Medical School
University of Alabama (1993)
University of Alabama Hospital (1997), Obstetrics & Gynecology
University of Alabama Hospital (1997), Obstetrics & Gynecology
Parkland Memorial Hospital (2000), Maternal Fetal Medicine

Research Interest

  • Drug Use in Pregnancy
  • HIV in Pregnancy
  • Immunizations in Pregnancy
  • Infectious Disease in Obstetrics
  • Thyroid Disease in Pregnancy


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Valacyclovir prophylaxis to prevent recurrent herpes at delivery: A randomized controlled trial.
Sheffield JS, Hill JB, Hollier LM, Laibl VR, Roberts SW, Sanchez PJ, Wendel GD Obstet Gynecol 2006
Spontaneous resolution of asymptomatic chlamydia trachomatis in pregnancy.
Sheffield JS, Andrews WW, Klebanoff MA, MacPherson C, Carey JC, Ernest JM, Wapner RJ, Trout W, Moawad A, Miodovnik M, Sibai B, Varner MW, Caritis SN, Dombrowski M, Langer O, O?Sullivan MJ for the NICHD and the MFM Units Network Obstet Gynecol 2005 105 557-62
Acute pyelonephritis in pregnancy.
Hill JB, Sheffield JS, McIntire DD, Cunningham FG, Wendel GD Jr. Obstet Gynecol 2005 105 18-23
Morbidity that is associated with curettage for the management of spontaneous and induced abortion in women who are infected with HIV.
Stuart GS, Sheffield JS, Hill JB, McIntire DD, McElwee B, Wendel GD Am J Obstet Gynecol 2004 191 993-7
Acyclovir prophylaxis to prevent herpes simplex virus recurrence at delivery; a systematic review.
Sheffield JS, Hollier LM, Hill JB, Stuart GS, Wendel GD Jr. Obstet Gynecol 2003 102 1396-403

Honors & Awards

  • Certificate of Appreciation, Centers for Disease Control
  • Certificate of Appreciation, Dallas County STD/HIV Prevention Training Center
  • CREOG National Outstanding Faculty Award

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • American Medical Association
  • Infectious Disease Society for Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine