Dr. Srinivas is an Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Director of Obstetrical Services at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. She has appointments in the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics and is a Senior Fellow of the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics at the University of Pennsylvania. She received her Master’s of Science in Clinical Epidemiology (MSCE) from the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of Pennsylvania and has developed a successful research program in Maternal Fetal Medicine. Dr. Srinivas’ research includes both clinical/epidemiologic and health services. Specifically, her current areas of research include: 1) evaluating innovative health care delivery strategies to improve maternal outcomes, 2) studying and developing obstetric quality measures as well as understanding the impact of practice changes (individual level and system level) on maternal and neonatal outcomes and 3) understanding the etiology of racial/ethnic disparities in maternal and neonatal outcomes.
As an Obstetrician Gynecologist and Maternal Fetal Medicine specialist, Dr. Srinivas has a clinical interest in cardiovascular disease and hypertension during pregnancy and in the overall delivery and systems of obstetric care delivery. She is deeply committed to improving health outcomes of women and children through her research, advocacy and clinical work.
Dr. Srinivas is an active member of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and of the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM) and is currently Vice Chair of the SMFM Health Policy and Advocacy committee and is on the SMFM Board of Directors.