Assistant Professor, OB/Gyn, UNC Chapel Hill
Dr. Rachel Urrutia is board certified in both obstetrics and gynecology and preventive medicine. She is on faculty at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill in Obstetrics and Gynecology. She practices OB/gyn at Reply OB/Gyn and Fertility in Cary, NC. She has been involved in several systematic reviews with the Evidenced Based Practice Center at UNC. She has also conducted independent research focusing on Fertility Awareness Based Methods of family planning as well as in using women’s preventive visits as opportunities to improve overall health. She is currently the medical consultant for the Women’s Health Branch at the NC Department of Public Health, where among other things, she assists with maternal mortality review and prevention, develops guidelines for family planning and prenatal care across the state of North Carolina and provides education about women’s health topics.