Julie Chor, MD, MPH, is a gynecologist who specializes in family planning and contraceptive counseling. She also has a strong interest in adolescent health, medical ethics and global issues in maternal health.

Dr. Chor currently serves as the primary investigator on several studies that examine the impact of doulas (nonmedical labor coaches who offer emotional and informational support) on different aspects of pregnancy. In the past, she has studied reproductive health experiences of women with cardiovascular disease and other medical conditions. Dr. Chor’s work has been funded by the Society of Family Planning, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, and other notable organizations.

A dedicated mentor, Dr. Chor teaches medical students about family planning and reproductive health. She frequently advises residents and fellows on research projects that cover a wide range of gynecological topics. In addition, Dr. Chor is often invited to speak at national and international conferences on contraception and reproductive health.

Areas of Expertise


The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

Additional Education

  • Internship: University of Illinois, Chicago
  • Residency: University of Illinois, Chicago
  • Fellowship: University of Illinois, Chicago
  • Additional Graduate Degree(s): MPH, University of Illinois, Chicago

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • North American Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology
  • Society of Family Planning
  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologist
  • European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
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At a Glance

Practicing Since2008

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish