Faculty


Bliss Kaneshiro, MD MPH FACOG
Division Director, Family Planning Fellowship Director
Associate Professor, Department of Ob-Gyn, Division of Family Planning

Research/Education Interests:
Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Contraceptive Access
Obesity and Contraceptive Efficacy
Abortion in Medically Complex Patients


Reni Soon, MD MPH FACOG
Associate Family Planning Fellowship Director
Assistant Professor, Department of Ob-Gyn, Division of Family Planning

Research/Education Interests:
Pregnancy Intention and Contraception Use in Native Hawaiian Women
Contraception, Sex Education, and Pregnancy in Adolescents
Legal and Political Issues relating to Abortion and Contraception Access
Epidemiology and Public Health Aspects of Abortion and Contraception


Jennifer Salcedo, MD MPH MPP FACOG
Director, Kenneth J. Ryan Residency Training Program in Abortion and Contraception Adolescent Health Sub-Rotation Director
Assistant Professor, Department of Ob-Gyn, Division of Family Planning

Research/Education Interests:
Cost-benefit analysis related to the provision of reproductive healthcare
Emergency Contraception
Participation of Abortion Patients in Research and Procedure Training
Reproductive Health Policy
Adolescent Teen Pregnancy and STI Reduction
ACOG Committee on American Indian/Alaska Native Women’s Health


Richard McCartin, MD FACOG
Assistant Professor, Department of Ob-Gyn, Division of Family Planning

Research/Education Interests:
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Simulation Training
Improving Patient Safety and Quality Care Initiatives


Michael Savala, MD FACOG
Department of Ob-Gyn Clerkship Director
Assistant Professor, Department of Ob-Gyn, Family Planning Division

Research/Education Interests:
Evidence Based Improvements in Medical Education
Improving Perinatal Outcomes