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Shilpa Babbar, MD

Shilpa Babbar, MD

Assistant Professor
Division Maternal-Fetal Medicine                                                



Appointments:

Assistant Professor
Division Maternal-Fetal Medicine                                                

Medical Education:

Kasturba Medical College                                                                          
Manipal, India
M.B.B.S.

Internship
General Surgery
Sound Shore Medical Center
New Rochelle, New York

Master of Science in Bioinformatics (Clinical Research Emphasis)
Department of Biomedical and Health Informatics
University of Missouri Kansas City
Kansas City, Missouri

Residency:

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Eastern Virginia Medical School
Norfolk, Virginia

Fellowship
Maternal Fetal Medicine
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Missouri Kansas City
Kansas City, Missouri

Board Certification:

ABOG Board certified OBGYN                                                                           
ABOG Board eligible MFM

Presentations / Publications:

ABSTRACTS

  1. Babbar S, Parks-Savage AC, Chauhan SP. Clinical Applications of Yoga in the Obstetrical Population: A Review. Poster. The Central Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists 78th Annual Meeting; Nassau, Bahamas, October 2011.
  2. Babbar S, et al. Indications for Primary Cesarean Delivery and Peripartum Maternal and Neonatal Complications. Poster. The 2nd Annual EVMS Research day; Norfolk, Virginia, October 2012.
  3. Miller J, Thadani S, Bernhard K, Ali M, Houston L, Hawk A, Babbar S, Too GT, Antonio C, Siddiqui D, Sunderji S, Chang E, Magann EF, Chauhan SP. Poor Detection of Small for Gestational Age and Discordant Growth Among Twins Irrespective of Body Mass Index: A Multicenter Study. Poster. Society of Maternal Fetal Medicine Annual Meeting; San Francisco, California, February 2013.
  4. Babbar S, Chauhan SP, Hammad IA, Baydoun H, Mlynarczyk MA, Hill J, D'Alton M, Ananth CV, Abuhamad AZ. Indications for Primary Cesarean Delivery and Peripartum Maternal and Neonatal Complications. Poster. Society of Maternal Fetal Medicine Annual Meeting; San Francisco, California, February 2013.
  5. Babbar S, Chauhan SP, Hammad IA, Baydoun H, Mlynarczyk MA, Hill J, Abuhamad AZ, Ananth CV, D'Alton M. Failed Trial of Labor After Cesarean Delivery: Indications for Failure and Associated Peripartum Complication. Poster. Society of Maternal Fetal Medicine Annual Meeting; San Francisco, California, February 2013.
  6. Babbar S, Hammad IA, Martin CE, Chauhan SP. Laparotomy After Vaginal Birth After Cesarean Delivery: A Case: Control Study. Poster. The Central Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists 80th Annual Meeting; Napa, California. October 2013.
  7. Hammad IA, Babbar S, Martin CE, Chauhan SP. Umbilical Arterial pH, Primary Cesarean Delivery, and Composite Maternal and Neonatal Morbidity. Poster. The Central Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists 80th Annual Meeting; Napa, California. October 2013.
  8. Mlynarczyk M, Hammad IA, Porche LM, Babbar S, Dattel B, Chauhan SP. Pulmonary Edema with Cesarean Delivery: Risk of Admission to Intensive Care Unit. Poster. The Central Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists 80th Annual Meeting; Napa, California. October 2013.
  9. Babbar S, Hammad IA, Martin CE, Hill JB, Maulik D, Chauhan SP. Composite Maternal and Neonatal Morbidity With Trial of Labor After Cesarean: Association with Umbilical Artery Acid-Base Analysis. Poster. Society of Maternal Fetal Medicine Annual Meeting; New Orleans, Louisiana. February 2014.
  10. Orth T, Gurley-Calvez T, Onge JS, Babbar S, Okah F. Impact of obesity on breastfeeding. Poster. ACOG Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting; Chicago, Illinois. April 2014.
