Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Brooke Friedman- Extended Curriculum Vitae

Personal Information

Name: Brooke Friedman

Office Address:
San Diego Fertility Center
11425 El Camino Real
San Diego, CA 92130

Office Telephone: (858) 794-6363

Office FAX: (858) 794-6360

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Summa Cum Laude, Princeton University

Doctor of Medicine, University of California San Francisco

Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University Medical Center

Fellowship, Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Stanford University Medical Center

Licensure & Boards

California Medical License

Board Certified: Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

Board Certified: Obstetrics and Gynecology

Professional Societies

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

American Society of Reproductive Medicine

Pacific Coast Reproductive Society

Administrative Appointments

Clinical Instructor, Stanford University Medical Center

Assistant Clinical Professor of Reproductive Medicine, University of California San Diego

Publications

Friedman BE, Millheiser L. Gynecologic Ultrasound. Guide to Office Gynecologic Procedures. Edited by Paul D. Blumenthal. Lippincott Williams &Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, 2013.

Friedman BE, Millheiser L. Saline Infusion Sonohystogram. Guide to Office Gynecologic Procedures. Edited by Paul D. Blumenthal. Lippincott Williams &Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, 2013.

Friedman BE, Jacobson M. Hysteroscopy. Guide to Office Gynecologic Procedures. Edited by Paul D. Blumenthal. Lippincott Williams &Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, 2013.

Friedman BE, Jacobson M. Intrauterine Insemination. Guide to Office Gynecologic Procedures. Edited by Paul D. Blumenthal. Lippincott Williams &Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, 2013.

Friedman BE, Hershlag A, Peterson CM. Chapter Questions for Endocrine Disorders. Berek and Novak’s Gynecology. Accepted for publication, June 2012. Edited by Jonathan S. Berek. Lippincott Williams &Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA.

Friedman BE. Low Birth Weight. 5-Minute Obstetrics and Gynecology Consult. Edited by Paula J. Adams Hillard. Lippincott, Williams &Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, 2008.

Friedman BE. TORCH Infections. 5-Minute Obstetrics and Gynecology Consult. Edited by Paula J. Adams Hillard. Lippincott, Williams &Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, 2008.

Journal Articles (peer reviewed)

Friedman BE, Pao S, Westphal LM, Lathi RB. Successful oocyte retrieval following continued stimulation five days beyond ovulation yields live birth after frozen embryo transfer. J Assist Reprod Genet. 2012 May;29(5): 433-5.

Friedman BE, Davis LB, Lathi RB, Westphal LM, Milki AA. Age-related success with elective single versus double blastocyst transfer. ISRN Obstet and Gynecol. 2011:656204. Epub 2011 Nov 17.

Noyes N, Knopman JM, Melzer K, Fino ME, Friedman B, Westphal LM. Oocyte cryopreservation as a fertility preservation measure for cancer patients. Reprod Biomed Online. 2011 Sep;23(3):323-33.

Jun, SH, Friedman BE, Gandrud LM, Westphal, LM. Primary amenorrhea in a 17 year old with chronic hydrocephalus from an ependymoma. Journal of Pediatric Neurology. 2012; 10(1).

Friedman BE, Lathi RB, Henne MB, Fisher S, Milki AA. The effect of air bubble position after blastocyst transfer on pregnancy rates after IVF cycles. Fertil Steril. 2011 Mar;95:944-7.

Friedman BE, Rogers JL, Shahine LK, Westphal LM, Lathi RB. The effect of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors on In-Vitro Fertilization outcome. Fertil Steril. 2009 Oct;92(4):1312-4.

Friedman BE, Shahine LK, Lathi RB. SSRIs: Implications for women’s health across the reproductive life span. SRM. 2008; 6(1):27-32.

Roy G, Parvateneni R, Friedman B, Eastwood K, Darney P, Steinauer J. Abortion training in Canadian obstetrics and gynecology residency programs. Obstet Gynecol. 2006 Aug; 108(2):309-14.

Abstracts

Friedman BE, Chavez SL, Behr B, Lathi, RB, Baker VL, Reijo Pera RA. Non invasive imaging for the detection of human embryonic aneuploidy at the blastocyst stage. Accepted for oral presentation. American Society for Reproductive Medicine, 68th annual meeting, October 2012.

Friedman, BE, Greenstein, Y, Hou, W, Baker, VL. The impact of age-adjusted low oocyte yield on IVF cycle outcomes. Presented at the Pacific Coast Reproductive Society, 60th annual meeting, April 2012.

Kim JY, Friedman BE, Westphal LM. The efficacy and safety of fertility preservation using ovarian stimulation and oocyte or embryo cryopreservation in female cancer patients. Presented at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, 67th annual meeting, October 2011.

Friedman BE, Pao S, Westphal LM, Lathi RB. Successful oocyte retrieval and fertilization following continued stimulation five days beyond ovulation. Presented at the Pacific Coast Reproductive Society, 59th annual meeting, April 2011.

Friedman BE, O’Leary K, Westphal LM. Follow-up survey of cancer survivors who underwent ovarian stimulation for fertility preservation. Presented at the Pacific Coast Reproductive Society, 59th annual meeting, April 2011.

Donnely P, Friedman BE, Williams E, RB Lathi. Incidence and severity of depression in recurrent pregnancy loss patients. Presented at the Pacific Coast Reproductive Society, 59th annual meeting, April 2011.

Friedman BE, Behr B, Ricci S, Baker VB, Westphal LM, Lathi RB. The effect of laser-assisted hatching on implantation and pregnancy rates of frozen-thawed blastocysts. Presented at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, 58th annual meeting, October 2010.

Friedman BE, Davis LB, Lathi RB, Westphal LM, Milki AA. Age-related success with elective single versus double blastocyst transfer. Presented at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, 57th annual meeting, October 2008.

Friedman BE, Lathi RB, Henne MB, Fisher S, Milki AA. The effect of air bubble position after blastocyst transfer on pregnancy rates after IVF cycles. Presented at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, 57th annual meeting, October 2008.

Friedman BE, Rogers JL, Shahine LK, Westphal LM, Lathi RB. The effect of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors on In-Vitro Fertilization outcome. Presented at the Pacific Coast Reproductive Society, 56th annual meeting, April 2008.

Friedman BE, Rosen MP, Shen S, Dobson AT, Shahine LK, Cedars, MI. The effect of a vanishing twin on perinatal outcomes. Presented at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, 54th annual meeting, October 2005. Finalist General Prize Paper Oral Presentation.

Awards and Honors

Patients’ Choice Award, Vitals.com

Compassionate Doctor Recognition, Vitals.com

Top Ten Physician, Vitals.com

Outstanding Laparoendoscopic Resident Surgeon

Outstanding Resident Instructor

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, UCSF

Sadie Berkove Fellowship Award for Outstanding Female Medical Student, UCSF

Summa Cum Laude, Princeton University

Phi Beta Kappa, Princeton University

Spirit of Princeton Award, Princeton University

Languages

Spanish