Abigail Litwiller2018-08-03T08:18:46+00:00
Abigail Litwiller

Abigail Litwiller, MD, FACOG

Associate Professor of Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology
Associate Department Head for Education and Faculty Development
Director, OB/GYN Residency Program

Center for Women’s Health:
Phone: (312) 413-7500
Fax: (312) 413-8331

Academic Office:
Phone: (312) 996-7430
Fax: (312) 996-4238

Medical SchoolResidency

Southern Illinois University

         Loyola University         

Biography

Dr. Litwiller joined the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology in 2016 as the Residency Program Director. Since then, Dr. Litwiller was appointment Associate Department Head to oversee all of the educational programs offered within the Department and promote faculty development.

Dr. Litwiller is a physician-educator who integrates her clinical and educational training to provide excellent patient care and supervision of residents. Her clinical practice covers all aspects of general obstetrics and gynecology.  Dr. Litwiller is board-certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology.  She is an active member of the Society for Academic Specialists in General OB/Gyn and the Association of Professors of Obstetrics & Gynecology (APGO).

In 2017, Dr. Litwiller received the College of Medicine OBGYN Faculty of the Year Award.  In 2018, Dr. Litwiller received the Golden Apple Teaching Award from the graduating OBGYN residents.

Recent Publications

Litwiller A, Browne C, Haas D. Circumcision bleeding complications: neonatal intensive care infants compared to those in the normal newborn nursery. The Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine 2017;31:1513-1516.

Connolly A, Blanchard A, Gerber S, Amundsen C, Dunivan G, Litwiller A.  “Real-time” milestone and surgical skills feedback: a multi-center trial of “myTIPreport”. Obstetrics and Gynecology 2016;128:40S.

Pierson R, Schnee DM, Di Corcia M, Litwiller A. Development of a medical student online case study curriculum: Cases in Obstetrics and Gynecology (COGs). Obstetrics & Gynecology 2016;128:44S.

Hess L, Litwiller A, Byron J, Stutsman J, Kasper K, Learman, L. Preference elicitation tool for abnormal uterine bleeding treatment: A randomized controlled study. Patient 2015;8:217-227.

For a list of Dr. Litwiller’s peer review publications please click the following link:
pubmed_obgyn_uic

Recent Abstracts & Presentations

Litwiller A, Hussain N, Holmquist S, Alexander T, Switzer J, Graziano S, Wagner S. Effects on student confidence of milestone-based skills following a multi-institutional longitudinal boot campPoster at the Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology & Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics Annual Meeting, National Harbor, MD, March 2018.

Hussain N, Wagner S, Switzer J, Bos K, Holmquist S, Alexander T, Graziano S, Litwiller A. “Multi-Institutional Longitudinal Educational (MILEstone) sites for fourth year Ob/Gyn boot camp”.  Discussion Den at the Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics & Gynecology at the Association of Professors of Gynecology & Obstetrics. Orlando FL, March 2017.

Connolly A, Litwiller A, Blanchard A, Amundsen C, Dunivan G, Gerber S. “Real-time” milestone and surgical skills feedback: a multi-center trial of “myTIPreport”.  Oral presentation to the Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics & Gynecology and the Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics Annual Meeting, New Orleans LA, March 2016.