Sanders, Jessica Nichols, MSPH, PhD

Languages

  • English

Academic Information

  • Departments: Obstetrics/Gynecology - Assistant Professor
  • Divisions: Family Planning, Public Health

Academic Office Information

  • School of Medicine
    Obstetrics And Gynecology
    30 N 1900 E, Room: 2B200
    Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Education History

Type School Degree
Doctoral Training University of Utah School of Medicine
Public health and Reproductive Epidemiology Certificate in Women’s Health
Ph.D.
Graduate Training University of Utah School of Medicine
Public Health
M.S.P.H.
Undergraduate Colorado College
Major: Neuroscience; Minor: Religion
B.A.

Selected Publications

Journal Article

  1. Geist C, Aiken AR, Sanders JN, Everett BG, Myers K, Cason P, Simmons RG, Turok DK (2019 Jan). Beyond intent: exploring the association of contraceptive choice with questions about Pregnancy Attitudes, Timing and How important is pregnancy prevention (PATH) questions. Contraception, 99(1), 22-26.
  2. Simmons RG, Sanders JN, Geist C, Gawron L, Myers K, Turok DK (2019 Apr). Predictors of contraceptive switching and discontinuation within the first 6 months of use among Highly Effective Reversible Contraceptive Initiative Salt Lake study participants. Am J Obstet Gynecol, 220(4), 376.e1-376.e12.
  3. Sanders JN, Moran LA, Mullholand M, Torres E, Turok DK (2019 Mar 22). Video counseling about emergency contraception: an observational study. (Epub ahead of print) Contraception.
  4. Bellows BK, Tak CR, Sanders JN, Turok DK, Schwarz EB (2018 May). Cost-effectiveness of emergency contraception options over 1 year. Am J Obstet Gynecol, 218(5), 508.e1-508.e9.
  5. Sanders JN, Myers K, Gawron LM, Simmons RG, Turok DK (2018 Apr). Contraceptive Method Use During the Community-Wide HER Salt Lake Contraceptive Initiative. Am J Public Health, 108(4), 550-556.
  6. Roth LP, Sanders JN, Simmons RG, Bullock H, Jacobson E, Turok DK (2018 Jul). Changes in uptake and cost of long-acting reversible contraceptive devices following the introduction of a new low-cost levonorgestrel IUD in Utah's Title X clinics: a retrospective review. Contraception, 98(1), 63-68.
  7. Saleem-Batcha R, Stull F, Sanders JN, Moore BS, Palfey BA, Houk KN, Teufel R (2018 May 8). Enzymatic control of dioxygen binding and functionalization of the flavin cofactor. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 115(19), 4909-4914.
  8. Everett BG, Sanders JN, Myers K, Geist C, Turok DK (2018 Oct). One in three: challenging heteronormative assumptions in family planning health centers. Contraception, 98(4), 270-274.
  9. Sanders JN, Higgins JA, Adkins DE, Stoddard GJ, Gawron LM, Turok DK (2018 Sep - Oct). The Impact of Sexual Satisfaction, Functioning, and Perceived Contraceptive Effects on Sex Life on IUD and Implant Continuation at 1 Year. Womens Health Issues, 28(5), 401-407.
  10. Torres LN, Turok DK, Clark EAS, Sanders JN, Godfrey EM (2018 Sep - Oct). Increasing IUD and Implant Use Among Those at Risk of a Subsequent Preterm Birth: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Postpartum Contraceptive Counseling. Womens Health Issues, 28(5), 393-400.
  11. Turok DK, Simmons RG, Cappiello B, Gawron LM, Saviers-Steiger J, Sanders JN (2018 Nov 5). Use of a novel suction cervical retractor for intrauterine device insertion: a pilot feasibility trial.LID - bmjsrh-2017-200031 [pii]LID - 10.1136/bmjsrh-2017-200031 [doi]. (Epub ahead of print) BMJ Sex Reprod Health.
  12. Sanders JN, Adkins DE, Kaur S, Storck K, Gawron LM, Turok DK (2018). Bleeding, cramping, and satisfaction among new copper IUD users: A prospective study. PLoS ONE, 13(11), e0199724.
  13. Boltz MW, Sanders JN, Simonsen SE, Stanford JB (2017 Mar-Apr). Fertility Treatment, Use of in Vitro Fertilization, and Time to Live Birth Based on Initial Provider Type. J Am Board Fam Med, 30(2), 230-238.
  14. Sanders JN, Turok DK, Royer PA, Thompson IS, Gawron LM, Storck KE (2017 Aug). One-year continuation of copper or levonorgestrel intrauterine devices initiated at the time of emergency contraception. Contraception, 96(2), 99-105.
  15. Turok DK, Leeman L, Sanders JN, Thaxton L, Eggebroten JL, Yonke N, Bullock H, Singh R, Gawron LM, Espey E (2017 Dec). Immediate postpartum levonorgestrel intrauterine device insertion and breast-feeding outcomes: a noninferiority randomized controlled trial. Am J Obstet Gynecol, 217(6), 665.e1-665.e8.
  16. Valenzuela RM, Rai R, Kirk BH, Sanders JN, Sundar S, Hamann S, Warner JEA, Digre KB, Crum AV, Jones KP, Katz BJ (2017 Aug). An Estimation of the Risk of Pseudotumor Cerebri among Users of the Levonorgestrel Intrauterine Device. Neuro Ophthalmol, 41(4), 192-197.
  17. Berglas NF, Gould H, Turok DK, Sanders JN, Perrucci AC, Roberts SC (2017 Mar - Apr). State-Mandated (Mis)Information and Women's Endorsement of Common Abortion Myths. Womens Health Issues, 27(2), 129-135.
