Rimsha Ahmed, MD

Associate

Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Advanced Pelvic Surgery Fellow

Office: Practice Location Rotates

Phone: 404-778-3401

Biography

Education and Training

Medical Education: Penn State College of Medicine, MD, 2013
Residency: Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2017
Fellowship: Emory University School of Medicine, Advanced Pelvic Surgery, in progress


Areas of Interest

•  Minimally invasive gynecologic surgery (robotic, laparoscopic, and vaginal surgery)
•  Pre-cancerous gynecologic conditions
•  Long-acting reversible contraceptives
•  Management of abnormal uterine bleeding
•  Sexual health education


Awards and Honors

•  Recognition of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology, Board of American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, 2017
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Chief Resident, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, 2016-2017
•  Intuitive Surgical DaVinci Surgical System XI Training, Independent Console Surgeon, 2016
•  Gynecologic Brunschwig Rotating Resident, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 2016
•  Sue Alexander Tressler Memorial Research Fund Award, Penn State Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology
•  Dr. P.G. Satyaswaroop Memorial Research Scholarship Award, Penn State Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2015
•  Medical Student Research Scholarship, Penn State Department of Public Health, 2013


Society and Professional Memberships

•  American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
•  American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists
•  American Medical Association

Research

Publications

Ahmed R, Samardzic D, Santos MA, Mesina A, Maines J. Just A Mirage: Heterotopic Intrauterine and Twin Ectopic Pregnancy Mimicked by Mirror Imaging on Ultrasound. Journal of Radiology Case Reports. 2017 April; 12(2):422-426.

Ahmed R, Hustad JT, LaSalle L, Borsari B. Hospitalizations for students with an alcohol- related sanction: gender and pregaming as risk factors. J Am Coll Health. 2014;62(5):293-300.

Dwyer KG, Berger MT, Ahmed R, Hritzo MK, McCulloch AA, Price MJ, Serniak NJ, Walsh
LT, Nasrallah JB, Nasrallah ME. Molecular characterization and evolution of self-incompatibility genes in Arabidopsis thaliana: the case of the Sc haplotype. Genetics. 2013 Mar;193(3):985-94.


Presentations

Evaluation of the Predictive Value of Myometrial to Endometrial Ratio in Endometrial Cancer, ACOG 2017 Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting,

Hospitalizations for students with an alcohol-related sanction: gender and pregaming as risk factors. Medical Student Research Symposium, Hershey Medical Center 2013