Kirtly Parker Jones, MD
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Bio

Bio

Kirtly Parker Jones MD

 

 

Dr. Jones is Professor Emerita in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology where she has had an academic appointment for the 33 years.  Her undergraduate degree was in Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology from the University of Colorado, where she also attended Medical School.  Her residency in obstetrics and gynecology and her fellowship in reproductive endocrinology were completed at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School.

 

Her clinical and research interests include contraception and family planning, advanced reproductive technology, and menopause.  She has been a member of the National Medical Committee for Planned Parenthood and is past Chair of the Association of Reproductive Professionals.  She has taught Ethics in Reproductive Medicine in the Honors Program at the University of Utah, as well as teaching reproductive medicine to medical students, residents and physicians.  She was awarded the Linda K Amos Award for Distinguished Service to Women by the University of Utah, and the Jarcho Distinguished Teaching Award  by the University of Utah School of Medicine. In 2013 she was awarded the Calvin and Jeneal Hatch Prize in Teaching by the University of Utah. She has been involved in the administration of her department, medical school, and university and has a certificate in Alternative Dispute Resolution from the University of Utah. She is a past President of the Academic Senate at the University of Utah.