Byron C. Calhoun

    • Byron C. Calhoun's details
      • Country: USA
      • Region: West Virginia
      • Studies: Professor and Vice-Chair, Dept of Obstetrics and Gynecology
      • University: West Virginia University-Charleston
    • Byron C. Calhoun's presentations

    Dr Byron C. Calhoun, MD, FACOG, FACS, MBA is  a specialist in the management of high-risk obstetrics and the medical  complications of pregnancy, who has managed thousands of high risk  pregnancies including adolescent females. He is Professor & Vice Chair in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology in West Virginia  University-Charleston. His practice and clinical research is concentrated  on pregnancies complicated by maternal and/or fetal disease, and he is  a specialist in maternal-fetal medicine.

    He has authored 68 peer review articles in the obstetric and gynecologic literature, has presented 100+ scientific papers, and participated in 40+ research projects. He is also a peer reviewer for various medical journals including the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, The American Journal of Managed Care, Journal of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy, and Journal of Reproductive Medicine

    Dr Calhoun is also an original author of the perinatal hospice concept which provides a multidisciplinary care to families with a fatal prenatal diagnosis.

    Prior to moving to Charleston in 2006, he was Clinical Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine at Rockford, Rockford, Illinois (2003-2005), Adjunct Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Midwestern University, Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine (2002-2005), and Director, Maternal-Fetal Medicine (MFM) Fellowship, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington (1997 – 2004.)



    • Fellow of American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
    • Fellow of American College of Surgery
    • American Colposcopic Society-member
    • Air Force Society Clinical Surgeons – member
    • Association of Military Perinatologists of United States  (Military Maternal-Fetal Society) – member
    • Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics (OB/GYN professors organization) – member
    • American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (National Ultrasound Organization) – senior member
    • Society of Maternal-Fetal Medicine – member
    • Society of Gynecologic Investigation-member