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Dr. Titilope Oduyebo, MD, MPH

Dr. Titilope Oduyebo is an adjunct assistant professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics at the Emory School of Medicine with over 7 years of clinical experience. She is employed as a medical officer in the Division of Reproductive Health at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. She is a subject matter expert on emerging infections and reproductive health and has co-authored numerous articles, including clinical guidelines for Zika virus prevention. Dr. Oduyebo completed internship and residency training in obstetrics and gynecology at the Brigham and Women‰Ûªs Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. She earned her MD from Yale University School of Medicine, MPH from Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, and BS from University of Maryland, College Park.


  • Obstetrics/Gynecology

Board Certifications

  • ABMS Obstetrics/Gynecology


  • Center for Disease Control


  • Emory

Education & Training

  • Medical School: Yale University School of Medicine
  • Residency: Brigham and Women's Hospital


Oduyebo T, Polen KD, Walke HT, Reagan-Steiner S, Lathrop E, Rabe IB, Kuhnert-Tallman WL, Martin SW, Walker AT, Gregory CJ, Ades EW, Carroll DS, Rivera M, Perez-Padilla J, Gould C, Nemhauser JB, Ben Beard C, Harcourt JL, Viens L, Johansson M, Ellington SR, Petersen E, Smith LA, Reichard J, Munoz-Jordan J, Beach MJ, Rose DA, Barzilay E, Noonan-Smith M, Jamieson DJ, Zaki SR, Petersen LR, Honein MA, Meaney-Delman D. Update: Interim Guidance for Health Care Providers Caring for Pregnant Women with Possible Zika Virus Exposure - United States (Including U.S. Territories), July 2017. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 2017;66:781-793.

Reagan-Steiner S, Simeone R, Simon E, Oduyebo T, Free R, Denison AM, Rabeneck DB, Ellington S, Petersen E, Gary J, Hale G, Keating MK, Martines RB, Muehlenbachs A, Ritter J, Lee E, Davidson A, Conners E, Scotland S, Sandhu K, Bingham A, Kassens E, Smith L, St George K, Ahmad N, Tanner M, Beavers S, Miers B, VanMaldeghem K, Khan S, Rabe I, Gould C, Meaney-Delman D, Honein MA, Shieh WJ, Jamieson DJ, Fischer M, Zaki SR; U.S. Zika Pregnancy Registry Collaboration; Zika Virus Response Epidemiology and Surveillance Task Force Pathology Team. Evaluation of Placental and Fetal Tissue Specimens for Zika Virus Infection - 50 States and District of Columbia, January - December, 2016. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 2017;66:636 - 643.

Igbinosa II, Rabe IB, Oduyebo T, Rasmussen SA. Zika Virus: Common Questions and Answers. Am Fam Physician. 2017 Apr 15;95(8):507-513.

Reynolds MR, Jones AM, Petersen EE, Lee EH, Rice ME, Bingham A, Ellington SR, Evert N, Reagan-Steiner S, Oduyebo T, Brown CM, Martin S, Ahmad N, Bhatnagar J, Macdonald J, Gould C, Fine AD, Polen KD, Lake-Burger H, Hillard CL, Hall N, Yazdy MM, Slaughter K, Sommer JN, Adamski A, Raycraft M, Fleck-Derderian S, Gupta J, Newsome K, Baez-Santiago M, Slavinski S, White JL, Moore CA, Shapiro-Mendoza CK, Petersen L, Boyle C, Jamieson DJ, Meaney-Delman D, Honein MA; U.S. Zika Pregnancy Registry Collaboration. Vital Signs: Update on Zika Virus-Associated Birth Defects and Evaluation of All U.S. Infants with Congenital Zika Virus Exposure - U.S. Zika Pregnancy Registry, 2016. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2017 Apr 7;66(13):366-373.

Bebell LM, Oduyebo T, Riley LE. Ebola virus disease and pregnancy: A review of the current knowledge of Ebola virus pathogenesis, maternal, and neonatal outcomes. Birth Defects Res. 2017 Mar 15;109(5):353-362

Honein MA, Dawson AL, Petersen EE, Jones AM, Lee EH, Yazdy MM, Ahmad N, Macdonald J, Evert N, Bingham A, Ellington SR, Shapiro-Mendoza CK, Oduyebo T, Fine AD, Brown CM, Sommer JN, Gupta J, Cavicchia P, Slavinski S, White JL, Owen SM, Petersen LR, Boyle C, Meaney-Delman D, Jamieson DJ; US Zika Pregnancy Registry Collaboration. Birth Defects Among Fetuses and Infants of US Women With Evidence of Possible Zika Virus Infection During Pregnancy. JAMA. 2017 Jan 3;317(1):59-68.

