Caron J. Gray, MD
Caron J. Gray, MD

Caron J. Gray, MD

Professor
Interim Chair, Department of OB/GYN
Director, Global Surgery Fellowship Program
School of Medicine, Omaha Campus

Expertise/Specializations

  • Menopausal medicine
  • Vulvar, vaginal and cervical pathology
  • Graduate Medical Education
  • Global Health

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Position

  • Professor

Publications and Presentations

Articles

  • Burnett Tarasiewicz M, Strother A, Farias-Eisner R et al, Early Endometrial Cancer Treatment: A Shifting Paradigm, Int J Mol Sci. 2020 in press, Int. J. Mol. Sci., 2020
  • DeAngelo C, Burnett Tarasiewicz M, Strother A, Farias-Eisner R et al, Endometriosis and Cancer: A Malignant Molecular Profile, Int J Mol Sci. 2020 in press, Int. J. Mol. Sci., 2020
  • Breech Presentation Caron J. Gray 1, Meaghan M. Shanahan 2 In: StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2020 Jan. 2020 Aug 11. Affiliations expand PMID: 28846227 NBK448063, Stat Pearls, 2020
  • Burnett Tarasiewicz M, Strother A, Farias-Eisner R et al, Pro-Inflammatory Predictors of Pre-Eclampia: A molecular Profie, J Cancer Res Therap Oncol 2020 in press, Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology, 2020
  • External Cephalic Version Meaghan M. Shanahan 1, Caron J. Gray 2 In: StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2020 Jan. 2020 Jul 10. Affiliations expand PMID: 29494082 NBK482475, Stat Pearls, 2020
  • Gray CJ., Shanahan MM. Breech Presentation. StatPearls .October 13, 2017, StatPearls, 2017
  • Tuberculosis in pregnancy: Current recommendations for screening and treatment in the USA. Bergeron KG, Bonebrake RG, Gray CJ., Expert Review of Anti-infective Therapy, vol.2 no.4, 589-598, 2004
  • Bergeron KG, Bonebrake RG, Allen C, Gray CJ, Current Women's Health Reports, 3, 303-308, 2003
  • Burnett Tarasiewicz M, Strother A, Farias-Eisner R et al, Predictors of Oncofertility: A Molecular Profile, J Cancer Res Therap Oncol 2020 in press, Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology, 0000

Publications

  • Shanahan MM, Gray CJ. External Cephalic Version. 2019 Jun 22. StatPearls
    [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2019 Jan-. Available
    from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK482475/
    PubMed PMID: 29494082., Stat Pearls, 2019 Jan, 2019
  • Gray CJ, Shanahan MM. Breech Presentation. 2019 Mar 10. StatPearls [Internet].
    Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2019 Jan-. Available from
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK448063/
    PubMed PMID: 28846227., Stat Pearls, 2019 Mar 10, 2019
  • Escitalopram- Inducted Amenorrhea and False Positive Urine Pregnancy Test. Selvaraj V., Hour, S, Gunasekar P, Gray CJ., Smith, JF , Korean J Family Medicine, 2017

