University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences

Bio for Marjorie Meyer, M.D.
Marjorie Meyer, M.D.

Marjorie Meyer, M.D.

Associate Professor, Director of Maternal-Fetal Medicine Division
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences

Contact Information
Office Location:
UVMMC, Smith 407, 111 Colchester Avenue, Burlington, VT 05401


1991     Fellowship - University of Vermont College of Medicine, Maternal Fetal Medicine
1988     Residency - George Washington University, Washington, DC
1984     M.D. - University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
1980     B.A. - Wesleyan College, Macon, GA, Chemistry

Research Interests

Dr. Meyer’s interests are medical complications of pregnancy and substance abuse during pregnancy.  She has research projects in areas including pain during childbirth, medical therapy and outcomes of treatment of substance abuse during pregnancy.

Awards and Honors

1988     Obstetrics & Gynecology Resident of the Year, George Washington University
1982     Watson Clinic Award for Medical Student Research, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL
1980     Outstanding Science Student Award, Wesleyan College


Meyer M, Benvenuto A, Howard D, Johnston A, Plante D, Metayer J, Mandell T. Development of a substance abuse program for opioid-dependent nonurban pregnant women improves outcome. J Addict Med. 2012 Jun;6(2):124-30. doi: 10.1097/ADM.0b013e3182541933. PubMed PMID: 22517450.
Meyer M, Wagner K, Benvenuto A, Plante D, Howard D. Intrapartum and postpartum analgesia for women maintained on methadone during pregnancy. Obstet Gynecol. 2007 Aug;110(2 Pt 1):261-6. PubMed PMID: 17666599.
Meyer MC. Translating data to dialogue: how to discuss mode of delivery with your patient with twins. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2006 Oct;195(4):899-906. Epub 2006 Apr 19. PubMed PMID: 16626605.
Storment JM, Meyer M, Osol G. Estrogen augments the vasodilatory effects of vascular endothelial growth factor in the uterine circulation of the rat. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2000 Aug;183(2):449-53. PubMed PMID: 10942485.
Bernstein IM, Meyer MC, Osol G, Ward K. Intolerance to volume expansion: a theorized mechanism for the development of preeclampsia. Obstet Gynecol. 1998 Aug;92(2):306-8. PubMed PMID: 9699772.

See PubMed listing here.