Bhatnagar J, Rabeneck DB, Martines RB, Reagan-Steiner S, Ermias Y, Estetter LB, Suzuki T, Ritter J, Keating MK, Hale G, Gary J, Muehlenbachs A, Lambert A, Lanciotti R, Oduyebo T, Meaney-Delman D, Bola̱os F, Saad EA, Shieh WJ, Zaki SR. Zika Virus RNA Replication and Persistence in Brain and Placental Tissue. Emerg Infect Dis. 2017 Mar;23(3):405-414.

Petersen EE, Meaney-Delman D, Neblett-Fanfair R, Havers F, Oduyebo T, Hills SL, Rabe IB, Lambert A, Abercrombie J, Martin SW, Gould CV, Oussayef N, Polen KN, Kuehnert MJ, Pillai SK, Petersen LR, Honein MA, Jamieson DJ, Brooks JT. Update: Interim Guidance for Preconception Counseling and Prevention of Sexual Transmission of Zika Virus for Persons with Possible Zika Virus Exposure - United States, September 2016. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2016 Oct 7;65(39):1077-1081

Russell K, Oliver SE, Lewis L, Barfield WD, Cragan J, Meaney-Delman D, Staples JE, Fischer M, Peacock G, Oduyebo T, Petersen EE, Zaki S, Moore CA, Rasmussen SA; Contributors. Update: Interim Guidance for the Evaluation and Management of Infants with Possible Congenital Zika Virus Infection - United States, August 2016.MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2016 Aug 26;65(33):870-878.

Meaney-Delman D, Oduyebo T, Polen KN, White JL, Bingham AM, Slavinski SA, Heberlein-Larson L, St George K, Rakeman JL, Hills S, Olson CK, Adamski A, Culver Barlow L, Lee EH, Likos AM, Mu̱oz JL, Petersen EE, Dufort EM, Dean AB, Cortese MM, Santiago GA, Bhatnagar J, Powers AM, Zaki S, Petersen LR, Jamieson DJ, Honein MA; U.S. Zika Pregnancy Registry Prolonged Viremia Working Group. Prolonged Detection of Zika Virus RNA in Pregnant Women. Obstet Gynecol. 2016 Oct;128(4):724-30.

Oduyebo T, Igbinosa I, Petersen EE, Polen KN, Pillai SK, Ailes EC, Villanueva JM, Newsome K, Fischer M, Gupta PM, Powers AM, Lampe M, Hills S, Arnold KE, Rose LE, Shapiro-Mendoza CK, Beard CB, Mu̱oz JL, Rao CY, Meaney-Delman D, Jamieson DJ, Honein MA. Update: Interim Guidance for Health Care Providers Caring for Pregnant Women with Possible Zika Virus Exposure - United States, July 2016. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2016 Jul 25;65(29):739-44.

Zapata L, Oduyebo T, Whiteman MK, Houtchens MK, Marchbanks PA, Curtis KM. Contraceptive use among women with multiple sclerosis: A systematic review. Contraception. 2016. Dec;94(6):612-620.

Whiteman MK, Oduyebo T, Zapata L, Walker S, Curtis KM. Contraceptive Safety among Women with Cystic Fibrosis: A Systematic Review. Contraception. 2016. Dec;94(6):621-629.

Simeone RM, Shapiro-Mendoza CK, Meaney-Delman D, Petersen EE, Galang RR, Oduyebo T, Rivera-Garcia B, Valencia-Prado M, Newsome KB, PErez-Padilla J, Williams TR, Biggerstaff M, Jamieson DJ, Honein MA; Zika and Pregnancy Working Group. Possible Zika Virus Infection Among Pregnant Women - United States and Territories, May 2016. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2016 May 27;65(20):514-9.

Dasgupta S, Reagan-Steiner S, Goodenough D, Russell K, Tanner M, Lewis L, Petersen EE, Powers AM, Kniss K, Meaney-Delman D, Oduyebo T, OÕLeary D, Chiu S, Talley P, Hennessey M, Hills S, Cohn A, Gregory C, The Zika Virus Response Epidemiology and Laboratory Team. Patterns in Zika virus testing and infection, by report of symptoms and pregnancy status, United States - January 3 - March 5, 2016. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2016 April. In press.

Armstrong P, Hennessey M, Adams M, Cherry C, Chiu S, Harrist A, Kwit N, Lewis L, McGuire DO, Oduyebo T, Russell K, Talley P, Tanner M, Williams C, Basile J, Brandvold J, Calvert A, Cohn A, Fischer M, Goldman-Israelow B, Goodenough D, Goodman C, Hills S, Kosoy O, Lambert A, Lanciotti R, Laven J, Ledermann J, Lehman J, Lindsey N, Mead P, Mossel E, Nelson C, Nichols M, O'Leary D, Panella A, Powers A, Rabe I, Reagan-Steiner S, Staples JE, Velez J. Travel-Associated Zika Virus Disease Cases Among U.S. Residents - United States, January 2015-February 2016. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2016 Mar 25;65(11):286-9.

