Rachel Rapkin, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, College Of Medicine Obstetrics & Gynecology

College Of Medicine Obstetrics & Gynecology

Assistant Professor, OB/GYN, USF Morsani College of Medicine

Investigator, Family Planning, Center for Family Planning Research

Staff Physician, Planned Parenthood, Planned Parenthood of Western Penssylvania

Contact Info 2 Tampa General Circle
6th Fl.
Tampa, 33606

Academic Email: rrapkin@health.usf.edu

Academic Phone: (813) 259-8527

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  • MD, Medicine, University Of Miami School Of Medicine, 2007

Interdisciplinary and Emerging Signature Programs

  • Women & Children's Health


  • Association of Reproductive Health Professionals (Member, 2011 - Present)
  • Society of Family Planning (Member, 2011 - Present)
  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (Junior Fellow, 2007 - Present)

Recent Publications

  • Shephard JP,Rapkin RB, Zyczynski HM urethral injury with transobturator midurethral sling. Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg. 2(18) : 132-3, 2012.
  • Rapkin, RB and Creinin MD The combined oral contraceptive pill containing drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol plus levomefolate calcium. Expert Opinion on Pharmacotherapy. 15(12) : 2403-10, 2011.
  • Rapkin, RB and Creinin MD When it comes to the morning-after pill, physicians need a wake-up call. OBG Management. 8(23) : 16-24, 2011.

Positions Held

  • Clinical Instructor (OB/GYN, University of Pittsburgh 2013 - 2011)
  • Counselor, Lab Assistant (Reproduction, Reproductive Health Services 2002 - 2003)