Uma M. Reddy, MD, MPH

Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and
Reproductive Sciences
Yale School of Medicine
Division Chief, Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Section Chief, Maternal-Fetal Medicine of Yale New
Haven Hospital
Program Director, Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and
Reproductive Sciences
Yale School of Medicine
New Haven, CT


Uma Reddy is the Director, Maternal-Fetal Medicine – Yale New Haven Hospital / Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences – Yale School of Medicine

Dr. Reddy is a leading figure in this field, having overseen many of the largest and most influential trials in obstetrics while directing the NIH/NICHD Maternal-Fetal Medicine Units (MFMU) Network.  Her work has had a profound impact on obstetrical practice both in the United States and internationally.

Dr. Reddy graduated from Brown University Magna cum laude and also received her M.D. degree from the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. Dr. Reddy also holds an M.P.H. from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.  She completed her residency at Johns Hopkins and remained there as a Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar.  She completed her Maternal-Fetal Medicine fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University.   She was a Medical Officer in the Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch of the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development as well as Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Georgetown University.

Dr. Reddy is widely recognized as a scholar, educator and mentor.  She has published approximately 185 papers, many in the most impactful journals including eight in the New England Journal of Medicine and the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA).