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Nicole R. Gavin, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
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Obstetrics and Gynecology
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-2947

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Dr. Gavin is a board-certified obstetrics and gynecology and maternal-fetal medicine physician specializing in treating women with complicated and high risk pregnancies. 

B.S.Trinity CollegeNeuroscience and Biology
M.D.UConn School of MedicineMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
ResidencyJohns Hopkins University School of MedicineGynecology and Obstetrics
FellowshipJohns Hopkins University School of MedicineMaternal-Fetal Medicine

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Winston A. Campbell Quarterly MFM Fellowship AwardUConn
Frank L. Coulson Jr. Award for Clinical ExcellenceJohns Hopkins School of Medicine
Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine AwardJohns Hopkins School of Medicine
Resident Teaching AwardJohns Hopkins School of Medicine
Faculty Award for Overall Academic ExcellenceUConn School of Medicine
  • Multiples
  • Fetal Abdominal Wall Defect
  • Placenta Accreta
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiac Disease During Pregnancy

Journal Articles

  • Mode of delivery among women with maternal cardiac disease
    Nicole R Gavin, Jerome J Federspiel, Theresa Boyer, Scott Carey, Kristin C Darwin, Alexia Debrosse, Garima Sharma, Ari Cedars, Anum Minhas, Arthur J Vaught Journal of Perinatology 2023 Feb;
  • Mode of delivery among women with maternal cardiac disease.
    Gavin, Nicole R; Federspiel, Jerome J; Boyer, Theresa; Carey, Scott; Darwin, Kristin C; Debrosse, Alexia; Sharma, Garima; Cedars, Ari; Minhas, Anum; Vaught, Arthur J Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association 2023 Feb;
  • Short-term Pregnancy Outcomes After Nirmatrelvir-Ritonavir Treatment for Mild-to-Moderate Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
    Alexandra Loza, Ryan Farias, Nicole Gavin, Richard Wagner, Erica Hammer, Andrea Shields Obstetrics and Gynecology 2022 Sep;
  • Temporal trends of arrhythmias at delivery hospitalizations in the United States: Analysis from the National Inpatient Sample, 2009-2019.
    Thakkar, Aarti; Kwapong, Yaa A; Patel, Harsh; Minhas, Anum S; Vaught, Arthur J; Gavin, Nicole; Zakaria, Sammy; Blumenthal, Roger S; Wu, Katherine C; Chrispin, Jonathan; Dani, Sourbha S; Sharma, Garima Frontiers in cardiovascular medicine 2022 Jan;91000298
  • Cardiovascular and Obstetric Delivery Complications in Pregnant Women With Valvular Heart Disease
    Anum S Minhas , Faisal Rahman, Nicole Gavin, Ari Cedars, Arthur Jason Vaught, Sammy Zakaria, Jon Resar, Stefano Schena, Steven Schulman, Di Zhao, Allison G Hays, Erin D Michos American Journal of Cardiology 2021 Nov;

Book Chapters

  • Fetal Evaluation and Fetal Concerns in the Seriously Ill Pregnant Patient
    Kelsey Pinson, Kimberly Carriker, Nicole Gavin, Jason Vaught Society of Critical Care Medicine’s FCCS: Obstetrics, 2nd Edition book 2023 Feb;


  • The role of fetal therapy in the management of mirror syndrome: a narrative review.
    Gavin, Nicole R; Forrest, Alexandra D; Rosner, Mara; Miller, Jena L; Baschat, Ahmet A The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians 2024 Dec;37(1):2345307