Researchers/Clinicians

Dr. Veronica Gomez-Lobo, NIH

Clinician Spotlight

Dr. Gomez-Lobo is an obstetrician-gynecologist who specializes in pediatric and adolescent gynecology. After receiving her Doctor of Medicine Degree from Georgetown University, she completed her internship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and residency at Tufts University. Prior to her recruitment to NICHD, Dr. Gomez-Lobo was the Director and Fellowship Director of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology and Professor of Ob/Gyn at Georgetown University and provided care at MedStar Washington Hospital Center (MWHC), Children’s National Medical Center, and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. She started the fourth pediatric and adolescent gynecology fellowship in North America and served as President of the North American Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology in 20016-2017. She currently serves as Associate Editor of the Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, as well as chair of the Oncofertility Pediatric Interest Network Research Sub-Committee. She is the site PI for the Disorders of Sex Development-Translational Research Network at Children’s National Medical Center. She has published and lectured extensively regarding the issues in the field of pediatric gynecology, as well as obstetrics and gynecology issues in transplant recipients.

She currently serves as Senior Clinician and Director of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology (PAG) Program within NICHD. Her areas of focus include fertility preservation, differences in sex development, and congenital anomalies of the reproductive tract.

Research

Supported Research

These important seed grants pave the way for new, innovative research to investigate fibrous dysplasia and McCune-Albright syndrome (FD/MAS).