Sarah D. Fox Adjunct Assistant Professor of Gender Studies

Dr. Sarah Fox received her undergraduate degree from Brown University and her MD from Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, NJ. She completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Allegheny University in Pittsburgh, and her fellowship in Urogynecology at St. George’s Hospital in London. She developed an interest in pelvic pain after working with patients with interstitial cystitis and has been actively involved in caring for patients for 14 years, focusing on non-surgical management of pain. She is the Immediate Past President of the International Pelvic Pain Society. Other areas of interest include cervical cancer screening and family planning. She teaches an undergraduate course which explores the science, politics, culture and media and reproductive health.

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awards and honors

2007, 2015    Women and Infants Hospital Excellence in Teaching Award for recognized teaching of residents

 

2002, '04, '06-'08, '10-'12     Women and Infants Hospital Excellence in Teaching Award for recognized teaching of medical students

 

2002, '04-'06    Brown University School of Medicine Dean’s Teaching Excellence Award

 

2003-2004    Brown University Faculty Mentor Program, an award program to enhance teaching, evaluation and curriculum developing skills. 

 

2004        Planned Parenthood of Rhode Island Gilman Angier Board Award for “exemplary service, dedication and commitment to the organization.”

 

2003    Berlex Junior Faculty Development Workshop: a 6 day epidemiology and clinical trial design workshop awarded to junior faculty in Obstetrics and Gynecology

 

2000, 2002    Voluntary Faculty Excellence-in-Teaching Award Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Women and Infants Hospital / Brown University School of Medicine

 

2001    Outstanding Teaching in Gynecologic Surgery Award, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women and Infants Hospital / Brown University School of Medicine

 

2000    Special Recognition for Gynecologic Training Award Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Women and Infants Hospital / Brown University School of Medicine