Biography

Regina-Maria Renner has been a Clinical Assistant Professor at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology of UBC since December 2012. In March 2013 she also joined the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital.
She completed her Family Planning Fellowship at Oregon Health & Science University, OR USA (OHSU, 2011), where she also did her residency. She completed a Master of Public Health at the Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, USA (2005).

Teaching

2013 – ongoing     Faculty supervisor for 4th year medical students during their Obstetrics and Gynaecology elective

2012 – ongoing     Faculty supervisor for Nanaimo based UBC Family Practice residents

2012 – ongoing    Faculty supervisor for UBC Obstetrics and Gynecology residents on their surgical rotation at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital

Research Interests/Skills

Master of Public Health (2005)
Pain management of first trimester surgical abortion
Midlevel providers in abortion care
Youth and abortion care
Pregnancies with an IUD in situ, and IUD efficacy.