Medical and Corporate Advisors
Medical Advisory Board (MAB) Members
Samantha J. Pulliam, MD (Chair)
Chief Medical Officer
Assistant Professor and Director, Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC
Fellowship – Mount Auburn Hospital – Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
Residency – Massachusetts General Hospital/Brigham and Women’s Hospital – Obstetrics and Gynecology
Medical School – Wake Forest University
Sarah H. Boyles, MD, MPH
Managing Partner, Urogynecology
The Oregon Clinic
Fellowship – Oregon Health & Science University – Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery
Residency – The Ohio State University – Obstetrics and Gynecology
Medical School – University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Marianna Alperin, MD
Assistant Professor of Reproductive Medicine, Urogynecology
UC San Diego Health
San Diego, CA
Fellowship – Brigham and Women’s Hospital – Obstetrics and Gynecology
Residency – Thomas Jefferson University – Obstetrics and Gynecology
Medical School – St. Louis University School of Medicine
Leslie M. Rickey, MPH, MD
Associate Professor of Urology and of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences; Fellowship Director, Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
Yale School of Medicine | Urology
New Haven, CT
Fellowship – Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine
Residency – Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine
Medical School – Tulane University School of Medicine
Mickey M. Karram, MD
Dr. Karram is an internationally-renowned urogynecologist and pelvic surgeon. He is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology and completed his fellowship training in urogynecology and reconstructive surgery at Harbor UCLA School of Medicine. He is currently the Director of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Surgery at The Christ Hospital; medical director of The Christ Hospital Pelvic Floor Center and Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Cincinnati School of Medicine.
He is editor-in-chief of the International Urogynecology Journal and the consumer publication Female Health Today (formerly Women’s Health Today), and is past president of the American Urogynecology Society. He has published more than 200 scientific articles and book chapters and has co-authored numerous medical textbooks including “Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery,” published by Mosby, the “Atlas of Pelvic Anatomy and Gynecologic Surgery,” published by Saunders, and “The Pelvic Surgery Video Atlas,” published by Elsevier.
Dr. Karram has directed a number of postgraduate teaching courses throughout the United States and abroad. He has been invited to lecture and perform live surgeries throughout the United States, Europe, Asia, South America, and Australia. Dr. Karram has been designated by Good Housekeeping Magazine as one of the “Best Doctors in America for Women.”
Dr. Karram is also co-founder (with his wife Mona) of the national, non-for-profit 50l(c)3 “Foundation for Female Health Awareness,” which raises money to support educational endeavors on women’s health, and also funds much needed, unbiased medical research in gender-specific medicine. For more information, visit www.femalehealthawareness.org
Jay Cohen, MD
Dr. Jay Steven Cohen, M.D, F.A.C.O.G., serves as Medical Director at Sheridan Clinical Research, Inc. Dr. Cohen has been Medical Director and Principal Investigator for Pharmaceutical Clinical Trials, Sheridan Healthcorp, Inc. since June 1999. He has over 20 years Investigator experience. Dr. Cohen serves as Member of Board for Experts of eDiets Corporate Services. He served as Sub-Investigator at Peninsular Testing Corp. Phase I/II Studies from 1990 to 2000.
Dr. Cohen maintains an extensive practice in South Florida, is a high-profile author and guest lecturer, and was a Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Miami School of Medicine/Jackson Memorial Hospital. He served as a Board Member of the American Cancer Society on its Breast Task Force. Dr. Cohen is the recipient of numerous honors and awards for his practice in medicine. He was mentioned in Miami Magazine as one of South Florida’s ‘Top Docs” as recognized by other physicians 1997-1998.
Dr. Cohen was voted one of the “Top Docs in his Field” for years: 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004 in a National Magazine. He was named in “Best Doctors in America” in 2001-2002, 2005-2006, and 2009-2011. Dr. Cohen received Cambridge Who’s Who, Professional Physicians Honor 2007 & 2008. He received Patient’s Choice Award 2008-2009. Dr. Cohen is a board certified OB/GYN and diplomat of the American College of Obstetrics. He holds Certification of a Diplomate American College of Obstetrics. Dr. Cohen holds BS in Chemistry from University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida. He graduated from UHS/The Chicago Medical School and served his residency at Jackson Memorial Hospital, where he received the Administrative Chief Resident Award in the department of OB/GYN.