The University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville



The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Nikki B. Zite, MD, MPH

Professor
Residency Program Director
Obstetrics and Gynecology

Education

Residency
Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Tennessee, Memphis, Tennessee, 1998-2002

Graduate School
Masters in Public Health, University of Illionois School of Public Health, Chicago, Illinois, 2002-2003

Fellowship
Family Planning and Contraception, University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois, 2002-2004

Certification

American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Current Publications

Towers CV, Yates A, Zite N, Smith C, Chernicky L, Howard B.
Incidence of fever in labor and risk of neonatal sepsis. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2017 Jun;216(6):596.e1-596.e5. Epub 2017 Feb 16.

Zite NB, Espey E.
Office endometrial biopsy. CREOG surgical curriculum module 2017. The Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. http://m.acog.org/About-ACOG/ACOG-Departments/CREOG. Accessed March, 2017.

Zite NB, Espey E, Burke A.
Intrauterine device insertion. CREOG surgical curriculum module 2017. The Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. http://m.acog.org/About-ACOG/ACOG-Departments/CREOG. Accessed March, 2017.

White WM, Zite NB.
Editorial comment. Urology. 2016 Jun;92:4-5. Epub 2016 Apr 15.

Jarlenski M, Borrero S, La Charite T, Zite NB.
Episode-based payment for perinatal care in medicaid: Implications for practice and policy. Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2016 Jun;127(6):1080-4. Epub 2016 May 4.

White K, Potter JE, Zite N.
Geographic variation in characteristics of postpartum women using female sterilization. Women's Health Issues. 2015 Nov-Dec;25(6):628-33. Epub 2015 Jul 29.

Gal N, Zite NB, Wallace LS.
Evaluation of smartphone oral contraceptive reminder applications. Research in Social & Administrative Pharmacy : RSAP. 2015 Jul-Aug;11(4):584-7. Epub 2014 Dec 16.

Creinin MD, Zite N.
In reply. Obstetrics and Gynecology . 2014 Nov;124(5):1033-1034.

Connor RS, Zite N.
Unintended pregnancy worldwide: The case for LARC. Gynaecology Forum. 2014 19(3).

Creinin MD, Zite N.
Female tubal sterilization: The time has come to routinely consider removal. Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2014 Sep;124(3):596-599.

Current Presentations

Evans M, Zite NB. Variation in LARC training and contraceptive use: Results from the 2016 CREOG survey. Presented at Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Education Retreat; 2017 Aug 3-4; Seattle, WA.

Reeder C, Towers C, Clark C, Chernicky L, Zite N, Fortner K. Rate of histologic chorioamnionitis among parturients with intrapartum fever. Presented at Infectious Diseases Society for Obstetrics and Gynecology; 2017 Aug 10-12; Park City, UT.

Zite NB. Finding the shoes that fit: Asking the right questions to find the residency program that's right for you. Presented at American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting (Invited Lecture); 2017 May 6-9; San Diego, CA.

Zite NB. Session coordinator for subspecialty society organizations: Introducing the Society of Family Planning. Presented at American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting (Invited Lecture); 2017 May 6-9; San Diego, CA.

Zite NB. LARC and teens - Modern contraception - Conquering patient & provider fears? Presented at North American Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology (Invited Lecture); 2017 Apr 20-22; Chicago, IL.

Zite NB. Preventing repeat morbidity. Presented at Tennessee Initiative for Perinatal Quality Care Annual Meeting (Invited Lecture); 2017 Mar 5-7; Nashville, TN.

Zite N, Chuang A, Kimball K. The power of grit: Are you an educational superhero, YET? Presented at Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics and Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology Annual Meeting (Invited Lecture); 2017 Mar 8-11; Orlando, FL.

van Nes JB, Zite N, Puscheck E. Bringing business to the table: Developing negotiation skills. Presented at Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Martin L. Stone MD, Faculty Deveolopement Seminar; 2017 Jan 7-10; Palm Springs, CA.

Chuang A, Zite N, van Nes JB. Masters of the Ob-Gyn universe: Complementary degrees beyond your M.D., which one and why? Presented at Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Martin L. Stone MD, Faculty Deveolopement Seminar; 2017 Jan 7-10; Palm Springs, CA.

van Nes J, Moore LD, Bell J, Zite N. A novel method for simulating third degree perineal lacerations. Presented at 9th Annual Tennessee Simulation Alliance Conference; 2016 Nov 18-19; Nashville, TN.

