The Washington University Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, with a history that dates back to 1899, is a proud training program for students, residents and fellows. The goals of this Society are to support graduate medical education training, foster professional development, and facilitate life-long networking and support among graduates.


Recent Happenings

Beermann and Doss Awarded the David G. Mutch Residency Research Scholarship

Beermann and Doss Awarded the David G. Mutch Residency Research Scholarship
The Michael D. Nelson Society Board is delighted to announce Dr. Shannon Beermann and Dr. James Doss, as awardees of the David G. Mutch Residency Research Scholarship Award. This honor is given to support and enhance the scholarly research activity of residents while at this level of their professional journey.   Shannon Beermann, MD Poster presentation: “Risk […]

Nelson Society Hosts 2nd Annual Resident Career Day

Nelson Society Hosts 2nd Annual Resident Career Day
The Nelson Society hosted their second annual Resident Career Day on February 21, 2024. This dedicated event provided residents with valuable insights and guidance regarding their future careers. The day consisted of a special grand rounds guest speaker, Dr. William Leininger, Naval Medical Center, San Diego. Next were presentations from Alumni member, Dr. Jeffery Mormol […]

Dr. Cantave and Dr. Staples Recognized as Inaugural Awardees of the David G. Mutch Residency Research Scholarship

Dr. Cantave and Dr. Staples Recognized as Inaugural Awardees of the David G. Mutch Residency Research Scholarship
The Michael D. Nelson Society Board is delighted to announce Dr. Melissa “Missy” Cantave and Dr. Halley Staples, as the inaugural awardees of the David G. Mutch Residency Research Scholarship Award. This honor is given to support and enhance the scholarly research activity of residents while at this level of their professional journey.   Dr. Missy CantavePoster […]

Second Annual Nelson Society Dinner

Second Annual Nelson Society Dinner
Thank you to everyone who attended the second annual Nelson Society Dinner! If you’d like to share pictures from the evening, please upload them here.

Nelson Alumni Society hosts First Annual Residency Career Day

Nelson Alumni Society hosts First Annual Residency Career Day
On Wednesday, February 15, the Michael D. Nelson Alumni Society hosted the first annual Residency Career Day! The residents were able to hear from many of our community physicians, starting with presentations from Dr. Makeba Williams, who spoke on career values as a physician. Dr. Diana Gray** spoke on the various academic tracks an ObGyn can […]
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