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Name: Nehama Dresner, MD

Affiliation: Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Obstetrics Gynecology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago IL. Director, Wellsprings Health Associates, Chicago IL

Chapters Contributed: Psychological Aspects of Abortion; Preoperative Evaluation and Preparation of the Gynecologic Patient

General Biographical Description: Board certified in Psychiatry with sub-specialty board certification in Psychosomatic Medicine. Dr. Dresner has specialized training and 20 years experience in Women's Mental Health and Medical Psychiatry. She is actively involved in medical student and resident education, and a fellow in the APA and the Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine. She speaks locally and nationally on topics related to Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Special Interests: Psychopharmacology in pregnancy and lactation, women's emotional development through the childbearing years, the interface between medical and psychiatric illnesses

Contact Address: One East Erie, Suite 355, Chicago, IL 60611, USA