Department of OBGYN

Julie M. Rios, MD

  • Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
  • Division Director, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

Serves on Committees for:
American Society for Reproductive Medicine
American Board for Obstetrics & Gynecology
Oncofertility Consortium

Education & Training

  • Fellowship, Reproductive, Endocrinology & Infertility, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
  • Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
  • MD, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH

Representative Publications

  1. Rios JS, Coward RM, Hansen HR, Barnhart KT, Cedars MI,  Legro RS, Diamond MP, Krawetz SA,  Usadi R, Baker VL, Sun F, Wild R,  Smith JF, Santoro, N Zhang H,  Steiner AZ. Sperm DNA fragmentation: Predictors, fertility outcomes, and assays among infertile males.  Fertil Steril Reports.  Accepted for publication 6/2021.
  2. Appiah L, Anazodo A, Salama M, Reinecke J, Rios JS, Sender L, Woodard TL. Inclusion and Diversity in Oncofertility Care. J Adolesc Young Adult Oncol. 2021 Apr;10(2):120-126. doi: 10.1089/jayao.2021.29006.rdt. Epub 2021 Apr 13. PMID: 33848436.
  3. Sax MR, Hurley EG, Rossi RA, Thakore S, Hasija A, Sroga-Rios J. Young Adult Males' Perspectives of Male Hormonal Contraception. South Med J. 2021 Feb;114(2):73-76. doi: 10.14423/SMJ.0000000000001204. PMID: 33537786.
  4. Woodruff TK, Ataman-Millhouse L, Acharya KS, … Rios J, et al.. A View from the past into our collective future: the oncofertility consortium vision statement. J Assist Reprod Genet. 2021 Jan;38(1):3-15. doi: 10.1007/s10815-020-01983-4. Epub 2021 Jan 6. PMID: 33405006; PMCID: PMC7786868.
  5. McGrady ME, Bredenberg DL, Danziger-Isakov L, Rios J, Frias O, West MY, Fisher P, Salloum R, Pressey JG, Norris RE. Active and Protected: Developing a "Safer Sex" Handout for Adolescents and Young Adults with Cancer. J Adolesc Young Adult Oncol. 2020 Oct 20. doi: 10.1089/jayao.2020.0139. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33085558.
  6. Vitek WS, Sroga-Rios J. Guilty by association? What we can glean from the relationship between the oxidative stress makers and ovarian reserve? Fertil Steril. 2020 Sep;114(3):519. doi: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2020.07.011. Epub 2020 Aug 20. PMID: 32828496.
  7. Pressey JG, Dandoy CE, Pater LE, Sroga Rios J, Sisson R, Dasgupta R, Szabo S. Small cell carcinoma of the ovary hypercalcemic type (SCCOHT): Comprehensive management of a newly diagnosed young adult. Gynecol Oncol. 2020 Sep;158(3):538-546. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2020.06.160. Epub 2020 Jul 10. PMID: 32654763.
  8. Jaswa EG, Rios JS, Cedars MI, Santoro NF, Pavone MEG, Legro RS, Huddleston HG. Increased Body Mass Index Is Associated With A Nondilutional Reduction in Antimüllerian Hormone. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2020 Oct 1;105(10):3234–42. doi: 10.1210/clinem/dgaa436. PMID: 32756952; PMCID: PMC7448935.
  9. Nahata, L., Woodruff, T. K., Quinn, G. P., Meacham, L. R., Chen, D., Appiah, L. C., Finlayson, C., Orwig, K. E., Laronda, M. M., Rowell, E. E., Anazodo, A., Frias, O., Rios, J.S., Whiteside, S., Gomez-Lobo, V., Dwiggins, M., Childress, K. J., Hoefgen, H. R., Levine, J. M., Jayasinghe, Y., Moravek, M. (2020). Ovarian tissue cryopreservation as standard of care: what does this mean for pediatric populations?. Journal of assisted reproduction and genetics, 37(6), 1323–1326.
  10. Nahata L, Gomez-Lobo V, Meacham L, Appiah L, Childress K, Hoefgen H, Dwiggins M, Whiteside S, Bjornard K, Rios J, Anazodo A, Finlayson C, Frias O, Woodruff T, Moravek M. 2019 Pediatric Initiative Network: Progress, Proceedings, and Plans. J Adolesc Young Adult Oncol. 2020 Aug;9(4):457-463. doi: 10.1089/jayao.2020.0020. Epub 2020 May 27. PMID: 32460662; PMCID: PMC7415883.
  11. Rios JS, Greenwood EA, Pavone MEG, Cedars MI, Legro RS, Diamond MP, Santoro N, Sun F, Robinson RD, Christman G, Zhang H, Huddleston HG. Associations Between Anti-Mullerian Hormone and Cardiometabolic Health in Reproductive Age Women Are Explained by Body Mass Index. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2020 Jan 1;105(1):e555–63. doi: 10.1210/clinem/dgz012. PMID: 31586179; PMCID: PMC7024739.

Clinical Interests/Research Interests

Fertility Preservation
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Assisted Reproductive Technologies/ In Vitro Fertilization