  11. Babbar S, Gurley-Calvez T, Orth TA, Saint Onge JM, Okah FF. The Impact of Pre-pregnancy Health Promoting Behaviors on Gestational Weight Gain in Adolescents. Poster. Pediatric Academic Societies and Asian Society For Pediatric Research; Vancouver, Canada. May 2014.
  12. Babbar S, Hammad IA, Hill JB, Maulik D, Sibai B, Chauhan SP. Common indications for first cesarean delivery and outcomes with second delivery. Poster. Society of Maternal Fetal Medicine Annual Meeting; San Diego, California. February 2015.
  13. Babbar S, Williams KB, Chauhan SP, Maulik D. Complementary and Alternative Medicine Use in Modern Obstetrics: A Survey of the Central Association of Obstetricians & Gynecologists (CAOG) Members. Poster. The 82nd Annual Central Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Meeting, Charleston, South Carolina. October 2015.
  14. Babbar S, Williams KB, Porter BW, Hill JB, Maulik D. The Impact of Prenatal Yoga on Maternal Attitudes and Behavior on Exercise in Pregnancy: Teachable Moments from a Single Blinded, Randomized Controlled Trial. Poster. Society of Maternal Fetal Medicine Annual Meeting; Atlanta, Georgia. February 2016.
  15. Babbar S, Williams KB. The Impact of Prenatal Yoga on Maternal Attitudes and Behavior on Exercise in Pregnancy: Teachable moments from a Blinded Randomized Controlled Trial. Poster. The International Association of Yoga Therapists Symposium on Yoga Research Conference. Stockbridge, MA. September 2016.
  16. Babbar S, Shyken J. Yoga in Pregnancy. Clin Obstet Gynecol. 2016 May 5. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27152528. Clin Obstet Gynecol. Vol.59, Number 3:600-612. Sept. 2016.
JOURNAL ARTICLES
  1. Babbar S, Parks- Savage AC, Chauhan SP. Yoga during Pregnancy: A Review. American Journal of Perinatology. 2012 Mar. June 2012; 29(6):459-64. PMID: 22399208.
  2. Chauhan SP, Beydoun H, Hammad IA, Babbar S, Hill JB, Mlynarczyk M, D'Alton ME, Abuhamad AZ, Vintzileos AM, Ananth CV. Indications for Cesarean at > 34 weeks Among Nulliparous Women: Risks of Maternal and Neonatal Morbidity. BJOG. 2014 121(11):1395-402. Epub 2014 Feb 10. PMID 24506582.
  3. Babbar S, Chauhan SP. Exercise And Yoga During Pregnancy: A Survey. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2014 May 14:1-19. PubMed PMID: 24824103.
  4. Nguyen VN, Feng SL, Babbar S, Rankins NC, Blando JD. Hot yoga establishments in local communities serving pregnant women: A pilot study on the health implications of its practice and environmental conditions. J Environ Health. 2014 Oct;77(3):8-12. Pubmed PMID: 25603649
  5. Myer EN, Too GT, Hammad IA, Babbar S, Martin CE, Hill JB, Blackwell SB, Chauhan SP. Obstetric Recommendations in American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Practice Bulletins versus UpToDate: A Comparison. Am J Perinatol. 2014 Dec 29. PubMed PMID: 25545450.
  6. Babbar S, Hill JB, Williams KB, Pinon M, Chauhan SP, Maulik D. Acute FeTal Behavioral Response to Prenatal Yoga: A Single Blinded, Randomized Controlled Trial (TRY Yoga). Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2016 Mar;214(3):399.e1-8. Epub 2015 Dec 22. PubMed PMID: 26721782
  7. Porter B, Babbar S, Ye SQ, Maulik D. The Role of Nicotinamide Phosphoribosyltransferase in Pregnancy: A Review. Am J Perinatol. 2016 May 2. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27135957. Doi:1055/s-0036-1582448.
  8. NON-PEER REVIEWED ARTICLES

  9. Babbar S, Chauhan SP. (2011, July 1). Is expectant management superior to elective induction of labor in nulliparous women who have an unfavorable cervix? (Expert Commentary). OBG Management.
  10. Maulik D, Bennet T, Porter B, Babbar S, Maulik D. "Doppler Sonography in Early Pregnancy." First-Trimester Ultrasound: A Comprehensive Guide. Ed. Jacques S. Abramowicz. Switzerland: Springer, 2016. 195-212. Print.
  11. Babbar S, Shyken J. Yoga in Pregnancy. Clin Obstet Gynecol. 2016 May 5. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27152528. Clin Obstet Gynecol. Vol.59, Number 3:600-612. Sept. 2016.

