Obstetrics and Gynecology Content https://microbiome.ucdavis.edu/ Obstetrics and Gynecology Content for Microbiome Special Research Program en Albert Liu https://microbiome.ucdavis.edu/people/albert-liu <p>In addition to his general practice, Dr. Liu has extensive experience with minimally-invasive laparoscopic surgeries as well as vaginal surgeries. He is also interested in female urinary incontinence and menopausal problems.</p> <p>He is the leading expert on probiotics for Women’s Health. Additionally, Dr. Liu is dedicated to passing his knowledge on to new physicians. He recently received both the “Excellence in Teaching” and “Clinical Faculty of the Year” awards.</p> <p>Current UCD IRB Clinical Trial: IRB # [959469-1] Pregnancy related nausea/vomiting and probiotics.</p> August 31, 2018 - 9:55am Jose Franco https://microbiome.ucdavis.edu/people/albert-liu Elaine Waetjen https://microbiome.ucdavis.edu/people/elaine-waetjen <p>Dr. Waetjen is a general gynecologist who also specializes in caring for women with problems that most commonly affect mid-life and older women: menopausal symptoms, vulvar/vaginal symptoms, fibroids, and vulvar/cervix dysplasia.  </p> <p>Dr. Waetjen studies menopause with a special interest in the epidemiology of gynecological conditions that affect mid-life and older women. Her diverse research includes investigating treatment seeking behavior in women with urinary incontinence and the relationship between the vaginal microbiome and vulvar, vaginal, and urinary health.  </p> June 22, 2018 - 8:30am Jose Franco https://microbiome.ucdavis.edu/people/elaine-waetjen