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I received my Bachelor of Science in Education from Baylor University in 2006. Prior to attending medical school, I received a M.P.H. from the University of Texas School of Public Health in 2009.
I then completed medical school at the Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine at UT Health San Antonio in 2013. I completed my residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Chicago Medical Center in Chicago, IL.
I then completed a fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center/Parkland Hospital in 2020.
I joined the faculty at UT Health San Antonio as an Assistant Professor in the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
My current interests include multifetal gestation, maternal cardiac disease and prenatal diagnosis.
Articles & Publications
Herrera CL, Byrne JJ, Nelson DB, Schell RC, Dashe JS..Postpartum Depression
Risk following Prenatal Diagnosis of Major Fetal Structural Anomalies. Am J
Perinatol. 2022 Jan;39(1):16-21. doi: 10.1055/s-0041-1739265. Epub 2021 Nov 10.
Byrne JJ, Smith EM, Saucedo AM, Doody KA, Holcomb D, Spong CY..Accessibility to Postpartum Tubal Ligation After A Vaginal Delivery: When The Medicaid Policy Is Not A Limiting Factor. Contraception. 2021 Dec 28:S0010-7824(21)00468-6. doi:10.1016/j.contraception.2021.11.007. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34971610.
Nelson DB, Byrne JJ, Cunningham FG. .Acute Fatty Liver of Pregnancy. Obstet
Gynecol. 2021 Mar 1;137(3):535-546. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000004289. PMID:
Ragsdale AS, Thiele LR, Byrne JJ, Zofkie AC, McIntire DD, Spong CY..Natural
history of postpartum hematocrit recovery in an urban, safety-net population. Am
J Obstet Gynecol MFM. 2021 Dec 4;4(2):100541. doi: 10.1016/j.ajogmf.2021.100541.
Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34875414.
Byrne JJ, Seasely A, Nelson DB, Mcintire DD, Cunningham FG. .Comparing acute
fatty liver of pregnancy from hemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, and low
platelets syndrome. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2020 Apr 19:1-11. doi:
10.1080/14767058.2020.1754790. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32308076.
Byrne JJ, Saucedo AM, Spong CY. .Evaluation of Drug Labels Following the 2015
Pregnancy and Lactation Labeling Rule. JAMA Netw Open. 2020 Aug 3;3(8):e2015094.
doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.15094. PMID: 32865574; PMCID: PMC7489861.
Byrne JJ, Smith EM, Saucedo AM, Doody KA, Holcomb DS, Spong CY..Examining the
Association of Obesity With Postpartum Tubal Ligation. Obstet Gynecol. 2020
Aug;136(2):342-348. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000003935. PMID: 32649491.
Byrne JJ, Saucedo AM, Spong CY..Task force on research specific to pregnant
and lactating women. Semin Perinatol. 2020 Apr;44(3):151226. doi:
10.1016/j.semperi.2020.151226. Epub 2020 Feb 28. PMID: 32173086.
Herrera CL, Byrne JJ, Clark HR, Twickler DM, Dashe JS..Use of Fetal Magnetic
Resonance Imaging After Sonographic Identification of Major Structural
Anomalies. J Ultrasound Med. 2020 Oct;39(10):2053-2058. doi: 10.1002/jum.15313.
Epub 2020 Apr 27. PMID: 32342527.
Byrne JJ, Morgan JL, Twickler DM, McIntire DD, Dashe JS..Utility of follow-
up standard sonography for fetal anomaly detection. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2020
Jun;222(6):615.e1-615.e9. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2020.01.001. Epub 2020 Jan 10.
Byrne JJ, Spong CY. ."Is It Safe?" - The Many Unanswered Questions about
Medications and Breast-Feeding. N Engl J Med. 2019 Apr 4;380(14):1296-1297. doi:
10.1056/NEJMp1817420. PMID: 30943334.