolina Memorial Hospital

1980
Mosby Book Scholarship Award

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Publications

Journal Articles

5/2019
Glance LG, Glantz JC, Stevens TP, Faden E, Kreso MA, Pyne SG, Wissler RN, Fichter J, Gloff MS, Dick AW. "Measuring Childbirth Outcomes Using Administrative and Birth Certificate Data". Anesthesiology. 2019; ePub ahead of print.

2019
Assibey-Mensah V, Glantz JC, Hopke PK, Jusko TA, Thevenet-Morrison K, Chalupa D, Rich DQ. "Ambient Wintertime Particulate Air Pollution and Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy in Monroe County, New York". Environmental Research. 2019; 168: 25-31.

2019
Jacobson J, Nasso J, Glantz, JC. "Use of an Evidence-Based Guideline for Management of Side Effects from Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives: A Quality Improvement Report". J Midwifery Women's Health. 2019; 64(2): 225-229.

Books & Chapters

2019
Chapter Title: Pregnancy
Book Title: Avery's Neonatal Board Review
Author List: Glantz JC, Gray LM
Edited By: Chess PR
Published By: Elsevier 2019 in Philadelphia

2019
Chapter Title: Fetal Assessment and Treatment
Book Title: Avery's Neonatal Board Review
Author List: Glantz JC, Gray LM
Edited By: Chess PR
Published By: Elsevier 2019 in Philadelphia

2019
Chapter Title: Labor and Delivery
Book Title: Avery's Neonatal Board Review
Author List: Glantz JC, Gray LM
Edited By: Chess PR
Published By: Elsevier 2019 in Philadelphia

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Videos

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