Presentations

  • Global Health Conference Midwest(GHCM):  Regional conference, Omaha, NE Feb 2020
                    Poster:  “A Community-First Approach to International Medical Missions”.    Nolt, Kate, MPH, PhH; Kelly, Thomas, PhD; Gray, Caron MD, 2020
  • Global Health Conference Midwest(GHCM):  Regional conference, Omaha, NE Feb 2020
    “Is There a Link Between Cesarean Section Indication and Ethnicity? A Retrospective Data Analysis”.  DeAngelo, Christopher C., Pattee, Katherine L. , Gray, Caron MD, 2020
  • Creighton University Institute for Latin American Concern (ILAC) Ideal Model for Sustainability in Global Health. Ground Rounds, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE, 2018
  • Postpartum Care: The Fourth Trimester, Baby Blossoms Quarterly Meeting, Omaha, Nebraska, 2018
  •   Comprehensive Community Assessment: Project evaluation and summary of data from Vaca Gorda. AGENDA ENCUENTRO ANUAL DE COOOPERADORES 2018, Mision ILAC, Santiago RD, 2018
  • Health Disparities: Creating an Action Plan. Ground Rounds, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, CHI Health Bergan Mercy Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE, 2017
  • Co-Program Director,  Se La Luz!.    Intimate Partner and Intrafamiliar Violence Awareness Conference.  Institute for Latin American Concern/Centro de Salud Educacion Integral, Santiago, Dominican Republic., 2017
  • 2017 Primary Care Update Conference, Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding (DUB) , Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sheraton Omaha Hotel, Omaha, NE, 2017
  • 2017 Primary Care Update Conference, Ask The Experts Q&A Panel , Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sheraton Omaha Hotel, Omaha, NE, 2017
  • Gray, C.  "Transforming a Medical Student Exchange Program into a Sustainable Community Partnership for Women's Health in the Dominican Republic" Seventh Annual Global Health Conference, Washington, D.C., 2017
  • Gray, C, Menopause: Hot Flashes, Mood Swings, Sleep Disturbance and more! , Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska, 2017
  • Gray, C, 2016 Global Health Symposium, "Transforming a Medical Student Exchange Program into a Sustainable Community Partnership for Women's Health in the Dominican Republic" Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska, 2016
  • Gray, C. "Cases in Gyn Ultrasound", Future Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds, Creighton University, Local Presentation, 2016
  • Gray, C. "Humanisum Rounds - Language Barriers",  Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Creighton University, Local Presentation, 2016
  • Gray, C., "Case Studies in Sexual Dysfunction", Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds, Creighton University, 2016
  • Lohr, R., and Gray, C. “Breastfeeding Support at Creighton University Medical Center; Patient and Provider Survey” oral presentation, Maurice Grier Symposium, CHI Lakeside Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska, June 2015, 2015
  • Sekpe, K., and Gray, C. “Postpartum Arteriovenous Malformation” oral presentation, Maurice Grier Symposium, CHI Lakeside Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska, June 2015, 2015
  • The Delivery of Women’s Healthcare in the Dominican Republic: Review of the First 10 years. Ground Rounds, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE, 2014
  • Prenatal Care Pearls for the Family Physician. 66th Annual Meeting & Scientific Assembly for Nebraska Family Physicians. Omaha, NE,, 2014
  • Impact of Adding a Gynecology Service at the VAMC to an OBGYN Residency Program, Poster presentation, APGO/CREOG Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA Authors: Westbrook K and Gray CJ, 2014
  • Resident Compliance with Logging Duty Hours and Case Entry, Poster presentation, APGO/CREOG Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA Authors:Litwin J, Van haastert A and Gray CJ, 2014
  • Rectoceles, Enteroceles and Cystoceles…Oh My!!! 22nd Annual Management of Colon and Rectal Diseases Conference, Omaha, NE, 2014
  • Case Based Discussion of HRT: Hot Flashes vs. Plague. 5th Annual Cardiovascular Symposium, Omaha, NE, 2013
  • Comparing Surgical Experiences of an OB/GYN Residency Completed Before and After Restricted Work Hours, oral presentation, CREOG/APGO Annual Educational Meeting, 2009
  • Visiting Professor, The HPV Vaccine, Morning Grand Rounds; Updated on HRT, Noon Conference, 2008
  • The HPV Vaccine, Primary Care Update, Okoboji, IA, 2008
  • Women's Health: The Good News on HRT, Primary Care Update, Okaboji, IA, 2008
  • The Effect of Standardized Patient Sign Out in an Obstetrics and GYnecology Residency Program, oral presentation, CREOG?APGO Annual Education Meeting, 2008
  • Evolving Patterns of STDs: Yes, even in the Rural Areas, Primary Care Update, Okoboji, IA., 2006
  • Methamphetamine Use and Pregnancy, Primary Care Update, Okoboji, IA., 2006
  • The Challenges of Methamphetamine, Nurses Update Seminars, Columbus , NE., 2006
  • Pregnancy and Aspects of Addiction, Methamphetamine Challenge., 2005
  • Contraception, Creighton University School of Medicine, Dept of Family Practice Lecture Series, Omaha, NE., 2005
  • Latent tuberculosis infection and compliance with postpartum treatment, poster presentations, ACOG Disctrics meeting, Salt Lake City, UT., 2005
  • Sexual Dysfunction in the Female, 2005 Primary Care Update, Okoboji, IA., 2005
  • Patient Management in menopause, Currect Strategies, 2005 Primary Care Update, Okoboji, IA., 2005
  • Medications and Breastfeeding, Third Annual: Women's Health in the 21st Century, 2004
  • Patient Management in the Menopause, 2004
  • Dysfuntional Uterine Bleeding, 2004
  • A Community Response to Sexual Assault-Panel Discussion. Caring for the Sexual Assault Victim: A Community Response Conference., 2004
  • HRT controversy, Creighton University School of Medicine, Department of Family Practice Lecture Series, 2002
  • Emerging Trends in Hormone Replacement Therapy: 13th Annual Women's Health Symposium, St. Luke's Regional Medical Center, Sioux City, IA, 2002
  • Hormone replacement therapy, 13th Annual Women's Health Symposium, St. Luke's Medical Center, 2002
  • Active management of labor, Creighton University School of Medicine, Department of Family Practice Lecture Series, 2002
  • Induction indications and methods, Creighton University School of Medicine, Department of Family Practice Lecture Series, 2001

Research and Scholarship

Research and Scholarship Interests

  • Global health
    Health disparitiies
    Education research
    Quality improvement

Current Research Projects

  • A Survey of Obstetrics and Gynecology Resident Physician Attitudes towards Improving Direct Supervision Session

    Transforming a medical student exchange program into a sustainable community partnership for women's health in the Dominican Republic

    Breastfeeding Support at Creighton University Medical Center: Survey of patients
    and providers.





     

Grant Funding Received

  • Service Learning Research for Development in the Dominican Republic with Drs. Tom Kelly and Andrea Montoya

Awards and Honors

  • CREOG National Faculty Award for Excellence in Resident Education, 2006