Thurman, Andrea R.


  • Employment History

    07/09 - Pres Eastern VA Medical School, CONRAD Clinical Research Center, Norfolk, VA

    Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Director of Clinical Research Center, Examiner for the American Board of OBGYN, Director of Resident Research, Member EVMS Research and Advisory Committee

    09/06 - 06/09 University of Texas Health Sciences Center San Antonio, TX

    Clinical Director of Project SAFE Research Clinic (NIAID AI40029).

    Assistant Professor, Resident Research Director, Institutional Review Board Member.

    10/02 - 08/06 Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

    Assistant Professor, Resident Research Coordinator, Clinical Director of Teen Pregnancy Clinic, Consultant to Public Health Department Nurse Practitioners

    10/01 - 10/02 National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD

    Assistant Professor, Lieutenant Commander

    8/98 - 10/01 United States Naval Hospital, Yokosuka JAPAN

    Department Head Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chairman, Blood Bank and Surgical Case Review Committee

    Graduate Training and Education

    1994 - 1998 National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD and Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC Combined Internship and Residency in OBGYN

    1990 - 1994 University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

    Doctor of Medicine (MD)

    1986 - 1990 Kenyon College, Gambier, OH, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa

    B.A. with honors in Chemistry, B.A. with honors in Studio Art,

selected publications

research overview

  • My primary research interests are in conducting translational clinical studies. The studies focus on contraceptive and HIV prevention product safety and mechanisms. I am also interested in the impact of reproductive tract infections and hormones on lower genital tract mucosal responses.


preferred title

  • Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

full name

  • Andrea R. Thurman, MD


Recent publications and grants in Researchers@EVMS