The University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville



The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Bobby C. Howard, MD

Associate Professor
Director, Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Education

Medical School
University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL, 1989-1993

Internship
Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1994
Carraway Methodist Medical Center, Birmingham, AL

Residency
Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1995 - 1997
University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL

Fellowship
Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship, 2001 - 2004
Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA

Certification

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Current Publications

Towers CV, Terry PD, Lewis D, Howard B, Chambers W, Armistead C, Weitz B, Porter S, Borman CJ, Kennedy RC, Chen J.
Transplacental passage of antimicrobial paraben preservatives. Journal of Exposure Science & Environmental Epidemiology. J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol. 2015 May 6. [Epub ahead of print]

Visconti KC, Towers CV, Hennessy MD, Howard BC, Porter S, Weitz B.
Blood contaminated amniotic fluid and the lamellar body count fetal lung maturity test. Journal of Reproductive Medicine. 2015 May-Jun;60(5-6):219-22.

Rooney Thompson M, Towers CV, Howard BC, Hennessy MD, Wolfe L, Heitzman C.
The use of Prostaglandin E1 in peripartum patients with asthma. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology . 2015 Mar;212(3):392.e1-3.

Visconti KC, Hennessy KC, Towers CV, Howard BC.
Chronic Opiate Use in Pregnancy and Newborn Head Circumference. American Journal of Perinatology. 2015 Jan;32(1):27-32.

Towers CV, Howard BC, Onwuchuruba CN.
Reply. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology . 2014 Nov;211(5):574.

Fields M, Towers CV, Howard BC, Hennessy MD, Wolfe L, Weitz B, Porter S.
Accuracy of the lamellar body count in amniotic fluid contaminated by meconium. The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. 2014 May 14:1-3.

Onwuchuruba CN, Towers CV, Howard BC, Hennessy MD, Wolfe L, Brown MS.
Transplacental passage of vancomycin from mother to neonate. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2014 Apr;210(4):352.e1-4.

Current Presentations

Lenger SM, Towers CV, Spires B, Chattin K, Smith C, Wolfe L, Howard BC. Accuracy of the lamellar body count fetal lung maturity test. Presented at Central Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Meeting; 2016 Oct 26-29; Las Vegas, NV.

Yates A, Towers CV, Zite N, Smith C, Chernicky L, Howard BC. Incidence of chorioamnionitis and risk of neonatal infection. Presented at The Central Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologist 82nd Annual Meeting; 2015 Oct 21-24; Charleston, SC.

Bryant SB, Upadhyaya NB, Heidel RE, Hennessy M, Howard B Rodriguez H. Early diagnosis of gestational diabetes mellitus in patients with elevated body mass index. Presented at 63rd American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting; 2015 May 2-6; San Francisco, CA.

Rooney Thompson M, Towers C, Howard B, Hennessy M, Wolfe L, Heitzman C. The use of prostaglandin E1 in peripartum patients with asthma. Presented at Central Association of Obstetrics and Gynecology Annual Clinical Meeting; 2014 Oct 8-11; Albuquerque, NM.

Towers CV, Chambers W, Lewis D, Howard B, Chen J, Terry P. Transplacental passage of antimicrobial paraben preservatives. Presented at 62nd Annual Clinical Meeting for the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists; 2014 Apr 26-30; Chicago, IL.

Onwuchuruba C, Towers C, Howard B, Hennessey M, Wolfe L, Brown S. Transplacental passage of Vancomycin from mother to neonate. Presented at Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine Annual Meeting; 2014 Feb 3-8; New Orleans, LA.

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