Jorge E. Tolosa, M.D., M.S.C.E.
- OB/GYN, Perinatology
- Special Interests:
- Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Perinatology
- Accepting Patients:
- English, Spanish
Dr. Tolosa received his medical degree from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in Colombia. He completed fellowships in Perinatology at the University of London in and in Clinical Epidemiology at the University of Pennsylvania. Completed Fellowship in Maternal Fetal Medicine and residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia. He worked as a Senior Staff fellow at the Perinatology Research Branch of the NIH. He is actively involved in research focusing on infectious diseases, prevention of premature birth, prevention of post-partum hemorrhage, smoking in pregnancy, effects of pesticides on reproductive health. He coordinates the activities of the Global Network for Perinatal and Reproductive Health, which conducts applied research in prevention of maternal and neonatal death and disability, mainly in developing countries. His clinical interests include preterm labor, ultrasound in pregnancy, maternal disease in pregnancy and prenatal diagnosis.
M.D., Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogota, Colombia, 1982
MSCE, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1990
Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Hospital Universitario "San Ignacio", Bogota, Colombia, 1987
Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1996
Perinatal Medicine and Ultrasound, Royal Postgraduate Medical School, Institute of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hammersmith Hospital, University of London, London, UK., 1988
Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 1993
Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1990
Perinatology: Perinatology Research Branch, Senior Staff Fellow, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, 1997
Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG), 1997