Abimbola O. Famuyide, M.B.B.S.

  1. Gynecologist
  2. Obstetrician
  3. Chair, Obstetrics, Minnesota

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Gynecological surgery
  2. Hysteroscopy
  3. Minimally invasive surgery
  • Minimally invasive gynecological surgery
  • Office hysteroscopy
  1. 2002
    Resident - Obstetrics and GynecologyMayo Clinic in Rochester
  2. 1998
    Internship - Family MedicineUniversity of Wisconsin
  3. 1993
    Resident - Obstetrics & GynecologyCentral Sheffield Hospital
  4. 1989
    Resident - General PracticeDuro Soleye Hospital
  5. 1986
    InternshipUniversity of Ibadan, University College Hospital
  6. 1985
    MD - MedicineUniversity of Ibadan, University College Hospital

Certifications

  1. 2004
    Obstetrics & GynecologyAmerican Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  2. 1992
    Obstetrics & GynecologyRoyal College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists

Awards and honors

  1. 2017
    Recognized ReviewerAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  2. 2016
    Recognized ReviewerThe Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology
  3. 2016
    Outstanding ReviewerAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  4. 2016
    Outstanding ReviewerThe Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology
  5. 2016
    OB Nest - A Novel Approach to Prenatal Care (2nd Prize Paper)Obstetrics & Gynecology (Green Journal)
  6. 2016
    America's Top Doctors (ranked top 1% of Ob/Gyn Physicians in the US)Castle Connolly
  7. 2016
    Top 10% Peer Reviewer among 1,219 refereesObstetrics & Gynecology (Green Journal)
  8. 2015
    Central Prize Award for Best PaperCentral Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  9. 2015
    Top 10% Peer Reviewer among 1,144 refereesObstetrics & Gynecology (Green Journal)
  10. 2014
    Top 10% Peer Reviewer among 1,420 refereesObstetrics & Gynecology (Green Journal)
  11. 2011
    MacMillan ScholarshipOffice of Leadership and Organization Development, Department of Education Administration
  12. 2011
    Charles S. Field Award - Awarded by the graduating residents to those consultants who inspired by their commitment to excellence, teaching, diligence and humanityMayo Clinic
  13. 2011
    Best Poster Presentation AwardAmerican College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  14. 2011
    Donald F. Richardson Memorial Scientific Prize Paper AwardAmerican College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
  15. 2011
    Best Doctors in MinnesotaBest Doctors in Minnesota - Minnesota Monthly Magazine
  16. 2009
    America's Top Doctors (ranked top 1% of Ob/Gyn Physicians in the US)Castle Connolly
  17. 2009
    The Young Investigator AwardCentral Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  18. 2009
    Donald F. Richardson Memorial Scientific Prize Paper AwardAmerican College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
  19. 2008
    Charles S. Field Award- Awarded by the graduating residents to those consultants who inspired by their commitment to excellence, teaching, diligence and humanityMayo Clinic
  20. 2008
    Jerome J. Hoffman Award Postgraduate Prize Paper (3rd place)American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists
  21. 2005
    Charles S. Field Award- Awarded by the graduating residents to those consultants who inspired by their commitment to excellence, teaching, diligence and humanityMayo Clinic
  22. 2005
    Inducted as FellowRoyal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists
  23. 2004
    Charles S. Field Award- Awarded by the graduating residents to those consultants who inspired by their commitment to excellence, teaching, diligence and humanityMayo Clinic
  24. 2003
    Excellence in Teaching Recognition - Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyMayo Clinic
  25. 2002
    The Elizabeth Ann Harris Award For Excellence in Clinical Research in the Field of Obstetrics and Gynecology as a FellowMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  26. 2001
    LM Randall Travel Award for Outstanding PerformanceAwarding Organization
  27. 1998
    Wyeth Award for Best CREOG scores for 3 consecutive yearsAwarding Organization
  28. 1985
    Division of Surgery ScholarAwarding Organization
  29. 1974
    Government ScholarAwarding Organization

