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Karen K. Smith-McCune, MD, PhD

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Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UCSF
John A. Kerner Chair in Gynecologic Oncology, UCSF

Phone: (415) 353-9600 (appts)
Box 0128, UCSF
San Francisco, CA 94143-0128

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Education

McGill University, B.Sc., 1975, Biochem (Honors)
University of Cambridge, Diploma, 1976, Hist. & Phil. of Sci.
Rockefeller University, Ph.D., 1982
Stanford University, M.D., 1986


Professional Experience

  • 1986-1990
    UCSF, Resident in Ob/Gyn
  • 1990-1993
    Fellow, UCSF, lab of Dr. J. Michael Bishop
  • 1991-present
    Director, Dysplasia Clinic, UCSF
  • 1994-1995
    Assistant Adjunct Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, UCSF
  • 1995-2002
    Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, UCSF
  • 2002-2010
    Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences, UCSF
  • 2010-present
    Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences, UCSF

Honors & Awards

  • 1986-1987
    Julius R. Krevans Award for Clinical Excellence
  • 1990
    Elected to Alpha Omega Alpha by the graduating medical class of 1990, UCSF
  • 1990
    Teaching Award from the graduating medical school class
  • 1998-present
    John Kerner Endowed Chair of Reproductive Biology
  • 1998
    Colposcopy Recognition Award, American Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology
  • 2000-present
    Associate Member, Early Detection Research Network, NCI
  • 2006
    Award of Merit, American Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology

Selected Publications

  1. Smith-McCune K. Quadrivalent HPV vaccine administered to women who became pregnant during trials did not appear to adversely affect pregnancy outcome; however, use during pregnancy is not recommended. Evid Based Med. 2010 Jun; 15(3):80-1.
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  2. Smith-McCune KK, Shiboski S, Chirenje MZ, Magure T, Tuveson J, Ma Y, Da Costa M, Moscicki AB, Palefsky JM, Makunike-Mutasa R, Chipato T, van der Straten A, Sawaya GF. Type-specific cervico-vaginal human papillomavirus infection increases risk of HIV acquisition independent of other sexually transmitted infections. PLoS One. 2010; 5(4):e10094.
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  3. Smith-McCune KK, Tuveson JL, Rubin MM, Da Costa MM, Darragh TM, Shiboski SC, Van Der Pol B, Moscicki AB, Palefsky JM, Sawaya GF. Effect of Replens gel used with a diaphragm on tests for human papillomavirus and other lower genital tract infections. J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2006 Oct; 10(4):213-8.
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  4. Ancheta E, Perry J, Bernard-Pearl L, Paul S, Darragh T, Smith-McCune K. Participants at the ASCCP 2000 Biennial Meeting adhere to published guidelines in their management of atypical squamous cells and atypical glandular cells on pap test. J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2003 Oct; 7(4):279-84.
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  5. Smith-McCune K, Mancuso V, Contant T, Jackson R. Management of women with atypical Papanicolaou tests of undetermined significance by board-certified gynecologists: discrepancies with published guidelines. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2001 Sep; 185(3):551-6.
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  6. Smith-McCune K, Kalman D, Robbins C, Shivakumar S, Yuschenkoff L, Bishop JM. Intranuclear localization of human papillomavirus 16 E7 during transformation and preferential binding of E7 to the Rb family member p130. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1999 Jun 8; 96(12):6999-7004.
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