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Christopher M. Morosky, M.D.

Associate Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Academic Office Location:
Obstetrics and Gynecology
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-2947
Phone: 860-679-4898
860-679-2792
Fax: 860-679-1271
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Education
DegreeInstitutionMajor
B.A.Middlebury CollegeJapanese and Molecular Biology/Biochemistry
M.D.UConn School of MedicineMedicine
M.D.University of ConnecticutObstetrics and Gynecology Internship and Residency
M.S.University of ConnecticutClinical and Translational Research

Post-Graduate Training
TrainingInstitutionSpecialty
InternshipUConn School of MedicineObstetrics and Gynecology
ResidencyUConn School of MedicineObstetrics and Gynecology

Awards
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Charles N. Loeser "Honorable Mention"UConn SOM
Class of 2021 Teaching Appreciation AwardUConn SOM
Kaiser Permanente Award for Excellence in Medical Student TeachingKaiser Permanente
The MDSG "Inspirational Educator Award"MDSG
Kaiser Permanente Award for Excellence in Medical Student TeachingKaiser Permanente
March of Dimes Volunteer of the YearMarch of Dimes
APGO Excellence in Teaching AwardAssociation of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics
Kaiser Permanente Award for Excellence in Medical Student TeachingKaiser Permanente
March of Dimes Mission Triangle AwardMarch of dimes
Hartford Healthcare H3W Full Circle Award Co-recipientHartford Healthcare
CREOG Faculty Award for Excellence in Resident EducationCouncil on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Outstanding Inpatient Clinical Preceptor Award
Kaiser Permanente Award for Excellence in Medical Student Teaching
Gold Humanism Honor Society Honorary Faculty Inductee
UConn OB/GYN Resident Faculty Teaching Award
CREOG Faculty Award for Excellence in Resident EducationCouncil on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology
APGO Excellence in Teaching AwardAssociation of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics
Best Teacher in Clerkship Award
High Evaluation Teaching Award
APGO Excellence in Teaching AwardAssociation of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics
CREOG Faculty Award for Excellence in Resident EducationCouncil on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Outstanding Teacher Award for "Best Teacher"
Best New Teacher Award
Alumni Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching
Rebecca K. Lefcourt, M.D. Award for Academic Excellence
Dartmouth Medical School Excellence in Teaching AwardDarmouth Medical School
Excellence in Teaching AwardGeisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Berlex Best Teaching Resident Award
Dr. Ferd Sauer Award for Dedication to Teaching
Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
Society of Academic Specialists in General Obstetrics and GynecologyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationExternalNational20132015
High Reliability and Error PreventionAdvisory CommitteeCertified InstructorExternalNational20122015
University of Connecticut, School of Medicine Alumni AssociationProfessional/Scientific OrganizationPresidentUConn HealthState20122015
Pharmacy and Therapeutics SubcommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationExternalNational20112015
Cerner Powerchart Maternity, Sponsor and Physician Champion [Cerner Award for Excellence in Electronic Conversion and Implementation]Professional/Scientific OrganizationExternalNational20112015
Breastfeeding Task ForceProfessional/Scientific OrganizationExternalNational20112015
University of Connecticut, School of Medicine Alumni AssociationProfessional/Scientific OrganizationVice-PresidentUConn HealthState20102012
Association of Professors of Gynecology and ObstetricsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationExternalNational20092015
American Association of Gynecologic LaparoscopistsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationExternalNational20082015
American Medical AssociationProfessional/Scientific OrganizationExternalNational20062015
American Congress of Obstetricians and GynecologistsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationExternalNational20042015

