Obstetrics and Gynecology

Stephen K. Hunter, MD, PhD


Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology  - Maternal/Fetal Medicine
Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Contact Information

Primary Office: 31312 Pomerantz Family Pavilion
Iowa City, IA 52242

Phone: 319-356-1929

Email: stephen-hunter@uiowa.edu
Web: Physician Profile


BS, University of Utah
PhD, University of Utah
MD, University of Utah

Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa
Fellowship, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

Licensure and Certifications

Maternal-Fetal Medicine Subspecialty, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics and Gynecology, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Education/Training Program Affiliations

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Translational Biomedicine

Research Summary

Diabetes in pregnancy; Bioartificial Pancreas (BAP); Fetal Therapy; Neovascularization around hollow Fiber Based Bioartificial Organs Using Biologically Active Substances

Selected Publications

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Kyser K, Lu X, Santillan D, Santillan M, Hunter S, Cahill A, Cram P.  The Association Between Hospital Obstetrical Volume and Maternal Postpartum Complications (Editor's Choice).  Am J Obstet Gynecol.  2012 July. 207:42.e1-17 .

Santillan M, Santillan D, Fleener D, Stegmann B, Zamba G, Hunter S, Yankowitz J.  Single umbilical artery: does side matter?.  Fetal Diagn Ther.  2012. 32(3):201-208.

Santillan D, Rai K, Santillan M, Krishnamachari Y, Salem A, Hunter S.  Efficacy of Polymeric Encapsulated C5a peptidase-based Group B Streptococcus Vaccines in a Murine Model..  Am J Obstet Gynecol.  2011 September. 205(3):249.e1-8.

Zhao A, Hunter S, Rodgers V.  Theoretical Prediction of Induction Period from Transient Pore Evolvement in Polyester-Based Microparticles.  J Pharma Sci.  2010 November. 99(11):4477-4487.

Santillan M, Santillan D, Sigmund C, Hunter S.  From molecules to medicine: A future cure for preeclampsia?.  Drug News Perspect.  2009 November. 22(9):531-541.

Santillan D, Santillan M, Hunter S.  Cell encapsulation as a potential nondietary therapy for maternal phenylketonuria.  Am J Obstet Gynecol.  2009 September. 201(3):289.e1-289.e6.

Date Last Modified: 06/06/2016 - 13:17:48