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    Alison C Madden MD

    TitleAssistant Professor
    InstitutionUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
    DepartmentObstetrics and Gynecology
    AddressUMass Memorial Medical Center
    119 Belmont Street
    Worcester MA 01605


        ResearchAlison Madden

        • Psychiatry Department, UCLA in collaboration with Obstetrics and Gynecology Departments Cedars-Sinai and California Hospital.  Collaborated with Dr. Christine Dunkel-Schetter from UCLA on "Community and Culture Study" examining community responses to maternal and child health disparities in Los Angeles. 8/05-11/30/06.
        • Gynecologic Oncology Fellow, Cedars Sinai Medical Center. Working in Dr. Beth Karlan's lab exploring age related changes in DNA methylation patterns in the ovary. Working in collaboration with Dr. Huang's lab on methylation patterns and chemoresistance in ovarian cancer. 7/03-1/05.
        • Gynecologic Oncology Division, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.
          Collaborated with Dr. Cass and other faculty members at
          Cedars-Sinai Medical Center on projects evaluating 
          the utility and role of second look surgery as a
          prognostic factor in patients with advanced ovarian carcinoma
          after optimal cytoreduction.  5/01-7/03. 
        • Maternal Fetal Medicine Division, New York Hospital.  Collaborated with Drs. Chervenak and Chasen of the MFM Department of the New York Hospital on project exploring the incidence of neonatal respiratory distress following elective cesarean deliveries of twin pregnancies.  5/98-1/99.
        • Anatomy Department. Cornell University Medical College. Wrote and illustrated the abdomen and pelvis sections of the first year anatomy course manual to be used in new curriculum instituted by Cornell University Medical College.  6/96-9/96.
        • Immunology Lab Technician. Department of Immunology, Cornell University Medical College. Worked with Dr. Kendall Smith in a lab exploring the effects of Interleukin 2; involved in various projects in the lab including the screening of a cDNA library for CR8 gene, presumed to be a transcription factor.  8/94-8/95.

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        1. Kim DS, Madden A, Alexander C, Zois M, Ogunyemi D, Azziz R. Implementing a teaching service for voluntary faculty in obstetrics and gynecology: long-term results. J Reprod Med. 2013 Sep-Oct; 58(9-10):371-6.
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        2. Li AJ, Madden AC, Cass I, Leuchter RS, Lagasse LD, Karlan BY. The prognostic significance of thrombocytosis in epithelial ovarian carcinoma. Gynecol Oncol. 2004 Jan; 92(1):211-4.
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