ORAL PRESENTATIONS AND LECTURESHIPS

  1. Babbar S, Chauhan SP. Exercise (Including Yoga!) During Pregnancy: A Survey. American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology 1st Annual Resident Research Day and Section Meeting, Richmond, Virginia. Oral presentation. September 2012.
  2. Babbar S, Chauhan SP. Exercise (Including Yoga!) During Pregnancy: A Survey. 79th Annual Central Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Meeting, Chicago, Illinois. Oral presentation. October 2012.
  3. Babbar S. Yoga and Women's Health. Grand Rounds, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Oral presentation. Norfolk, Virginia. May 2013.
  4. Babbar S. Prenatal Yoga: Can touching your toes improve your pregnancy? Grand Rounds, University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri. Oral presentation. January 2014.
  5. Babbar S. CHAOS! Congenital High Airway Obstruction Syndrome. Greater Kansas City Fetal Board, Kansas City, Missouri. Oral presentation. January 2014.
  6. Babbar S. Are You In Or Out? Pentalogy of Cantrell. Greater Kansas City Fetal Board, Kansas City, Missouri. Oral presentation. March 2014.
  7. Babbar S. Neural Tube Defects: Heads or Tails? Greater Kansas City Fetal Board, Kansas City, Missouri. Oral presentation. October 2014.
  8. Babbar S. Fetal Pelvic Mass: What's Dilated? Greater Kansas City Fetal Board, Kansas City, Missouri. Oral presentation. April 2015.
  9. Babbar S. Conducting a Clinical Trial: Practical Experience. Biomedical & Health Informatics Multi-Disciplinary Seminar, University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri. Oral presentation. December 2014.
  10. Babbar S, Hill JB, Williams KB, Pinon M, Chauhan SP, Maulik D. Acute FeTal Behavioral Response to Prenatal Yoga: A Single Blinded, Randomized Controlled Trial (TRY Yoga Study). Oral presentation. Kansas City Gynecological Society Meeting. Kansas City, Missouri. May 2015.
  11. Babbar S, Hill JB, Williams KB, Pinon M, Chauhan SP, Maulik D. Acute FeTal Behavioral Response to Prenatal Yoga: A Single Blinded, Randomized Controlled Trial (TRY Yoga Study). Oral presentation. The 82nd Annual Central Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Meeting, Charleston, South Carolina. October 2015.
  12. Babbar S. "TRY Yoga" RCT: Results and how to get them! Biomedical & Health Informatics Multi-Disciplinary Seminar, University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri. Oral presentation. March 2016.
  13. Babbar S. Invasive Placental Disease. Perinatal Lecture Series, University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri. Oral presentation. April 2016.
  14. Babbar S, Williams KB, Maulik D. Complementary and Alternative Medicine Use in Modern Obstetrics: A Survey of the Central Association of Obstetricians & Gynecologists (CAOG) Members. Kansas City Gynecological Society Meeting. Kansas City, Missouri. Oral presentation. May 2016.
  15. Babbar S, Hill JB, Williams KB, Pinon M, Chauhan SP, Maulik D. Acute FeTal Behavioral Response to Prenatal Yoga: A Single Blinded, Randomized Controlled Trial (TRY Yoga Study). 1st Annual Pure Action Yoga Research Conference. Austin, TX. Oral presentation. July 2016.
  16. Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Women's Health, Grand Rounds Lecture "Prenatal Yoga: Can Touching Your Toes Improve Your Preganncy?" St. Mary's Health Center, St. Louis, MO. October 14, 2016.
  17. Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Women's Health, MFM Post Graduate Weekly Seminar/Fellowship Didactics Lecture "Arabin pessary inservice and review of literature." St. Mary's Health Center, St. Louis, MO. February 15, 2017.

Locations:
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Women’s Health
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
1031 Bellevue, Suite 400
St Louis, MO 63117

Journal Reviewer:

Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine
Obstetrics & Gynecology (The Green Journal)

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