University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences

Bio for Anne Dougherty, M.D., M.A.
Anne Dougherty, M.D., M.A.

Anne Dougherty, M.D., M.A.

Assistant Professor
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences

Contact Information
Office Location:
Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, FAHC - 251SM4, 111 Colchester Avenue, Burlington, VT 05401


2013     Residency - Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, VT, OB/GYN
2009     M.D. - University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT
2004     University of Vermont Post Baccalaureate Premedical Program, Burlington, VT
2000     M.A. - Goddard College, Plainfield, VT
1996     B.A. - Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT, Classical Civilizations

Academic Interests

Dr. Dougherty has a strong interest in international women's health.  She works with medical students and residents helping them to understand the global context of their work as clinicians and educators.   She currently has projects starting in Uganda and Tanzania.  While at home, Dr. Dougherty focuses on minimally invasive gynecological surgery including robotic assisted approaches.

Research Interests

“Breastfeeding and buprenorphine: An analysis of postnatal growth in human milk fed infants of buprenorphine maintained mothers” – Principle Investigator, abstract submitted to SMFM 2014

“Mitigating the Digital Divide: instituting electronic medical information access and training for Mulago Hospital and Uganda Cancer Institute” – Principle Investigator, IRB approved, in process


Dougherty A.  Herbal Voices: American herbalism through the words of American herbalists.  Binghamton (NY): Haworth Press; 2004: 369p.
Dougherty A.  Beyond HRT: Five respected herbalists weigh in on the meaning of menopause.  Herb Quarterly 2002; 93:42-47.