Laura Obijuru, M.D., FAAP

Laura Obijuru, M.D., FAAP 

Assistant Professor

Pediatrics

Location: Hurt Building
Phone: (404) 752-1500
E-mail: lobijuru@msm.edu

Education

POSTGRADUATE:
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Residency: Pediatrics 

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Fellowship: Adolescent Medicine 

MEDICAL SCHOOL:
New York University School of Medicine

UNDERGRADUATE:
Cornell University

Research Interests

Reproductive health (LARC)

Clinical Interests

College and reproductive health, with a focus on long acting reversible contraception (LARC)

Specialties

Adolescent Medicine and General Pediatrics

Board Certification

Adolescent Medicine and General Pediatrics

Publications

  • Obijuru L, Bumpus S, Auinger P, Baldwin CD. "Etonogestrel Implants in Adolescents: Experience, Satisfaction and Continuation." Journal of Adolescent Health 2016; 58:284-289.
  • Greenberg K, Obijuru L, Kreipe R. The University of Rochester Medical Center, Peri-FACTS Education Program (2014). Article: Psychosocial issues in teen parenting: predictors, outcomes and interventions. Case #1074. Rochester, NY: The University of Rochester.
  • Wang T, Zhang X, Obijuru L, Laser J, Aris V, Lee P, Mittal K, Soteropoulos P, Wei JJ. "A Micro-RNA Signature Associated with Race, Tumor Size, and Target Gene Activity in Human Uterine Leiomyomas." Genes, Chromosomes and Cancer. 2007 Apr; 46(4):336-347.