Dominika Seidman, MD

Associate Prof of Clin ObGyn
Ob/Gyn, Reproductive Sciences

Patients, colleagues, systems, and self: Exploring layers of physician emotions in caring for pregnant people who use substances and their newborns.

Journal of substance use and addiction treatment

Martinez NG, Seidman DL, Briscoe H, Hayes CM, Ojukwu EI, Paltin D, Roberts SCM

Breastfeeding Initiation in People With Hepatitis C Virus Infection in the United States.

Obstetrics and gynecology

Blauvelt CA, Turcios S, Wen T, Boscardin J, Seidman D

Breastfeeding among people with HIV in North America: a multisite study.

Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America

Levison J, McKinney J, Duque A, Hawkins J, Bowden EVH, Dorland J, Bitnun A, Kazmi K, Campbell DM, MacGillivray J, Yudin MH, Powell A, Datta S, Abuogi L, Weinberg A, Rakhmanina N, Mareuil JW, Hitti J, Boucoiran I, Kakkar F, Rahangdale L, Seidman D, Widener R

Reconsidering the Use of Urine Drug Testing in Reproductive Settings.

American journal of obstetrics & gynecology MFM

Martinez NG, Roberts SC, Achu-Lopes RA, Samura TL, Seidman DL, Woodhams EJ

A decision support tool has similar high PrEP uptake and increases early PrEP persistence in adolescent girls and young women in South Africa: results from a randomized controlled trial.

Journal of the International AIDS Society

Celum C, Seidman D, Travill D, Dehlendorf C, Gumede S, Zewdie K, Wilson W, Morton JF, Baeten JM, Donnell D, Delany-Moretlwe S

In-hospital Substance Use Policies: An Opportunity to Advance Equity, Reduce Stigma, and Offer Evidence-based Addiction Care.

Journal of addiction medicine

Martin M, Snyder HR, Otway G, Holpit L, Day LW, Seidman D

Reimagining Preexposure Prophylaxis Provision for Women in the United States.

Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America

Seidman D, Logan R, Weber S, Gandhi A, Blackstock O

Premature and early menopause among US women with or at risk for HIV.

Menopause (New York, N.Y.)

Bullington BW, Edmonds A, Ramirez C, Rahangdale L, Neal-Perry G, Konkle-Parker D, Weiss DJ, Moran C, Golub ET, Cejtin H, Seidman D, Kassaye S, Wilson TE, Sharma A, Adimora AA, Knittel AK

Congenital syphilis prevention in the context of methamphetamine use and homelessness.

The American journal on addictions

Plotzker RE, Burghardt NO, Murphy RD, McLean R, Jacobson K, Tang EC, Seidman D

The Association Between HIV Status, Estradiol, and Sex Hormone Binding Globulin Among Premenopausal Women in the Women's Interagency HIV Study.

Journal of women's health (2002)

Coburn SB, Dionne-Odom J, Alcaide ML, Moran CA, Rahangdale L, Golub ET, Massad LS, Seidman D, Michel KG, Minkoff H, Murphy K, Brown TT, Visvanathan K, Lau B, Althoff KN

Associations between HIV, antiretroviral therapy and preterm birth in the US Women's Interagency HIV Study, 1995-2018: a prospective cohort.

HIV medicine

Venkatesh KK, Edmonds A, Westreich D, Dionne-Odom J, Weiss DJ, Sheth AN, Cejtin H, Seidman D, Kassaye S, Minkoff H, Atrio J, Rahangdale L, Adimora AA

Trends in Bacterial Vaginosis Prevalence in a Cohort of U.S. Women with and at Risk for HIV.

Journal of women's health (2002)

Massad LS, Daubert EM, Evans CT, Minkoff H, Kassaye S, Dionne-Odom J, Seidman D, Murphy K, Alcaide ML, Adimora AA, Sheth AN, Golub ET, French AL, Weber KM

Homelessness in pregnancy: perinatal outcomes.

Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association

St Martin BS, Spiegel AM, Sie L, Leonard SA, Seidman D, Girsen AI, Shaw GM, El-Sayed YY

"Far More than Just a Prescription": Focus Groups With U.S. Family Planning Providers and Staff About Integrating PrEP for HIV Prevention Into Their Work.

Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health

Razon N, Rodriguez A, Carlson K, Witt J, Logan R, Chambers B, Weber S, Seidman D

Obesity is associated with lower bacterial vaginosis prevalence in menopausal but not pre-menopausal women in a retrospective analysis of the Women's Interagency HIV Study.

PloS one

Daubert E, Weber KM, French AL, Seidman D, Michel K, Gustafson D, Murphy K, Muzny CA, Alcaide M, Sheth A, Adimora AA, Spear GT

Patient-Led Decision-Making for HIV Preexposure Prophylaxis.

Current HIV/AIDS reports

Sewell WC, Solleveld P, Seidman D, Dehlendorf C, Marcus JL, Krakower DS

Factors associated with syphilis seroprevalence in women with and at-risk for HIV infection in the Women's Interagency HIV Study (1994-2015).

