Ivana Thompson, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Obstetrics and Gynecology

Division: General Obstetrics and Gynecology
Research Interests: Contraception, IUD, Nexplanon, Equity, Racial Literacy, Emergency Contraception, Miscarriage, Abortion


  • M.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, 2010
  • Residency, Thomas Jefferson University, 2014
  • Fellowship in Family Planning, University of Utah, 2016
  • MSCI, University of Utah, 2016


Ivana Thompson, MD MSCI FACOG is a fellowship trained, board-certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB/GYN) at the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine (VUSM) in Nashville, Tennessee. She is the Kenneth J. Ryan Residency Program Director for the VUSM OB/GYN residency. She is a leader on the VUSM Department of OB/GYN Diversity Task Force.

Research Description

Dr. Thompson's clinical and academic interests include emergency contraception, complex contraception, adolescent health care, racial and ethnic health disparities.