Journal Articles

  • A National Survey of Profiles of Clerkship Directors in Obstetrics and Gynecology.
    Morgan, Helen Kang; Graziano, Scott C; Craig, LaTasha B; Everett, Elise N; Forstein, David A; Hampton, Brittany S; Hopkins, Laura; McKenzie, Margaret L; Pradhan, Archana; Royce, Celeste; Madani-Sims, Shireen; Morosky, Christopher M; Undergraduate Medical Education Committee, Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics Obstetrics and Gynecology 2019 Oct;134(4):869-873
  • Nonpharmacologic Techniques to Reduce Postcesarean Delivery Infection
    Higgins S and Morosky C Topics in Obstetrics and Gynecology 2018 Jan;38(8):1-6
  • Uterine Fibroid Embolization.
    Antero M, Greene J, Morosky C Topics in Obstetrics and Gynecology 2017 Jan;37(7):1-5
  • Premature Ovarian Insufficiency
    Marsidi AM, Schmidt DW and Morosky CM Topics in Obstetrics and gynecology 2016 Jan;36(14):1-6
  • Primary Hyperparathydoidism Diagnosed during the Work-up of Hydrops Fetalis: A Case Report
    Alimena S, Razvi K, Morosky C International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology Research 2016 Jan;3(9):474-80
  • Fallopian Tube Abnormalities and Associated Surgical Interventions.
    Bartels C, DiLuigi AJ and Morosky CM Postgraduate Obstetrics and Gynecology 2015 Nov;35(22):1-8
  • Salpingectomy at the Time of Hysterectomy for Benign Indications: A Survey Study 2014
    Morosky CM and Kueck KD Obstetrics and Gynecology 2014 Jan;123-126
  • Timing of Repeat Cesarean Delivery After Prior Uterine Surgery 2014
    Morosky CM, Thorne J and Szutowska M Obstetrics and Gynecology 2014 Jan;123: 158S-159S
  • Hemi-hysterectomy for placenta accreta in a bicornuate uterus 2013
    Ashton E,Corbett B and Morosky C OA Case Reports 2013 Sep;10:2(9):87
  • Postoperative external beam radiation therapy and concurrent cisplatin followed by carboplatin/paclitaxel for stage III (FIGO 2009) endometrial cancer.
    Milgrom, Sarah A; Kollmeier, Marisa A; Abu-Rustum, Nadeem R; Tew, William P; Sonoda, Yukio; Barakat, Richard R; Alektiar, Kaled M Gynecologic oncology 2013 Sep;130(3):436-40
  • Factors influencing outcomes in laparoscopic adrenal surgery.
    Tiberio, Guido Alberto Massimo; Solaini, Leonardo; Arru, Luca; Merigo, Giulia; Baiocchi, Gian Luca; Giulini, Stefano Maria Langenbeck's archives of surgery / Deutsche Gesellschaft für Chirurgie 2013 Jun;398(5):735-43
  • Blood product transfusion for massive hemorrhage 2013
    Morosky CM and Joyner AB Postgraduate Obstetrics and Gynecology 2013 Jan;33(5):1-8
  • Predictive Factors for Laparoscopic Conversion to Laparotomy and Associated Outcomes
    Mack-Deberadinis L,Dian M and Morosky C Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology 2013 Jan;20(6):S96
  • Effect of electrosurgery for initial incision at the time of vaginal hysterecomy 2012
    Lavallee MA and Morosky CM Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology 2012 Jan;19(6):S54-5
  • Group B streptococcus: current concepts 2011
    Morosky, CM Postgraduate Obstetrics and Gynecology 2011 Jan;31(13):1-8
  • Abdominal wall incisions and closure for the obstetrician gynecologist 2010
    Morosky, CM Postgraduate Obstetrics and Gynecology 2010 Jan;30(17):1-7
  • Low glucose screen values and low birth weight 2007
    Ingardia CI, Morosky CM, Borgida AF and Feldman DM Obstetrics and Gynecology 2007 Jan;109(4S):30S
  • Carboplatin/Paclitaxel as adjuvant therapy for stage III endometrial adenocarcinoma
    Morosky CM, O'Malley D,Tangir J, Zelkowitz RS,Azodi M,Chambers S, Schwartz P,Rutherford T Journal of Clinical Oncology 2004 Jan;22(14S):5071

Book Chapters

  • Induction and Augmentation of Labor. In Norwitz ER, ed. Feb 2019
    Morosky C Obstetrics and Gynecology [online] 2019 Feb;
  • A 37-year old woman with pain at the lateral aspect of her Pfannenstiel incision (Ilioinguinal Nerve Entrapment). In D.Chelmow, N. Karjane, H. Ricciotti & A. Young (Eds) 2019
    Morosky C Office Gynecology: A Case-Based Approach.Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press 2019 Jan;pp.20-12
  • Chapter 20. Obesity. In: Chelmow D, Blanchard A, Learman L. (Eds)2017
    Morosky C The Well-Woman visit. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press 2017 Jan;pp. 145-9.
  • Chapter 30. Unanticipated findings at follow-up prenatal appointment (Cervical Pregnancy). In D. Chelmow,C. Isaacs & A. Carroll (Eds.) 2015
    Letham N and Morosky C Acute Care and Emergency Gynecology: A Case-Based Approach 2015 Jan;89-92
  • Chapter 84. A periurethral mass in a 45-year-old woman (Extrauterine Leiomyoma). In D. Chelmow,C. Isaacs & A. Carroll (Eds.) 2015
    Galffy A and Morosky C Acute Care and Emergency Gynecology: A Case-Based Approach 2015 Jan;255-7

