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Lindsay Alger M.D.

Academic Title: Professor
Primary Appointment: Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
Additional Title(s): Medical Director, Labor and Delivery
lalger@umm.edu
Location: UMMC, N6W 104m
Phone: (410) 328-5960
Fax: (410) 328-0279

Personal History:

After graduating from Harvard Medical School I completed an internship in Internal Medicine followed by a four-year residency in OB/GYN at University of California at San Francisco (UCSF). I then joined the faculty at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and completed a Fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine. My particular focus is on the role of infection in pre-term labor and other adverse pregancy outcomes. From 1992-1993 I spent a one-year sabatical at University College London in the Fetal Medicine Unit, concentrating on fetal ultasound and in-utero diagnosis, treatment and procedures.

Research Interests:

  • Infectious diseases in pregnancy
  • HIV in pregnancy
  • Pre-term labor and cervical shortening

Clinical Speciality:

Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Obstetrics