Sexually transmitted infections

Aaron KJ, Brill I, Causey-Pruitt Z, Murphy K, Augenbraun M, Kassaye S, Milam JE, Seidman D, French AL, Gange SJ, Adimora AA, Sheth AN, Fischl MA, Van Der Pol B, Marrazzo J, Kempf MC, Dionne-Odom J

Associations between HIV, antiretroviral therapy, and preterm birth in the women’s interagency HIV study, 1994-2018.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

K.K. Venkatesh, A. Edmonds, D. Westreich, J. Dionne-Odom, D.J. Weiss, A. Sheth, H. Cejtin, D. Seidman, S. Kassaye, H. Minkoff, J.M. Atrio, L. Rahangdale, A.A. Adimora

Reproductive tract immune cells from pregnant women or those using depot medroxyprogesterone acetate show no excess susceptibility to HIV-1: Results of an ex vivo fusion assay.


Seidman D, Cavrois M, Hilton JF, Roan NR, Averbach S, Takeda M, Chang E, Raman N, Greenblatt R, Shacklett BL, Smith-McCune K

Family Planning in Liver Transplant: Patient and Provider Knowledge and Practices.

Liver transplantation : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society

Ritchie J, Seidman D, Srisengfa Y, Perito ER, Sarkar M

Examining adherence barriers among women with HIV to tailor outreach for long-acting injectable antiretroviral therapy.

BMC women's health

Benning L, Mantsios A, Kerrigan D, Coleman JS, Golub E, Blackstock O, Konkle-Parker D, Philbin M, Sheth A, Adimora AA, Cohen MH, Seidman D, Milam J, Kassaye SG, Taylor T, Murray M

Patterns and Trajectories of Anal Intercourse Practice Over the Life Course Among US Women at Risk of HIV.

The journal of sexual medicine

Owen BN, Baggaley RF, Maheu-Giroux M, Elmes J, Adimora AA, Ramirez C, Edmonds A, Sosanya K, Taylor T, Plankey M, Cederbaum J, Seidman D, Weber KM, Golub ET, Sheth AN, Bolivar H, Konkle-Parker D, Boily MC

Homelessness, housing instability, and abortion outcomes at an urban abortion clinic in the United States.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Orlando MS, Vable AM, Holt K, Wingo E, Newmann S, Shapiro BJ, Borne D, Drey EA, Seidman D

Differential Effects of the Hormonal and Copper Intrauterine Device on the Endometrial Transcriptome.

Scientific reports

Smith-McCune K, Thomas R, Averbach S, Seidman D, Takeda M, Houshdaran S, Giudice LC

Female genital tract shedding of HIV-1 is rare in women with suppressed HIV-1 in plasma.

AIDS (London, England)

Nelson JAE, De Paris K, Ramirez C, Edmonds A, Mollan KR, Bay CP, Compliment K, Herold BC, Anastos K, Minkoff H, Kassaye S, Seidman DL, French AL, Golub ET, Sheth AN, Ochsenbauer C, Swanstrom R, Eron JJ, Adimora AA

P728 Correlates of syphilis in women living with and without HIV in the US women’s interagency HIV study (WIHS).

Sexually transmitted infections

Kristal Aaron, Ilene Brill, Zenoria Causey, Kerry Murphy, Michael Augenbraun, Seble Kassaye, Joel Milam, Dominika Seidman, Audrey French, Stephen Gange, Adaora Adimora, Anandi Sheth, Margaret Fischl, Mirjam-Colette Kempf, Jeanne Marrazzo, Barbara Van Der Pol, Jodie Dionne-Odom

Menstrual cycle-dependent alterations in glycosylation: a roadmap for defining biomarkers of favorable and unfavorable mucus.

Journal of assisted reproduction and genetics

Reynoso-Prieto M, Takeda M, Prakobphol A, Seidman D, Averbach S, Fisher S, Smith-McCune K

Brief Report: PrEP Eligibility Among At-Risk Women in the Southern United States: Associated Factors, Awareness, and Acceptability.

Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999)

Patel AS, Goparaju L, Sales JM, Mehta CC, Blackstock OJ, Seidman D, Ofotokun I, Kempf MC, Fischl MA, Golub ET, Adimora AA, French AL, DeHovitz J, Wingood G, Kassaye S, Sheth AN

Do Adolescent Women's Contraceptive Preferences Predict Method Use and Satisfaction? A Survey of Northern California Family Planning Clients.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Walker AW, Stern L, Cipres D, Rodriguez A, Alvarez J, Seidman D

Development of MyPrEP, an integrated preexposure prophylaxis and contraceptive decision support tool for young women in South Africa and Kenya.


W Wilson, J Fitzpatrick, D Travill, D Ang'awa, M Awuor, A Dollah, B Kwach, J Odoyo, C Celum, C Dehlendorf, D Seidman

Housing status and abortion outcomes at a public hospital in San Francisco.


M Orlando, S Newmann, E Drey, N Anderson, B Shapiro, D Borne, D Seidman

Family planning providers' role in offering PrEP to women.


Seidman D, Weber S, Carlson K, Witt J

Optimizing Delivery of HIV Preexposure Prophylaxis for Women in the United States.