Professional memberships

  1. 2018 - present
    Active FellowAmerican Gynecologic & Obstetrical Society (AGOS)
  2. 2018 - present
    Board of Trustees MemberRonald McDonald House
  3. 2018
    Site Visit AdvisorThe Society for Academic Specialists in General Obstetrics and Gynecology (SASGOG)
  4. 2018 - present
    Nominating Committee MemberThe Society for Academic Specialists in General Obstetrics and Gynecology (SASGOG)
  5. 2017
    Chair, Search Committee for Department of Cardiovascular Medicine Chair SearchPersonnel Committee
  6. 2017
    Member, Search Committee for Department of Emergency Medicine Chair SearchPersonnel Committee
  7. 2017
    ChairEnterprise Associate Dean for Diversity & Inclusion Search Committee
  8. 2016
    Chair, Special Appeals CommitteePersonnel Committee
  9. 2016
    Member, Search Committee for Dermatology Chair SearchPersonnel Committee
  10. 2016
    Member, Search Committee for Department of Medicine Chair SearchPersonnel Committee
  11. 2016 - present
    MemberSurgical and Procedural Committee
  12. 2016 - present
    MemberThe Council of University Chairs of Obstetrics and Gynecology (CUCOG)
  13. 2016 - present
    ChairOB/GYN Executive Committee, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  14. 2016 - present
    MemberSurgical Services Surgical and Procedural Committee, Department of Surgery
  15. 2016 - present
    MemberDepartment Chairs
  16. 2016 - present
    MemberMedical Department Chairs Forum
  17. 2016 - present
    Committee MemberProgram Committee, Central Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  18. 2015
    Member, Search Committee for Anesthesiology Chair SearchPersonnel Committee
  19. 2015 - 2018
    MemberCentral Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Scientific Program Committee
  20. 2015
    Chair, Special Appeals CommitteePersonnel Committee
  21. 2014
    Member, Search Committee for Department of Neurosurgery Chair SearchPersonnel Committee
  22. 2014
    Member, Search Committee for Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology Chair SearchPersonnel Committee
  23. 2014 - present
    ChairMayo Clinic Enterprise Chaperone Policy Task Force
  24. 2014
    Member, Search Committee for Department of Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine Chair SearchPersonnel Committee
  25. 2014
    Member, Search Committee for Children's Center Director SearchPersonnel Committee
  26. 2014
    Member, Search Committee for Department of Neurology Chair SearchPersonnel Committee
  27. 2014
    Member, Search Committee for Department of Physiology Biomedical Engineering Chair SearchPersonnel Committee
  28. 2014 - present
    MemberThe Society for Academic Specialists in General Obstetrics and Gynecology
  29. 2014
    Member, Search Committee for Department of Orthopedic Chair SearchPersonnel Committee
  30. 2014 - 2015
    LeaderChildren's Hospitals' Solutions for Patient Safety
  31. 2014 - present
    MemberPersonnel Committee
  32. 2014 - present
    MemberMinnesota Department of Health Steering Committee on Ebola Ethics and Response
  33. 2014 - present
    PresidentContinental Gynecologic Society
  34. 2013 - present
    MemberAccess Executive Subcommittee
  35. 2013 - 2016
    MemberSurgical Practice Chairs Forum
  36. 2013 - 2016
    MemberOutpatient Practice Subcommittee
  37. 2013 - 2016
    MemberMortality Case Review Subcommittee
  38. 2013 - present
    MemberSociety of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
  39. 2012 - present
    Chair and OrganizerClinical Practice Committee, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  40. 2012 - present
    Chair and OrganizerClinical Practice Executive Committee, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  41. 2012 - 2016
    MemberPractice Chairs Forum
  42. 2012 - present
    ChairPeer Review Committee, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  43. 2011 - 2014
    Chair and OrganizerMidwest Integration, ObGyn Specialty Council, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  44. 2011 - 2016
    Vice ChairOB/GYN Specialty Council, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  45. 2011 - 2014
    Chair and CoordinatorOb/Gyn Master Planning
  46. 2011 - 2014
    MemberRMH Surgical Space Master Planning Committee
  47. 2011 - 2012
    ChairIntegration Task Force, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  48. 2011 - present
    Oral ExaminerAmerican Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  49. 2009
    MemberKnowledge Content Board - Women's Health/Obstetrics & Gynecology, AskMayoExpert
  50. 2009 - present
    Expert ConsultantAskMayoExpert
  51. 2009 - present
    Board of DirectorsContinental Gynecologic Society
  52. 2007 - 2009
    Inaugural ChairpersonPractice and Quality Committee, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  53. 2006 - 2008
    MemberWomen's Health Executive Subcommittee
  54. 2006 - present
    MemberContinental Gynecologic Society
  55. 2005 - present
    FellowRoyal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists
  56. 2005 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  57. 2004 - 2007
    Inaugural ChairpersonQuality & Safety Committee, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  58. 2004 - 2007
    Departmental LiaisonMayo Clinic Clinical Practice Committee
  59. 2004 - 2008
    MemberClinical Practice Quality Oversight Subcommittee
  60. 2004 - 2008
    MemberSurgical Quality Assessment and Improvement Subcommittee
  61. 2004 - present
    MemberOB/GYN Executive Committee, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  62. 2003 - present
    Active MemberCentral Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  63. 2003 - 2008
    MemberResearch Committee, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  64. 2003 - 2004
    Secretary GeneralAmerican Representative Committee, Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists
  65. 2003 - present
    MemberZumbro Valley Medical Society, Minnesota Medical Association
  66. 2002 - present
    MemberObstetrics Administrative Committee, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  67. 2002 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists
  68. 2001 - 2004
    Board MemberAmerican Representative Committee, Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists
  69. 2001 - 2002
    Administrative Chief ResidentResidency Program, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  70. 2001 - 2002
    Continuing Medical Education Course DirectorAmerican Representative Committee, Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists
  71. 1998 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  72. 1992 - present
    MemberRoyal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists
  73.  
    MemberChartless Steering Group, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  74.  
    MemberMinority & Cross Cultural Affairs Committee, Minnesota Medical Association
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