Sadia Haider, MD, MPH

haiderDepartment Affiliate
Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Family Planning Medical Director, Illinois Department of Public Health
BIRCWH Scholar
Email: sadiah@uic.edu
820 S. Wood Street
Chicago, IL 60612

Dr. Sadia Haider is an Assistant Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology, a BIRCWH Scholar, the Family Planning Medical Director for the Illinois Department of Public Health, and an affiliate with the Center of Excellence in Maternal and Child Health. Dr. Haider focuses on the reproductive health disparities that affect adolescent and postpartum women. Her research interests include global women’s health, unintended pregnancies, and adolescent contraception. Her goal is to create effective strategies to prevent unintended pregnancy among adolescent and postpartum women by focusing on the complex interplay between the health care system, primary care providers, and women’s perspectives and behaviors.

Selected publications:

Haider, S., Stoffel, C., Donenberg, G., & Geller, S. (2013). Reproductive health disparities: A focus on family planning and prevention amongst adolescent and minority women. Global Adv Health Med, 2(5), 94 -99.

Dodge,L.E., Haider, S., & Hacker, M.R. (2013). Knowledge of state-level abortion laws and regulations among reproductive health care providers. Womens Health Issues, 23(5), e281-6. PubMed PMID: 23910426.

Haider, S., Dodge, L.E., Brown, B.A., Hacker, M.R., & Raine, T.R. (2013). Evaluation of e-mail contact to conduct follow-up among adolescent women participating in a longitudinal cohort study of contraceptive use. Contraception, 88(1), 18-23. doi: 10.1016/j.contraception.2012.11.016