AIDS patient care and STDs

Aaron E, Blum C, Seidman D, Hoyt MJ, Simone J, Sullivan M, Smith DK

HIV target cells in the female reproductive tract: effects of hormonal or intrauterine contraception and pregnancy.


D Seidman, M Cavrois, J Hilton, S Averbach, A Rodriguez, M Takeda, K Smith-McCune

HIV-affected couples and individuals who desire children should be offered options for safer conception.

Journal of the International AIDS Society

Pollock LC, Weber S, Kaida A, Matthews LT, Seidman DL

Safer Conception and Contraceptive Counseling By Providers of Men Living With HIV in San Francisco.

The Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care : JANAC

Orlando M, Weber S, Martinez R, Cohan D, Seidman D

Dapivirine Vaginal Ring for HIV-1 Prevention.

The New England journal of medicine

Seidman D, Weber S, Aaron E

Offering pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention to pregnant and postpartum women: a clinical approach.

Journal of the International AIDS Society

Seidman DL, Weber S, Cohan D

Implications of intrapartum azithromycin on neonatal microbiota.

The Lancet. Infectious diseases

Mei J, Harter K, Danhaive O, Seidman D, Vargas J

Smoking, HIV, and risk of pregnancy loss.

AIDS (London, England)

Westreich D, Cates J, Cohen M, Weber KM, Seidman D, Cropsey K, Wright R, Milam J, Young MA, Mehta CC, Gustafson DR, Golub ET, Fischl MA, Adimora AA

Racial/Ethnic Differences in Young Women's Health-Promoting Strategies to Reduce Vulnerability to Sexually Transmitted Infections.

The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine

Cipres D, Rodriguez A, Alvarez J, Stern L, Steinauer J, Seidman D

Effects of depot-medroxyprogesterone acetate on the immune microenvironment of the human cervix and endometrium: implications for HIV susceptibility.

Mucosal immunology

Smith-McCune KK, Hilton JF, Shanmugasundaram U, Critchfield JW, Greenblatt RM, Seidman D, Averbach S, Giudice LC, Shacklett BL

Women's concerns regarding sexually transmitted infection compared with unwanted pregnancy.


D Cipres, J Steinauer, A Rodriguez, J Alvarez, L Stern, D Seidman

Re: Prior uterine evacuation of pregnancy as independent risk factor for preterm birth: a systematic review and metaanalysis.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Averbach SH, Seidman D, Steinauer J, Darney P

Effects of the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine device on the immune microenvironment of the human cervix and endometrium.

American journal of reproductive immunology (New York, N.Y. : 1989)

Shanmugasundaram U, Hilton JF, Critchfield JW, Greenblatt RM, Giudice LC, Averbach S, Seidman D, Shacklett BL, Smith-McCune K

Use of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis during the preconception, antepartum and postpartum periods at two United States medical centers.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Seidman DL, Weber S, Timoney MT, Oza KK, Mullins E, Cohan DL, Wright RL

Emerging Technologies to Prevent Pregnancy and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Women.

Seminars in reproductive medicine

Seidman D, Hemmerling A, Smith-McCune K

Integrase inhibitors in late pregnancy and rapid HIV viral load reduction.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Rahangdale L, Cates J, Potter J, Badell ML, Seidman D, Miller ES, Coleman JS, Lazenby GB, Levison J, Short WR, Yawetz S, Ciaranello A, Livingston E, Duthely L, Rimawi BH, Anderson JR, Stringer EM, HOPES (HIV OB Pregnancy Education Study) Group

Intravaginal practices among HIV-negative female sex workers along the US-Mexico border and their implications for emerging HIV prevention interventions.

International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics

Seidman D, Rusch M, Abramovitz D, Stockman JK, Martinez G, Rangel G, Vera A, Ulibarri MD, Strathdee SA

21: Integrase strand transfer inhibitors given to HIV-infected women late in pregnancy decrease HIV viral load more quickly than other antiretroviral therapy (ART).

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Lisa Rahangdale, Jordan Cates, JoNell Potter, Martina L. Badell, Dominika Seidman, Emily S. Miller, Jenell S. Coleman, Gweneth B. Lazenby, Judy Levison, William R. Short, Sigal Yawetz, Andrea Ciaranello, Elizabeth Livingston, Lunthita Duthely, Bassam H. Rimawi, Jean R. Anderson, Elizabeth Stringer

A clinical approach to elimination of perinatal HIV transmission in resource-rich settings.

International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics

Seidman D, Ruel T, Rahangdale L, Mittal P, Pecci C, Weber S, Goldschmidt R, Cohan D, Levison J

The FACTS about women and pre-exposure prophylaxis.

The lancet. HIV

Seidman D, Weber S, Aaron E, Cohan D, Grant R

Changes in care associated with the introduction of a postpartum hemorrhage patient safety program.

American journal of perinatology

Lappen JR, Seidman D, Burke C, Goetz K, Grobman WA

Linezolid-induced lingua villosa nigra.

The American journal of medicine

Refaat M, Hyle E, Malhotra R, Seidman D, Dey B