Abstracts

  • Immediate Postpartum LARC Placement May Decrease the Risk of short Interval Pregnancy
    Higgins S, Morosky C and Nelson A Obstetrics and Gynecology 2018 Jan;131(5):52S-53S
  • Robotic XI Excision of an Accessory and Cavitated Uterine Mass an Unusual Cause of Chronic Pelvic Pain in Adolescents
    Rau FJ, Fee EK and Morosky CM The Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology 2018 Jan;25(7):S7
  • Analysis of Screening women for Cervical Cancer Following Excision for Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia.
    Talbot E, Hunt K, and Morosky CM Obstetrics and Gynecology 2017 Jan;129 (5 Supplement)55S
  • Manual Exploration of the Uterus as a Risk Factor for Postpartum Endometritis
    Henderson KJ, Fuller KP and Morosky CM Obstetrics and Gynecology 2016 May;125 (5 Supplement)81S
  • Optimal Urine Protein-to-Creatinine Ratio in the Setting of Co-Existing Medical Conditions
    Lamb, Ellen MD; Morosky, Christopher M. MD, MS Obstetrics and Gynecology 2016 May;127 (5 Supplement)74S
  • Vacuum-Associated Neonatal Injury by Mode of Delivery
    Sikora K and Morosky CM Obstetrics and Gynecology 2015 May;125 (5 Supplement)53S
  • Maternal Characteristics of Neonates Admitted with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome
    Oleka CT and Morosky CM Obstetrics and Gynecology 2015 May;125 (5 Supplement)71S
  • Predictive Factors for Reoperation in Patients Surgically Treated for Endometriosis
    Thorn J, Kwiat C, Morosky C, Luciano D Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology 2015 Jan;22(6S):S30

Case Reports

Reviews

  • January 2014 to current
    Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology
  • March 2012 to current
    Journal of Women's Health, Reviewer

