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Neha Bhardwaj

Assistant Professor
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Neha Bhardwaj is an obstetrician–gynecologist with subspecialty training in complex family planning. As a passionate advocate for comprehensive reproductive health care, she has testified before the New Mexico State Legislature and served on the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Committee on Health Care for Underserved Women. Her research interests include contraceptive counseling and consent, and access to abortion and contraception.

She contributed a chapter to the book Mount Sinai Expert Guides: Obstetrics and Gynecology (Hoboken: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2020), and her work has been published in Infectious Disease Reports, Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology, BMJ Case Reports, and Contraception.

Bhardwaj worked in the field of mental health prior to receiving her medical degree from Rush Medical College. She finished her obstetrics and gynecology residency at the University of Chicago, and went on to complete both her fellowship in family planning and a master of science degree in biomedical science at the University of New Mexico. She then designed, secured funding for, and implemented an abortion and complex family planning training program for the obstetrics and gynecology residency program at Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West in New York City, where she was an assistant professor in the section of family planning.

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