Robert Welch, M.D.

Robert Welch, M.D.

Division Director, Maternal Fetal Medicine Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology

rawelch@med.wayne.edu

Robert Welch, M.D.

Middle name

A.

Academic Rank

Professor, Clinical Educator (FTA) (full time)

Awards and Honors

  • 2013, 2000 Community Hospital Award, Central Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • 2011, 1985 Ephraim McDowell Award, District V of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • 1997 Senior Member, American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
  • 1993 Departmental Resident Teaching Award, Providence Hospital
  • 1990 Honorary Medical Advisor to the American Physical Therapy Association
  • 1990 Michigan State Medical Society - First Place Poster
  • 1986 American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Searle-Donald F. Richardson Memorial Award - Most Outstanding Paper Presentation
  • 1985, 1983 Michigan Section of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - first Prize Paper

Courses taught

 MD4 8830 Maternal Fetal Medicine Course Coordinator

Undergraduate

B.S., Biology, University of Toledo, OH 1973

Medical

 Louisiana State University, New Orleans, LA 1980

Residency

Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, 1980 - 1984

  • Executive Chief Resident (1983 -1984)
  • Chief Resident (1982-1983)

Fellowships

Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI, 1984-1986

NIH Faculty Fellow
Substance Abuse with Special Emphasis on Pregnancy, Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Community Medicine
Wayne State University, 1989-1991

Publications

VIew all publications.

Other Information

Prior Appointments

  • 2012-2015 OB/GYN Chairman & Associate Program Director Medical Director of Women's Services, St. John- Providence Health, Western Region
  • 2011-2015 Clinical Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State University, School of Medicine
  • 1999 2015 Medical Director of Women's Services, Providence Hospital and Medical Centers2002 - OB/GYN Chairman & Program Director,
  • 1996 - 2012 OB/GYN Chairman, Providence Hospital and Medical Centers
  • 1995 - OB/GYN Interim Chairman, Providence Hospital and Medical Centers
  • 1995 - 1997 Director: New Life Center, Providence Hospita, Southfield, Michigan
  • 1997 -1992 Director: Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Maternal-Fetal Diagnostics Centers, Providence Hospital, Southfield, Michigan
  • 1991 - 2011 Associate Professor (Full Time Affiliate), Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State University, School of Medicine
  • 1987 - 1991 Director: High Risk Pregnancy Unit and Post-partum Floors, Hutzel Hospital, Detroit, Michigan
  • 1986 - 1991 Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State University, School of Medicine