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Maayan Leroy-Melamed, MD, MPH
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Meet Maayan Leroy-Melamed, MD, MPH
Adolescent Medicine Pediatrician; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department + Services
Pediatrics, General Pediatrics Adolescent Medicine
Clinical Focus Areas
Research Focus Areas
Reproductive health in sickle cell disease, contraception in chronic illness, long-acting reversible contraception
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Programs + Specialties
Training + Education
Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Medical School for International Health; Residency: Baystate Children's Hospital, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate campus
Fellowship: Indiana University School of Medicine
View Accepted Insurances at Tufts MC + Tufts Children's Hospital
Locations + Directions
Tufts Children's Hospital
Floating Building, Plaza Level
755 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02111
Phone #: 617-636-5255
Fax #: 617-636-7719
Honors + Awards
Gregorz Nalepa award finalist for excellence in research during fellowship, 2020.
SAHM Research and Mentoring Forum, 2018.
Reproductive Health Externship Award, Medical Students for Choice and Student/Resident Experiences and Rotations in Community Health Scholarship, New York State, 2011.
The Vredenburg Scholarship, Johns Hopkins University Whiting School of Engineering, 2006.
Publications + National Presentations
Leroy-Melamed M, Katz A., Shew M. Menstrual Dysfunction and Treatment among Adolescents with Congenital Heart Disease. (Accepted to the Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, August 2020).
Leroy-Melamed M, Zhao, Q, Belmonte MA, Peipert JF. Contraceptive Preference and Unintended Pregnancies in Patients with Comorbidities. (Under revision for the Journal of Women's Health, April 2020).
Leroy-Melamed M, Katz A., Shew M. Menstrual Dysfunction and Treatment among Adolescents with Congenital Heart Disease. Journal of Adolescent Health. 2019 February; 64(2):S27. Presented as a poster symposium at national SAHM meeting, March 2019.
Leroy-Melamed M, Hensel D, Muzzey A, Zaban L, Cope-Barnes D, Ott M. Factors Associated with Intent to Have Sex or Abstain in Rural Indiana Middle School Students. Journal of Adolescent Health. 2018 February; 62(2):S70. Presented as a poster at national SAHM meeting, March 2018.
Koenigs L, Fitzgerald S, Melamed M, Friderici J. Does a Resident Educational Intervention Increase the Number of Referrals for Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives (LARC) in a Resident-Predominant Inner-City Pediatric Clinic?. Journal of Adolescent Health. 2017 February; 60(2):S53-S54.
Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine
American Academy of Pediatrics
American Medical Association
American Society for Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics
HIV/STD/STI testing and counseling; Comprehensive, multidisciplinary clinical care program for transgender & gender expansive youth; Provision of PrEP and/or PEP for patients at risk for HI; Trans-affirming gynecological care, including cervical cancer screening and pelvic exam; HIV care and services; Hormone therapy and monitoring; Psychological, physical and psychiatric evaluations; LGBTQ-focused alcohol and substance use treatment; Referrals for gender-confirming surgeries; Comprehensive, multidisciplinary clinical care program for transgender adults.