Pare Emmanuelle Dept web

Emmanuelle Paré, MD, MSCE, FRCSC

Assistant Professor
Associate Director, Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship Program

Joined UW Medicine:


Clinical Focus:

Maternal-Fetal Medicine
• Maternal medical disorders in pregnancy
• Maternal congenital heart disease in pregnancy
• Evidence-based labor and delivery management
• Ultrasound/prenatal diagnosis


• Washington, 2012
• British Columbia, 2010


• Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2004
• Maternal-Fetal Medicine, 2006


• MD Degree
   (Université Laval Medical School, 1994)
• Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology
   (Université de Montréal, 1999)
• Fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
   (University of Pennsylvania, 2002)
• Masters of Science in Clinical Epidemiology (MSCE)
   (University of Pennsylvania, 2009)

Research Interests:

• Patient safety initiatives
• Medical simulation in Ob/Gyn and MFM
• Maternal congenital heart disease in pregnancy
• Trial of labor after cesarean section (TOLAC)
• Epidemiology


• Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine
• American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
• Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Canada
• Royal College of Surgeons of Canada
• American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
• American Medical Association
• Canadian Medical Association

Selected Publications:

Jain VD, Moghbeli N, Webb G, Srinivas SK, Elovitz MA, Paré E. Pregnancy in women with congenital heart disease: the impact of a systemic right ventricle. Congen Heart Dis 2011;6:147-156.

Kim DR, Epperson N, Paré E, Gonzalez JM, Parry S, Thase ME, Cristancho P, Sammel MD, O'Reardon JP. An open-label pilot study of transcranial magnetic stimulation for pregnant women with major depressive disorder. J Womens Health (Larchmt) 2011;20:255-261.

Opotowsky AR, Shellenberger D, Dharan V, Paré E, Norwood WI, Webb GD, Donner R. Successful pregnancies in two women with hypoplastic left heart syndrome. Congenit Heart Dis 2010;5:476-481.

Tjoa C, Paré E, Kim DR. Unipolar depression during pregnancy: Non pharmacologic treatment options. Womens Health 2010;6:565-576.

Friedman DM, Llanos C, Izmirly PM, Brock B, Byron J, Copel J, Cummiskey K, Dooley MA, Foley J, Graves C, Hendershott C, Kates R, Komissarova EV, Miller M, Paré E, Phoon CKL, Prosen T, Reisner D, Ruderman E, Samuels P, Yu J, Kim MY, Buyon JP. Evaluation of fetuses in a study of intravenous immunoglobulin as preventive therapy for congenital heart block: results of a multicenter, prospective, open-label clinical trial. Arthritis Rheum 2010;62:1138-1146.

Burd I, Srinivas SK, Paré E, Dharan V, Wang E. Is sonogographic assesment of fetal weight influenced by formula selection? J Ultrasound Med 2009;28:1019-1024.

Bastek JA, Paré E, Wang E, Elovitz MA, Srinivas SK. Limitations of ultrasound in diagnosing IUGR in preeclampsia. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 2009;28:1-6.

Bastek JA, Sammel MD, Paré E, Srinivas SK, Posencheg MA, Elovitz MZ. Adverse neonatal outcomes: examining the risks between preterm, late preterm, and term infants. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008;199:367e.1-367e.8.

Moghbeli N, Paré E, Webb G. Practical assessment of maternal cardiovascular risk in pregnancy. Congenit Heart Dis 2008;3:308-316.

Appointments & Practice Locations

Maternal and Infant Care Clinic (MICC)
UW Medical Center, 3rd Floor, SW 350
1959 NE Pacific St, Seattle, WA 98195

Appointments:   206.598.4070


UW Medicine Maternal Fetal Medicine Clinic
at Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital
3003 West Tieton Drive, Suite 240
Yakima, WA 98902

Appointments:   206.598.3900, or
                           855.464.6298 toll free