Announcing 3 new editorial board members

August 31, 2020

Contemporary OB/GYN is pleased to announce the addition of new members to its distinguished editorial board.

Yalda Afshar, MD, PhD

Dr. Afshar is an assistant professor in the division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, at the University of California, Los Angeles.

“It is such an honor to join a team working tirelessly to disseminate evidence-based best practices to a diverse readership with a simple goal – taking excellent care of the patients in front of us!”

Christine Isaacs, MD

Dr. Isaacs is a general ob/gyn, professor, and Academic Specialist Division Chief at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine in Richmond, Va. She also is the medical director of Midwifery Services there.

"I'm excited for the opportunity to reflect on the many advancements in our field, to learn from the wisdom of inspirational colleagues, and to contribute to the well-vetted and practical guidance that that supports us as busy clinicians!"

Dr. Riley is chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Weill Cornell Medicine and Obstetrician and Gynecologist-in-Chief at New York Presbyterian Hospital in New York City.

“I am excited to join the editorial board because I have always found the articles in Contemporary OB/GYN to be timely, accurate, and relevant to current practice- always a great resource.”