Rebecca B. Perkins, MD, MSc

Associate Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology

Rebecca Perkins
617.414.7308
85 E. Concord St

Biography

My area of research is cervical cancer prevention in underserved women. My current work focuses on HPV vaccination in females and males, as well as the impact of new screening guidelines on cervical dysplasia/cancer outcomes.

Other Positions

  • Active Staff Privileges, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Boston Medical Center

Websites

Education

  • Harvard Medical School, MD
  • Boston University School of Public Health, MSc
  • Stanford University, BA

Publications

  • Published on 4/1/2018

    Perkins RB, Schiffman M, Foster DC. An Introduction to the New Journal Forum. J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2018 Apr; 22(2):89-90. PMID: 29570562.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 4/1/2018

    Castle P, Feldman S, Perkins RB. The Next Generation of Cervical Cancer Screening: Should Guidelines Focus on Best Practices for the Future or Current Screening Capacity? J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2018 Apr; 22(2):91-96. PMID: 29570563.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 3/1/2018

    Reiter PL, Gerend MA, Gilkey MB, Perkins RB, Saslow D, Stokley S, Tiro JA, Zimet GD, Brewer NT. Advancing Human Papillomavirus Vaccine Delivery: 12 Priority Research Gaps. Acad Pediatr. 2018 Mar; 18(2S):S14-S16. PMID: 29502629.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 3/1/2018

    Perkins RB, Felder T. Beyond the Statistics: What HPV Means to Women's Lives. Acad Pediatr. 2018 Mar; 18(2S):S21-S22. PMID: 29502632.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 2/1/2018

    Brandi K, Morgan JR, Paasche-Orlow MK, Perkins RB, White KO. Obstetric Outcomes After Failed Hysteroscopic and Laparoscopic Sterilization Procedures. Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Feb; 131(2):253-261. PMID: 29324606.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 1/5/2018

    McInerney KA, Hatch EE, Wesselink AK, Mikkelsen EM, Rothman KJ, Perkins RB, Wise LA. Re: The effect of vaccination against human papillomavirus on fecundability. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 2018 Jan 05. PMID: 29315695.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 10/1/2017

    Wentzensen N, Massad LS, Mayeaux EJ, Khan MJ, Waxman AG, Einstein MH, Conageski C, Schiffman MH, Gold MA, Apgar BS, Chelmow D, Choma KK, Darragh TM, Gage JC, Garcia FAR, Guido RS, Jeronimo JA, Liu A, Mathews CA, Mitchell MM, Moscicki AB, Novetsky AP, Papasozomenos T, Perkins RB, Silver MI, Smith KM, Stier EA, Tedeschi CA, Werner CL, Huh WK. Evidence-Based Consensus Recommendations for Colposcopy Practice for Cervical Cancer Prevention in the United States. J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2017 Oct; 21(4):216-222. PMID: 28953109.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 10/1/2017

    Wentzensen N, Schiffman M, Silver MI, Khan MJ, Perkins RB, Smith KM, Gage JC, Gold MA, Conageski C, Einstein MH, Mayeaux EJ, Waxman AG, Huh WK, Massad LS. ASCCP Colposcopy Standards: Risk-Based Colposcopy Practice. J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2017 Oct; 21(4):230-234. PMID: 28953111.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 10/1/2017

    Mazul J, Perkins RB. Stage IV Cervical Cancer in a Patient Compliant With Current Management Guidelines for Abnormal Cytology: A Case Report. J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2017 10; 21(4):e40-e41. PMID: 28953130.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 10/1/2017

    Perkins RB, Cain JM, Feldman S. Using Risk Stratification to Reduce Medical Errors in Cervical Cancer Prevention. JAMA Intern Med. 2017 Oct 01; 177(10):1411-1412. PMID: 28873139.

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