Samuel T Bauer
Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Samuel T. Bauer, MD, FACOG is a board-certified Maternal-Fetal Medicine specialist and an Associate Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology, the Medical Director of Perinatal Quality and Medical Director for Obstetrical Telemedicine in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina.

Dr. Bauer has had held multiple leadership roles including the Physician Executive for Obstetrics and Gynecology for the Beaumont Medical Group, a 1,000-physician strong multispecialty group, employed by Beaumont Health, Michigan’s largest health care system, based on inpatient admissions and net patient revenue.

Dr. Bauer’s leadership style is grounded in the concepts from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (Harvard University) Leadership Development for Physicians in Academic Health Centers curriculum, the Beaumont Health Physician Leadership Academy, and the American Association for Physician Leadership.

Dr. Bauer’s research focuses on strategies to reduce maternal morbidity and mortality through the establishment of quality metrics and safety bundle development and implementation. He is a member of the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM) Maternal Safety and Quality Committee. Dr. Bauer is an ACOG Physician Champion for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, and has served on the Michigan Maternal Mortality Surveillance medical and injury committees.

Current Research Interests

Dr. Bauer's research focuses on strategies to reduce maternal morbidity and mortality through the establishment of quality metrics and safety bundle development and implementation.

Hemostatic markers in the peripartum period. #Pro00106337. Andra James, MD, FACOG (PI). Study Collaborator. (11/2020 - Present)

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Monday - Friday: 7:30 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

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