Zite NB. Preparing your CV and personal statement: A primer for applying to OB-GYN residency. Presented at American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting (Invited Lecture); 2016 May 14-17; Washington, DC.

Zite NB. SFP subspecialty society seminar. Presented at American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting (Invited Lecture); 2016 May 14-17; Washington, DC.

Zite NB. How I practice video series. Presented at American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting (Invited Lecture); 2016 May 14-17; Washington, DC.

Zite NB. Contraceptive roundtable for Ob/Gyn news. Presented at American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting (Invited Lecture); 2016 May 14-17; Washington, DC.

Zite NB, Mendola AM. A contractual contraception program for women who use narcotics: Empowerment, not punishment. Presented at The Reproductive Ethics: New Challenges and Conversations Conference Committee (Invited Lecture); 2016 Apr 8-9; Albany, NY.

Zite NB, Chuang AW, Patel P. You might not have money, but you have influence: Jedi mind tricks to engage your faculty. Presented at Association of Processors of Gynecology and Obstetrics & Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology Annual Meeting (Invited Lecture); 2016 Mar 2-5; New Orleans, LA.

Zite NB, MacIsaac L, Prager S. Master the family planning milestones in challenging environments: Turn adversity into opportunity! Presented at Association of Processors of Gynecology and Obstetrics & Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology Annual Meeting (Invited Lecture); 2016 Mar 2-5; New Orleans, LA.

Zite NB, Trimble HD, van Nes JB, Roake J, Heidel E. A novel cervical model to teach cervical dilation and effacement. Presented at Association of Processors of Gynecology and Obstetrics & Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology Annual Meeting; 2016 Mar 2-5; New Orleans, LA.

Trussell JK, Bell JL, Zite NB. Perineal laceration repair simulation. Presented at Association of Processors of Gynecology and Obstetrics & Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology Annual Meeting; 2016 Mar 3-5; New Orleans, LA.

Zite NB. Contraception in postpartum period and lactation. Presented at Contraceptive Technology Forum (Invited Lecture); 2015 Nov 4-6; Atlanta, GA.

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.

Zite NB, Tyson, N. Live national ACOG webinar: LARC challenges. Presented at American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists LARC Webinar (Invited Lecture); 2015 Oct 22; Live Webinar.

Zite NB. Finding the right shoes that fit: Asking the right questions to find the residency program that's right for you. Presented at 63rd American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting; 2015 May 2-6; San Francisco, CA.

Zite NB. Family planning fellowship representative for the junior fellow specialties roundtable sessions. Presented at 63rd American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting; 2015 May 2-6; San Francisco, CA.

Zite NB. Session coordinator for sub-specialty society organizations: Introducing the Society of Family Planning to the ACOG ACM. Presented at 63rd American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting; 2015 May 2-6; San Francisco, CA.

Zite NB. Risky behaviors. Presented at Webb School of Knoxville - Annual presentation to eight grade class (Invited Lectureship); 2015 May 11; Knoxville, TN.

Zite NB, Kilgore L, Metheny WP. Creating an academy of scholars in your institution: What are the benefits and what would it take? Presented at Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology & Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics Annual Meeting; 2015 Mar 4-7; San Antonio, TX.

Zite NB, van Nes JB, Kimball KJ. Speak up for patient safety: Team training to improve quality and safety. Presented at Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Martin L. Stone MD, Faculty Development Seminar; 2015 Jan 10-13; Palm Springs, CA.

Chuang A, Zite NB, Howell J. Burnout: Forget the evidence, what does Dr. Google say? Presented at Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Martin L. Stone MD, Faculty Development Seminar; 2015 Jan 10-13; Palm Springs, CA.

Zite NB. The 80-hour workweek and its impact on the educational team: The good, the bad and the ugly. Presented at Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Martin L. Stone MD, Faculty Development Seminar; 2015 Jan 10-13; Palm Springs, CA.

White K, Potter J, Zite N. Geographic variation in characteristics of postpartum women using female sterilization. Presented at Society of Family Planning; 2014 Oct 12-13; Miami, FL.

Zite N, Lotke P. A survey of healthcare providers attitudes towards IUC provision and counseling in parous and nulliparous women. Presented at Society of Family Planning; 2014 Oct 12-13; Miami, FL.

Lotke P, Black K, Lira J, Zite N. Contraception use and pregnancy intention: A survey of young women. Presented at Society of Family Plannning Forum; 2014 Oct 12-13; Miami, FL.

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