Marit L. Bovbjerg, Ph.D.

Marit L. Bovbjerg, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Office: 541-737-5313

Milam Hall

Milam Hall 141A

2520 SW Campus Way

2520 SW Campus Way
Corvallis, OR 97331

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Academic interests: 

My research focuses on US maternity care, particularly midwifery and community birth for low-risk women. I am also interested in physical activity during pregnancy and the postpartum period, and potential effects on maternal outcomes.



Journal Article

M. Cheyney, Bovbjerg, M. L., and Burcher, P., Home birth is unsafe: AGAINST: Safe for whom?, BJOG : an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology, vol. 122, no. 9, p. 1235, 2015.


Journal Article

J. Warren, Harvey, S. M., and Bovbjerg, M. L., Characteristics related to effective contraceptive use among a sample of nonurban Latinos., Perspectives on sexual and reproductive health, vol. 43, no. 4, pp. 255-62, 2011.
M. L. Bovbjerg, Rethinking Dr. Spock., American journal of public health, vol. 101, no. 10, pp. 1812; author reply 1812-3, 2011.


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