Petersen EE, Polen KN, Meaney-Delman D, Ellington SR, Oduyebo T, Cohn A, Oster AM, Russell K, Kawwass JF, Karwowski MP, Powers AM, Bertolli J, Brooks JT, Kissin D, Villanueva J, Mu̱oz-Jordan J, Kuehnert M, Olson CK, Honein MA, Rivera M, Jamieson DJ, Rasmussen SA. Update: Interim Guidance for Health Care Providers Caring for Women of Reproductive Age with Possible Zika Virus Exposure - United States, 2016. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2016 Apr 1;65(12):315-22.

Meaney-Delman D, Hills SL, Williams C, Galang RR, Iyengar P, Hennenfent AK, Rabe IB, Panella A, Oduyebo T, Honein MA, Zaki S, Lindsey N, Lehman JA, Kwit N, Bertolli J, Ellington S, Igbinosa I, Minta AA, Petersen EE, Mead P, Rasmussen SA, Jamieson DJ. Zika Virus Infection Among U.S. Pregnant Travelers - August 2015-February 2016. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2016 Mar 4;65(8):211-4

Meaney-Delman D, Rasmussen SA, Staples JE, Oduyebo T, Ellington SR, Petersen EE, Fischer M, Jamieson DJ. Zika Virus and Pregnancy: What Obstetric Health Care Providers Need to Know. Obstet Gynecol. 2016 Apr;127(4):642-8.

Oduyebo T, Petersen EE, Rasmussen SA, et al. Update: Interim Guidelines for Health Care Providers Caring for Pregnant Women and Women of Reproductive Age with Possible Zika Virus Exposure - United States, 2016. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2016;65:122 - 127.

Hinchcliff EM, Esselen KM, Watkins JC, Oduyebo T, Rauh-Hain JA, Del Carmen MG, Quade BJ, Muto MG. The Role of Endometrial Biopsy in the Preoperative Detection of Uterine Leiomyosarcoma. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2016 Feb 3. pii: S1553-4650(16)00070-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jmig.2016.01.022.

Wu ES*, Oduyebo T*, Cobb LP, Cholakian, D, Kong X, Fader AN, Levinson KL, Tanner III EJ, Stone RL, Piotrowski A, Grossman S, Long Roche K. Lymphopenia and its Association with Survival in Patients with Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer. Gynecol Oncol. 2016 Jan;140(1):76-82 (*These authors contributed equally to this work)

Oduyebo T, Hinchcliff EM, Meserve E, Rauh-Hain JA, Seidman, M, George S, Quade B, Nucci M, del Carmen M, Muto M. Risk Factors for Occult Uterine Sarcoma among Women undergoing Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2015. E-published ahead of print.

Oduyebo T, Pineda D, Lamin M, Leung A, Corbett C, Jamieson D. A Pregnant Patient with Ebola Virus Disease. Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Dec;126(6):1273-5.

Rauh-Hain JA, Hinchcliff EM, Oduyebo T, Worley MJ Jr, Andrade CA, Schorge JO, George S, Muto MG, del Carmen MG. Clinical Outcomes of Women with Recurrent or Persistent Uterine Leiomyosarcoma. Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2014 Oct; 24(8):1434-40.

Suzanne George, Constance Barysauskas, MS, CEsar Serrano, Titilope Oduyebo, Jose A. Rauh-Hain; George D. Demetri; Marcela G. Del Carmen; Michael G. Muto. Retrospective cohort study evaluating the impact of intraperitoneal morcellation on outcomes of localized uterine leiomyosarcoma. Cancer. 2014 Oct 15; 120(20):3154-8.

Oduyebo T, Rauh-Hain A, Meserve E, Seidman, M, Hinchcliff E, George S, Del Carmen M, Nucci M, Muto M. The Value of Re-exploration in Patients with Inadvertently Morcellated Uterine Sarcoma. Gynecol Oncol. 2014 Feb;132(2):360-5.

Rauh-Hain JA, Oduyebo T, Diver EJ, Guseh SH, George S, Muto MG, Del Carmen MG. Uterine leiomyosarcoma: an updated series. Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2013 Jul;23(6):1036-43

Seidman M, Oduyebo T, Muto M, Crum C, Nucci M, Quade M. Morcellation Leading to Peritoneal Dissemination of Uterine Mesenchymal Neoplasms. PLoS One. 2012;7(11)

Titilope Oduyebo and Sarah Little. GYN Emergencies. MGH Medicine House Staff Manual- The White Book 2010, 2011, 2012

Jeffrey J. DeStefano and Oduyebo Titilope. Poliovirus Protein 3AB Displays Nucleic Acid Chaperone and Helix-Destabilizing Activities. Journal of Virology. 2006 80:1662-1671.