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Andrea D. Shields, M.D., M.S.

Visiting Associate Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology
Academic Office Location:
Obstetrics and Gynecology
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-8071
Phone: 860-679-2792
Website(s):

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Education
DegreeInstitutionMajor
B.S.University of Notre DamePreprofessional Studies
M.D.University of MinnesotaMedicine
M.S.University of Texas San Antonio Health Sciences CenterClinical Investigations and Translational Research

Post-Graduate Training
TrainingInstitutionSpecialty
InternshipWright Patterson Air Force Base, Wright State University School of MedicineCategorical, Obstetrics and Gynecology
ResidencyWright Patterson Air Force Base, Wright State University School of MedicineObstetrics and Gynecology
FellowshipMadigan Army Medical CenterMaternal-Fetal Medicine

Awards
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Research Travel AwardUTHSCSA Graduate School of Biomedical Studies
District X Mentor of the Year AwardAmerican College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Top 10% ReviewerObstetrics & Gynecology Journal
Meritorious Service MedalUnited States Air Force
Department of Defense #1 Hospital Ranking for Inpatient CareWright Patterson Medical Center
Quarterly Team Award, Women's Health ClinicWright Patterson Air Force Base
Outstanding Unit Award, Women's Health ClinicWright Patterson Air Force Base
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence in Medical Student EducationSan Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium
Best Case Report at the Annual Armed Forces District Meeting, (2009, 2011)American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Air Force Medical Field Special Education Identifier in Maternal Fetal Medicine (Primary) and Obstetrics and Gynecology (Secondary) for Excellence in Clinical or Academic TeachingUnited States Air Force
Award for Best Poster Presentation at the Annual Scientific MeetingSociety of Maternal Fetal Medicine
Research Award and Army Commendation Medal Given Annually to the Best ResearchColonel Patrick Sarsfeld Madigan Foundation
Outstanding Unit Award (2005-2007)Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wright Patterson Air Force Base
Award for Best Scientific Paper Presented by a Fellow at Armed Forces District, 2003 and 2004American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
John J. Halki Exemplary-Physician Excellence Award for a Graduating Resident who Consistently Exhibits the Attributes of Integrity, Work Ethic, Service Before Self, and Excellence in all EndeavorsWright Patterson Air Force Base-Wright State University School of Medicine
Resident Research Award, 2nd place Miami Valley Hospital Resident Research Award, 15th placeWright State University Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence in Simulation Training AwardSan Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium
Dennis D. Barber Excellence in Academic Achievement Award for the Resident Teacher who Consistently Exhibits Superior Performance and Excellence in Academics and Teaching. (2000-2002)Wright Patterson Air Force Base-Wright State University School of Medicine
Phillips K. Champion Teaching Excellence Award for Superior Performance in the Teaching of Obstetrics and Gynecology by a Resident Physician (1999, 2001)Wright Patterson Air Force Base-Wright State University School of Medicine
Alpha Omega AlphaAOA Chapter, University of Minnesota
Recognition of Excellence in Clinical Performance, Community Service, Scholarship, and LeadershipMaxine Nelson Alpha Epsilon Iota Foundation
Janet M. Glascow Memorial Achievement Citation for Scholastic AchievementUniversity of Minnesota School of Medicine
George E. Williams ScholarshipMinnesota Medical Foundation
Student Award for Outstanding Academics and LeadershipLange Publications
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Maternal Critical Care
  • Cervical Cerclage Procedures
  • Preterm Labor/Cervical Insufficiency