Dr. William M. Gilbert reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Gilbert is an obstetrician and gynecologist with additional training and certification in maternal-fetal medicine. He is the Regional Medical Director of Women's Services at Sutter Health and a Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of California, Davis. In 1996 and 2004 Dr. Gilbert received the APGO Excellence in Teaching Award for Medical Student Teaching, and in 1995 and 2003 he received the CREOG Faculty Teaching Award for Outstanding Resident Teaching. Dr. Gilbert is widely published in peer-reviewed journals and books.
Education and Training
MD: University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, 1978–1982
Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology: Georgetown University, Washington, DC, 1982–1986
Fellowship: Dreyfus Foundation Fellowship, King's College Hospital, London, England, 1986–1987
Fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine: University of California, San Diego, CA, 1987–1989
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maternal-Fetal Medicine, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of California, Davis, CA:
Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1999–present
Associate Professor and Chief, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, 1993–1999
Assistant Professor, University of California, San Diego, Reproductive Medicine, San Diego, CA, 1989–1993
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