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Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility Faculty

LaTasha Craig, MD

Professor
Fellowship Director, Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Section Chief, Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Assistant Dean, Clinical Curriculum
Medical Director, OU Physicians Reproductive Medicine


Education:

  • MD degree from University ​of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, 1994-1998
  • Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at University of ​Tennessee,  1998-2002
  • Fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, University of ​Washington, 2002-2005


Board Certification(s):

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2006-present
  • Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, 2009-present


Fellowship:

  • Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at University of ​Tennessee,  1998-2002
  • Fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, University of ​Washington, 2002-2005


Clinical/Research Interests:

  • Infertility
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
  • ​Premature Ovarian Insufficiency
  • Very long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids and male infertility
  • Antibodies to GnRH receptor and polycystic ovary syndrome
  • Factors affecting fecundability in insemination treatment 


Select Honors & Accomplishments:

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society (AΩA), University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, 2017
  • Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award, 2018
  • America's Most Honored Professionals 2018 - Top 1%, American Registry, 2018
  • Best Doctors in America, 2017-2018
  • Castle Connolly Exceptional Women in Medicine, 2017
  • Presidential Professorship, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, 2017
  • Chairman's Distinguished Teaching Award for sustained superior teaching 2006-2016, University of Oklahoma Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2016
  • Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics William N.P. Herbert, MD Promising Educator Award, 2012


Select Publications:

Craig, L. B., Brush, R. S., Sullivan, M. T., Zavy, M. T., Agbaga, M.-P., Anderson, R. E. (2019). Decreased very long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids in sperm correlates with sperm quantity and quality. Journal of assisted reproduction and genetics. PMID: 31073727. DOI: 10.1007/s10815-019-01464-3

Pradhan, A., Buery-Joyner, S. D., Page-Ramsey, S., Bliss, S. A., Craig, L. B., Everett, E., Forstein, D. A., Graziano, S., Hopkins, L., Mckenzie, M., Morgan, H., Hampton, B. S. (2019). To the Point: Undergraduate Medical Education Learner Mistreatment Issues on the Learning Environment in the United States. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. PMID: 31029660. DOI: 10.1016/j.ajog.2019.04.021

Everett, E. N., Forstein, D. A., Bliss, S. A., Buery-Joyner, S. D., Craig, L. B., Graziano, S. C., Hampton, B. S., Hopkins, L., McKenzie, M. L., Morgan, H., Pradhan, A., Page-Ramsey, S. M. (2019). To the Point: The expanding role of simulation in obstetrics and gynecology medical student educationAmerican journal of obstetrics and gynecology, 220(2), 129-141. PMID: 30696555. DOI: 10.1016/j.ajog.2018.10.029

Craig, L. B., Peck, J. D., Janitz, A. E. (2019). The prevalence of infertility in American Indian/Alaska Natives and other racial/ethnic groups: National Survey of Family Growth. Paediatric and perinatal epidemiology. PMID: 30706501. DOI: 10.1111/ppe.12538

Jacobs, M. H., Reuter, L. M., Baker, V. L., Craig, L. B., Sakkas, D., Surrey, E., Doody, K. J., Jungheim, E. S., Bayrak, A. B., Hund, M., Verhagen-Kamerbee, W. D., Pardue, D., Buck, K., Timm, B. (2019). A multicenter evaluation of the Elecsys® AMH immunoassay for prediction of antral follicle count. Reproductive Biomedicine Online. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rbmo.2018.12.041

Janitz, A. E., Peck, J. D., Craig, L. B. (2018). Racial/Ethnic Differences in the Utilization of Infertility Services: A Focus on American Indian/Alaska Natives. Maternal and child health journal. PMID: 29998430. DOI: 10.1007/s10995-018-2586-y

Craig, L. B., Buery-Joyner, S. D., Bliss, S. B., Everett, E. N., Forstein, D. A., Graziano, S. C., Hampton, B. S., Mckenzie, M. L., Morgan, H., Page-Ramsey, S. M., Pradhan, A., Hopkins, L. (2018). To the Point: Gender differences in the Obstetrics and Gynecology clerkship. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. PMID: 29852154. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajog.2018.05.020

Davis, E. M.*, Hansen, K. R., Peck, J. D., Neas, B. R., Craig, L. B. (2018). Associations between vitamin D levels and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) phenotypesMinerva Endocrinologica. PMID: 29652114. DOI: 10.23736/S0391-1977.18.02824-9

Graziano, S. C., McKenzie, M. L., Abbott, J. F., Buery-Joyner, S. D., Craig, L. B., Dalrymple, J. L., Forstein, D. A., Hampton, B. S., Page-Ramsey, S. M., Pradhan, A., Wolf, A., Hopkins, L. (2018). Barriers and Strategies to Engaging Our Community Based Preceptors. Teaching and Learning in Medicine. Teaching and Learning in Medicine. PMID: 29578818. DOI: 10.1080/10401334.2018.1444994

Hullender Rubin, L. E., Anderson, B. J., Craig, L. B. (2018). Acupuncture and in vitro fertilisation research: current and future directions. Acupuncture in Medicine: Journal of the British Medical Acupuncture Society. PMID: 29440044. DOI: 10.1136/acupmed-2016-011352

Hopkins, L., Hampton, B. S., Abbott, J. F., Buery-Joyner, S. D., Craig, L. B., Dalrymple, J. L., Forstein, D. A., Graziano, S. C., McKenzie, M. L., Pradham, A., Wolf, A., Page-Ramsey, S. M. (2017). To the point: medical education, technology, and the millennial learner. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. PMID: 28599897. DOI: 10.1016/j.ajog.2017.06.001

Peck, J. D., Quaas, A. M., Craig, L. B., Soules, M. R., Klein, N. A., Hansen, K. R. (2016). Lifestyle factors associated with histologically derived human ovarian non-growing follicle count in reproductive age women. Human Reproduction (Oxford, England), 31(1), 150-7. PMID: 26497957. DOI: 10.1093/humrep/dev271

Wilson, A.*, Weedin, E. A., O'Leary, D., Hansen, K. R., Carter, A., Craig, L. B. (2014). The Effects of Fertility Treatment on Depression, Anxiety, and Marital Satisfactions. Austin Journal of Women's Health, 1(1), 4

Zavy, M. T., Craig, L. B., Wild, R. A., Kahn, S. N., O'Leary, D., Hansen, K. R. (2014). In high responding patients undergoing an initial IVF cycle, elevated estradiol on the day of hCG has no effect on live birth rate. Reproductive biology and endocrinology, 12, 119. PMID: 25430541. DOI: 10.1186/1477-7827-12-119