Charles J. Macri, MD, FACOG, FACMGG is board-certified in Maternal Fetal Medicine and Medical Genetics, and is Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences. He serves as the Division Director of Maternal Fetal Medicine, and is Associate Director of the Wilson Genetics Center.
Dr. Macri, a native of Brooklyn, New York, graduated from Fordham University in New York. After receiving his Medical Doctorate from the Medical College of Virginia of Virginia Commonwealth University, he completed his Internship in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego, California. Dr. Macri then served as Medical Officer on the USS Jason, AR8 deploying with one of the first crews of men and women serving on board a US Navy vessel at sea. He completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology in San Diego and served several operational tours including Adak, Alaska. Dr. Macri then completed fellowships in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at the University of Southern California Los Angeles County Women’s Hospital and Medical Genetics at the University of Southern California Children’s Hospital in Los Angeles. Upon completion of his fellowship training, Dr. Macri worked at the National Naval Medical Center and the Armed Forced Institute of Pathology. During his time with the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, he served as a specialist in Maternal Fetal Medicine and Medical Genetics, assisting to develop a project in Telemedicine. Dr. Macri has also collaborated with researchers at the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences in Bethesda, and at the National Cancer Institute. Studies included: angiogenesis in pregnancy, and in women with gynecologic diseases, as well as Ultrasound research. He has presented his research at the Association of Professors in Gynecology and Obstetrics (APGO) and at the Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine (SMFM) and was recognized by the Society of Perinatal Obstetricians with the Award for Outstanding Research for a fellow-in-training in January, 1991.
Since joining the faculty at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences in January, 2003, Dr. Macri has developed a busy practice in Maternal-Fetal medicine, served as the Department Clerkship Director, and collaborated in women’s health research. He has been recognized by medical students with the “Golden Apple Award” for his teaching, and by the George Washington with the “Distinguished Teaching Award.” His current clinical areas of interest include prenatal diagnosis, the management of high-risk obstetric patients, hypertensive disorders and genetic disorders in pregnancy.