Websites

  • Intrapartum and Postpartum Fever. June 2014. Pearls of Exxcellence.
    Morosky C, Smith R and Berens P. http://www.exxcellence.org/pearls.php 2014 Jun;
Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Clinical Pelvimetry.OtherCREOG & APGO Annual Meeting2019New Orleans, Louisiana
Health Systems Science in Your Clerkship.OtherCREOG & APGO Annual Meeting2019New Orleans, Louisiana
"Grading Disputes and Appeals" Roundtable DiscussionPanel DiscussionAPGO UMEC Clerkship Director's School 3012019New Orleans, Louisina
"Transition to Residency: What is Working" Panel Discussion "First Aid for Your Course" Panel Discussion "Nurse Calls and paging" Round Table DiscussionPanel DiscussionAPGO UMEC Transition to Residency School for Educators2019New Orleans, Louisiana
Robotic XI Excision of an Accessory and Cavitated Uterine Mass an Unusual Cause of Chronic Pelvic Pain in Adolescents.Other47th AAGL Global Congress on Minimally Invasive Gynecology2018Las Vegas, Nevada
How Checklists Can Help You Transform a Postpartum Visit from a Photo-op into the Basis for Interconception and Well Woman Care.OtherCREOG & APGO Annual Meeting2018National Harbor, Maryland
Grading your Grading.OtherAPGO Faculty Development Seminar2018Manalapan, Florida
Hacking Health Education: An Open-Source Makeover for the Health Care Curriculum.OtherAPGO FAculty Development Seminar2018Manalapan, Florida
Low Dose Aspirin Provider Survey - A Project of the Connecticut Perinatal Quality Collaborative. Low dose Aspirin for Prevention of Preeclampsia and Women's Cardiac Health Convener meetingTalkWomen's Cardiac Health Convener meeting2018Burlingon, MA
Intermediate Suturing and Knot Tying Skills for the Gynecologist.OtherCREOG & APGO Annual Meeting2018National Harbor, Maryland
Prenatal Contraceptive Counseling and Nexplanon Discontinuation After Immediate Postpartum Insertion.TalkSASGOG Scientific Session as part of ACOG Annual Clinical Meeting2017San Diego, California
Fetal Head PositionOtherCREOG & APGO Annual Meeting2017Orlando, Florida
Journal Club Application Tips, Tricks and Application with a Flip Classroom.OtherCREOG & APGO Annual Meeting2017Oralndo, Florida
Movie Making MagicOtherAPGO Faculty Development Seminar2017Palm Springs, California
#MedEd Apps that will Quench Your Thirst.OtherAPGO Faculty Development Seminar2017Palm Springs, California
What makes a Good Quality Measure and why You Should Care.TalkACOG Annual Clinical Meeting2016Washington DC
Laparotomy Simulation Model.OtherCREOG & APGO Annual Meeting2016New Orleans, Louisiana
Tips and Tricks to Incorporate Web-Based Technologies into Your Clerkship.OtherAPGO Faculty Development Seminar2016Bonita Springs, Florida
Promoting Vaginal BirthTalkSt. Vincent's Hospital2016Stamford, Connecticut
Tips and Tricks to Incorporate Web-Based Technologies into Your Teaching.TalkSUNY Downstate Faculty Development Seminar2016Brooklyn, New York
What Makes a Good Quality Measure: And why You Should CareTalkGrand Rounds presentation as part of the Unicorn Lecture Series2016Bristol, Connecticut
What makes a Good Quality Measure: And Why You Should CareTalkGrand Rounds presentation as part of the Unicorn Lecture Series2016Meriden, Connecticut
Moving Away From Lectures: Changing Your Pedagogy-Lessons Learned from OB/GYNTalkUCONN HEALTH Med Ed Grand Rounds2016Farmington, Connecticut
Connecticut Perinatal Quality Collaborative. Program presentation at the March of Dimes Connecticut Chapter's 2015 Franklin Delano Roosevelt Spirit of giving CelebrationTalkMOD Connecticut Chapter's 2015 Franklin Delano Roosevelt2016New Haven, CT
Neonatal Circumcision ModelOtherCREOG & APGO Annual Meeting2015San Antonio, Texas
Podcasting as an Educational Tool.OtherAPGO Faculty Development Seminar2015Palm Springs, California
Employing Narrative Medicine to Teach Emotional Intelligence and Empathy.OtherAPGO Faculty Development Seminar2015Palm Springs, California
Women's Health Screening. Beyond the Pap Smear.Talk2015New Britain, Connecticut
Creating Physician ChampionsTalk29th Annual Cerner Health Conference2014Kansas City, Missouri
Diagnostic Cystoscopy ModelOtherCREO & APGO Annual Meeting2014Atlanta, Georgia
Assessment of Intern Confidence with Ob-Gyn Procedures Prior to Participation in an Ob-Gyn BootcampTalkCREOG & APGO Annual Meeting2014Atlanta, Georgia
Myth Busters: Medical Student Use of the EMR.Panel DiscussionAPGO Faculty Development Seminar2014Manalapan, Florida
Video Editing for Educational VideosOtherAPGO Faculty Development Seminar2014Manalapan, Florida
Management of the Diabetic MotherTalkThe Connecticut Perinatal Association Evening Conference2014Rocky Hill, Connecticut
Everything You Need to Know about OB/GYN as a Primary Care PhysicianTalkPrimary Care Internal Medicine Resident Symposium2014New Britain, Connecticut
Nutrition for Moms. Lunch and Learn lecture to the UCONN medical student members of the Hartford Nutrition Initiative groupLectureHartford Nutrition Initiative group2014Farmington, Connecticut
Centering Pregnancy: Better Prenatal Care at the Hospital of Central Connecticut.PosterPoster Presentation at the Patient Experience Collaborative2014Hartford, CT
Hospital-wide EMR: The Downfall of the Student Note?Other30th Annual APGO Faculty Development Seminar2013Maui, HI
