Callegari Lisa January 2016 Dept Web

Lisa S Callegari, MD, MPH

Clinical Assistant Professor

Joined UW Medicine:


Clinical Focus:

Women's Health Care:
• General gynecology
• Minimally invasive surgery
• Family planning
• Contraception
• Adolescent reproductive health


• Washington, 2011
• California, 2003


Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2007


• MD Degree
   (Harvard Medical School, 2001)
• Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology
   (University of California, San Francisco, 2005)
• MPH in Epidemiology
   (University of Washington, 2013)

Research Interests:

• Contraception
• Preconception care
• Adolescent contraception and pregnancy prevention
• Reproductive health services


• American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
• Society of Family Planning
• Physicians for Reproductive Choice and Health


• Maternal and Child Health Leadership Traineeship Award, 2011
• Kaiser Permanente Community Benefits Grant Award for Research, 2010

Selected Publications:

Callegari L, Harper C, van der Straten A, Kamba M, Chipato T, & Padian NS. Consistent condom use in married Zimbabwean women after a condom intervention. Sex Transm Dis June 2008;35(6):624-30.

Harper C, Callegari L, Raine T, Blum M, Darney P. Adolescent clinic visits for contraception: support from mothers, male partners and friends. Perspect Sex Reprod Health Jan-Feb 2004;36(1):20-6.

Darney PD, Callegari LS, Swift A, Atkinson ES, Robert AM. Condom practices of urban teens using Norplant contraceptive implants, oral contraceptives, and condoms for contraception. Am J Obstet Gynecol 1999;1980(4):929-37.

Appointments & Practice Locations

VA Women's Health Care Center, Puget Sound
1660 South Columbian Way
Seattle, WA 98108

Appointments:   206.768.5314


VA Women's Health Care Center,
American Lake
9600 Veteran's Drive
Tacoma, WA 98493

Appointments:   253.583.1444