Oregon Health & Science University; Yale University SPH; University of Washington

Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Blair is a reproductive health services researcher and Assistant Professor in the Oregon Health & Science University Dept of OB/Gyn and OHSU-PSU School of Public Health and affiliated with the Instituto Nacional de Salud Publica in Mexico, where she was based for several years. Her work focuses on obstetric outcomes, maternal mortality, contraception, and abortion. Her areas of expertise include working with diverse secondary data, improving causal inference in non-randomized designs, measuring quality of care, and insurance. She served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Senegal. Dr. Darney is committed to building research capacity through collaboration and mentorship.

Sosa-Rubi SG, Servan-Mori E, Rodriguez MI, Walker D, Lozano R; Contraception, 2016.
Saavedra-Avendano B, Andrade-Romo Z, Rodriguez MI; Matern Child Health J, 2016.
Blair Darney, PhD, MPH, Oregon Health & Science University
Kung SA, Saavedra-Avendano B, Vélez E, Piñeros MCM, Fawcett Metcalfe GM; Contraception 2018
Henderson JT; Paediatric & Perinatal Epidemiology 2018
Han L, Saavedra-Avendano B, Lambert W, Fu R, Rodriguez MI, Edelman A; Maternal & Child Health Journal 2017
Han L, Rodriguez MI; Contraception 2017
Saavedra-Avendano B, Schiavon R, Sanhueza P, Rios-Polanco R, Garcia-Martinez L; PLoS ONE 2018