Project Description

Quarterly Thought Conference – “mHealth Apps in Pregnancy”

Presented by:  Nathaniel DeNicola, MD, MSPH, FACOG
Dr. DeNicola serves as the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists’ (ACOG) Digital Health Expert and leads their current work on innovation as Vice Chair of the Telehealth Taskforce. He has also served as an expert consultant for national and international medical organizations including the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) on adopting mobile and social media, producing educational material, and implementing best practices. He is a published international speaker on the integration of mobile & social media into medical practice. He publishes his own Ob/Gyn blog, Headlines Delivered, via Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.

Prior to these current roles, he completed the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program (VA) at the University of Pennsylvania, where he also worked as a Clinical Associate with Penn Obstetrics & Gynecology. During training and practice at Penn, he served as Faculty on the Social Media and Health Innovation Lab, and as Senior Fellow at the Leonard Davis Institute on Health Economics. He was selected as a Merkin Scholar at the Brookings Institution Engelberg Center on Health Care Reform.

Dr. DeNicola completed his residency in Obstetrics & Gynecology at Tulane University, earned his medical degree at the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, and received a Bachelor of Science (Biology) and the University of Notre Dame.