Jade Stafford, MD


Assistant Professor

Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, General Obstetrics and Gynecology

Office: Emory University Hospital Midtown, Medical Office Tower, 8th Floor

Phone: 404-778-3401


Education and Training

Medical Education: Howard University College of Medicine, MD, 2012
Residency: Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2016

Areas of Interest

•  General gynecology
•  Medical and surgical management of abnormal uterine bleeding
•  Polycystic ovarian syndrome
•  Minimally invasive surgery
•  Contraception and family planning
•  High and low risk obstetrics
•  Prevention of preterm birth
•  Hospital administration & quality improvement
•  Patient education & counseling
•  Resident education & wellness
•  International health
•  Health care disparities

Awards and Honors

• Crystal Apple for Excellence in Medical Student Education, Emory University School of Medicine, 2017
• Emory University School of Medicine Global Health Residency Scholars Program, 2015
• Excellence in Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery, American Urogynecologic Society, 2014-2015
• Silver Apple Teaching Award, 2014-2015
• Outstanding Clinician Award in Office Gynecology, Emory University School of Medicine, 2012-2013
• William L. Turner, M.D. Award, 2011-2012
• Fitzroy Younge Scholarship, National Medical Association, 2011-2012
• Outstanding Performance in Obstetrics and Gynecology Award, Howard University School of Medicine, 2011-2012
• Outstanding Female Student in Medicine Award, Howard University School of Medicine, 2011-2012
• Health Careers Opportunity Program Scholar Award, Howard University School of Medicine, 2011-2012
• Department of Surgery Honorable Mention for Outstanding Performance Award, Howard University School of Medicine, 2011-2012

Society and Professional Memberships

• American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
• Society for Academic Specialists in General Obstetrics and Gynecology
• National Medical Association
• American Medical Association



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Oral and Poster Presentations

"Health Literacy and Associated Outcomes in the Postpartum Period at Grady Memorial Hospital." Poster Presentation. ACOG Annual Clinical Meeting, Washington, DC, 2016.   

"WHO Surgical Safety Checklist." Oral Presentation. Black Lion Hospital and Zewditu Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2015.