Jeanne Sheffield, MD
14 September 2016 (online)
Dr. Jeanne Sheffield is the Director of the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Division and Professor at the Johns Hopkins Medicine Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics. Her areas of clinical and research expertise include medical and surgical complications of pregnancy with a focus on infectious diseases in pregnancy. Dr. Sheffield received her undergraduate degree from the University of Notre Dame and earned her medical degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She did her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology there and then completed a Maternal-Fetal Medicine fellowship at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. She is board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology and also maternal-fetal medicine. She joined the Johns Hopkins faculty in 2015. Dr. Sheffield serves on several national boards and committees and is a member of the American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology (ACOG), the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) the American Gynecologic and Obstetrics Society (AGOS), the Society of Maternal-Fetal Medicine and the Infectious Disease Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology (IDSOG). She is currently on the Board of Directors for the Society of Maternal-Fetal Medicine and serves on the MFM Division of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She works with the National Institutes of Health for both national grant reviews and safety monitoring boards and has served on several working groups focusing on improving the pregnancy research infrastructure. She acts as a pregnancy consultant to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and is an active member of the National Vaccine Advisory Committee.