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 1/1/2019

    Jeronimo J, Perkins RB, Scalici J, Pierce JY. Should Self-Sampling Be an Option for Women in the United States? J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2019 Jan; 23(1):54-57. PMID: 30586018.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 12/1/2018

    Sobel L, O'Rourke-Suchoff D, Holland E, Remis K, Resnick K, Perkins R, Bell S. Pregnancy and Childbirth After Sexual Trauma: Patient Perspectives and Care Preferences. Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Dec; 132(6):1461-1468. PMID: 30399100.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 11/25/2018

    Gupta A, Perkins RB, Ortega G, Feldman S, Villa A. Barrier use during oro-genital sex and oral Human Papillomavirus prevalence: Analysis of NHANES 2009-2014. Oral Dis. 2019 Mar; 25(2):609-616. PMID: 30367525.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 10/1/2018

    Moscicki AB, Perkins RB, Saville M, Brotherton JML. Should Cervical Cancer Screening be Performed Before the Age of 25 Years? J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2018 Oct; 22(4):348-351. PMID: 30169418.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 10/1/2018

    Feldman S, Cook E, Davis M, Gershman ST, Hanchate A, Haas JS, Perkins RB. Cervical Cancer Incidence Among Elderly Women in Massachusetts Compared With Younger Women. J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2018 Oct; 22(4):314-317. PMID: 30256336.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 9/6/2018

    Perkins RB, Fisher-Borne M, Brewer NT. Engaging parents around vaccine confidence: proceedings from the National HPV Vaccination Roundtable meetings. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2018 Sep 06; 1-2. PMID: 30188782.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 9/1/2018

    Silver MI, Andrews J, Cooper CK, Gage JC, Gold MA, Khan MJ, Massad LS, Parvu V, Perkins RB, Schiffman M, Smith KM, Wentzensen N. Risk of Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia 2 or Worse by Cytology, Human Papillomavirus 16/18, and Colposcopy Impression: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Sep; 132(3):725-735. PMID: 30095780.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 7/1/2018

    Kinney WK, Perkins RB, Sawaya GF. Equal Management of Equal Risks: What Should be Used as the Standard for Cervical Cancer Prevention? J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2018 Jul; 22(3):237-241. PMID: 29794532.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 6/28/2018

    Fenton AT, Eun TJ, Clark JA, Perkins RB. Indicated or elective? The association of providers' words with HPV vaccine receipt. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2018; 14(10):2503-2509. PMID: 29847201.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 6/25/2018

    Perkins RB, Schiffman M, Guido RS. The next generation of cervical cancer screening programs: Making the case for risk-based guidelines. Curr Probl Cancer. 2018 Sep; 42(5):521-526. PMID: 30146347.

    Read at: PubMed

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