Improving Quality and Mitigating Risk Through the Use of an Electronic Health RecordTalkThe World Health Care Congress 4th Annual Leadership Summit2013Washington, DC
Association Between Elevated Maternal Hemoglobin Levels and Stillbirth Placental PathologyPosterAmer. Congress of Obstetricians & Gynecologists 61st Annual Clinical Meet.2013New Orleans, LA
Women's Health Physician Benefits: "Meaningful" Use from Ambulatory to Acute.TalkOral presentation at the 28th Annual Cerner Health Conference2013Kansas City, Missouri
Predictive Factors for Laparoscopic Conversion to Laparotomy and Associated Outcomes.Talk42nd AAGL Global Congress on Minimally Invasive Gynecology2013National Harbor, Maryland
March of dimes 39+ Weeks Quality Improvement Initiative: Baby Steps-How to Get This Project Up and Running.TalkMarch of Dimes 6th Annual State of the State Neonatal-Perinatal Conference2013Hartford, Connecticut
Genetic Cardiovascular Abnormalities in Turner and Marfan Syndrome.TalkWare-Dunn Soceity 2013 Advances in Obstetrics and Gynecology conference2013Richmond, Virginia
New 2012 Pap Smear Guidelines.TalkInternal Medicine resident "Noon-time Conference" from THOCC2013New Britain, Connecticut
Women's Health Primary Care for the Primary Care Physician.TalkPrimary Care Internal Medicine Resident Symposium2013Farmington, CT
39+ Weeks Quality Improvement Initiative Hospital Implementation and Use of the Electronic Medical Record.OtherMarch of Dimes 39+ Weeks QI "Ask the Experts Call"2013
OB/GYN for the Internal Medicine Boards. Internal medicine resident "Noon-time Conference"The Hospital of Central Connecticut2012New Britain, CT
The Obstetrician and The Aorta: Congenital Cardiovascular Abnormalities in Turner and Marfan SyndromeHospital of Central Connecticut, Depart of Internal Medicine Grand Rounds2012New Britain, CT
Operative Vaginal Delivery: Is This Even an Option Women Want Anymore?Hartford Healthcare Women's Health Services 5th Annual Perinatal Symposium2012Hartford, CT
Evaluate me!Panel DiscussionRound table discussion2012Manalapan, FL
Preparing to Practice - Designing and Implementing a Fourth Year Medical Student Longitudinal ElectivePoster2012 CREOG & APGO Annual Meeting2012Orlando, FL
Intrauterine Device Discontinuation in an Urban Clinic SettingPosterAmer. Congress of Obstetricians & Gynecologists 60th Annual Clinical Meet.2012San Diego, CA
Physician EngagementTalkOral presentation at the Cerner Women's Health Physician Sumnmit2012Kansas City, MO
ReportingTalkOral presentation at Cerner Women's Health Summit2012Kansas City, MO
Taming the Wild Beast: Physician Engagement in Designing PowerChart MaternityTalkOral presentation at the 27th Annual Cerner Health Conference2012Kansas City, MO
Effect of Electrosurgery for Initial Incision at the Time of Vaginal HysterectomyTalk41st AAGL Global Congress on Minimally Invasive Gynecology2012Las Vegas, NV
Everything You Did and Didn't Want to Know About OCP'sOB/GYN resident "link rounds" presentation from Hospital of Central Conn.2011New Britain, CT
Prevention of Perinatal GBS Disease in 2011Hartford Hospital Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds2011Hartford, CT
Female Pelvic AnatomyOB/GYN resident "link rounds" presentation2011New Britain, CT
Management of Cystic and Solid Masses of the Anterior Vaginal WallWare-Dunn Society 2011 Advances in Obstetrics and Gynecology Conference2011Richmond, VA
Delegation: The Art of Letting GoPanel Discussion28th Annual APGO Faculty Development Seminar2011Amelia Island, FL
Antenatal Group B Streptococcal Cultures in Post-Term PregnanciesPosterAmerican Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists2011Washington, DC
Antibiotic Basics for the Obstetrician-GynecologistOB/GYN resident "link rounds" presentation from Hospital of Central Conn.2010New Britain, CT
Facilitating the Transition from Medical Student to Intern: Curriculum for a Longitudinal OB Clinic for MIV StudentsPoster2010 CREOG & APGO Annual Meeting2010Orlando, FL
An Update on Group B StreptococcusWare-Dunn Society 2009 Advances in Obstetrics & Gynecology Conference2009Richmond, VA
Their Problem - Your Problem: Healthcare Issues Facing Richmond and the WorldBonner Congress Annual Meeting2009Richmond, VA
Laparoscopy BasicsPresentation to OB/GYN residents as part of Minimally Invasive Skills Train2008Richmond, VA
Surgical Management of Placenta PercretaVirginia Commonwealth University Joint Obstetrics Anesthesia Grand Rounds2008Richmond, VA
Low Glucose Screen Values and Low Birth WeightPosterAmerican College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists 55th Annual Clinical Meet2007San Diego, CA
Non-communicating Rudimentary Uterine Horn PregnancyNew Britain General Hospital Depart of Obstetrics & Gynecology Grand Rounds2006New Britain, CT
Obesity in PregnancyHartford Hospital Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds2006Hartford, CT
Congenital Cytomegalovirus InfectionMaternal Fetal Medicine and Neonatology Grand Rounds2006Farmington, CT
Carboplatin/Paclitaxel as Adjuvant Therapy for Stage III Endometrial AdenocarcinomaPosterAmerican Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting2004New Orleans, LA