  18. Sanders JN, Turok DK, Gawron LM, Law A, Wen L, Lynen R (2017 Feb 08). Two-year continuation of intrauterine devices and contraceptive implants in a mixed-payer setting: a retrospective review. Am J Obstet Gynecol, 216(6), 590.e1-590.e8.
  19. Eggebroten JL, Sanders JN, Turok DK (2017 Mar 23). Immediate postpartum intrauterine device and implant program outcomes: a prospective analysis. Am J Obstet Gynecol, 217(1), 51.e1-51.e7.
  20. Sanders JN, Conway H, Jacobson J, Torres L, Turok DK (2016 Sep-Oct). The Longest Wait: Examining the Impact of Utah's 72-Hour Waiting Period for Abortion. Womens Health Issues, 26(5), 483-7.
  21. Higgins JA, Sanders JN, Palta M, Turok DK (2016 Nov). Women's Sexual Function, Satisfaction, and Perceptions After Starting Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives. Obstet Gynecol, 128(5), 1143-1151.
  22. Sanders JN, Gawron LM, Friedman S (). Sexual satisfaction and inflammatory bowel diseases: an interdisciplinary clinical challenge. Am J Obstet Gynecol, 215(1), 58-62.
  23. Stanford JB, Sanders JN, Simonsen SE, Hammoud A, Gibson M, Smith KR (). Methods for a Retrospective Population-based and Clinic-based Subfertility Cohort Study: the Fertility Experiences Study. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol, 30(4), 397-407.
  24. Turok DK, Sanders JN, Thompson IS, Royer PA, Eggebroten J, Gawron LM (). Preference for and efficacy of oral levonorgestrel for emergency contraception with concomitant placement of a levonorgestrel IUD: a prospective cohort stud. Contraception, 93(6), 526-32.
  25. Dermish A, Turok DK, Jacobson J, Murphy PA, Saltzman HM, Sanders JN (). Evaluation of an intervention designed to improve the management of difficult IUD insertions by advanced practice clinicians. Contraception, 9(6), 533-8.
  26. Royer PA, Turok DK, Sanders JN, Saltzman HM (). Choice of Emergency Contraceptive and Decision Making Regarding Subsequent Unintended Pregnancy. J Womens Health (Larchmt).
  27. Gawron LM, Sanders J, Steele KP, Flynn AD (2016 Feb). Reproductive Planning and Contraception for Women with Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. Inflamm Bowel Dis, 22(2), 459-64.
  28. Sanders JN, Howell L, Saltzman HM, Schwarz EB, Thompson IS, Turok DK (2016 Jun 24). Unprotected intercourse in the 2 weeks prior to requesting emergency intrauterine contraception. Am J Obstet Gynecol, 215(5), 592.e1-592.e5.
  29. Sok C, Sanders JN, Saltzman HM, Turok DK (2016 Mar). Sexual Behavior, Satisfaction, and Contraceptive Use Among Postpartum Women. J Midwifery Womens Health, 61(2), 158-65.
  30. Royer PA, Turok DK, Sanders JN, Saltzman HM (2016). Choice of Emergency Contraceptive and Decision Making Regarding Subsequent Unintended Pregnancy. J Womens Health (Larchmt), 25(10), 1038-1043.
  31. Stanford JB, Sanders JN, Simonsen SE, Hammoud A, Gibson M, Smith KR (2016). Methods for a Retrospective Population-based and Clinic-based Subfertility Cohort Study: the Fertility Experiences Study. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol, 30(4), 397-407.
  32. Turok DK, Sanders JN, Thompson IS, Royer PA, Eggebroten J, Gawron LM (2016). Preference for and efficacy of oral levonorgestrel for emergency contraception with concomitant placement of a levonorgestrel IUD: a prospective cohort study. Contraception, 93(6), 526-32.
  33. Sanders JN, Gawron LM, Friedman S (2016). Sexual satisfaction and inflammatory bowel diseases: an interdisciplinary clinical challenge. Am J Obstet Gynecol, 215(1), 58-62.
  34. Dermish A, Turok DK, Jacobson J, Murphy PA, Saltzman HM, Sanders JN (2016). Evaluation of an intervention designed to improve the management of difficult IUD insertions by advanced practice clinicians. Contraception, 93(6), 533-8.
  35. Thomas FS, Stanford JB, Sanders JN, Gurtcheff SE, Gibson M, Porucznik CA, Simonsen SE (2015). Development and initial validation of a fertility experiences questionnaire. Reproductive Health, 12, 62.
  36. Sanders J, Simonsen S, Porucznik CA, Baksh L, Stanford JB (2014 Jan). Use of fertility treatments in relation to the duration of pregnancy attempt among women who were trying to become pregnant and experienced a live birth. Matern Child Health J, 18(1), 258-67.
  37. Swenson C, Royer PA, Turok DK, Jacobson JC, Amaral G, Sanders JN (2014 Sep). Removal of the LNG IUD when strings are not visible: a case series. Contraception, 90(3), 288-90.
  38. Torres LN, Turok DK, Sanders JN, Jacobson JC, Dermish AI, Ward K (2014 Dec). We should really keep in touch: predictors of the ability to maintain contact with contraception clinical trial participants over 12 months. Contraception, 90(6), 575-80.
  39. Sanders JN, Smith NK, Higgins JA (2014 Dec). The intimate link: a systematic review of highly effective reversible contraception and women's sexual experience. Clin Obstet Gynecol, 57(4), 777-89.

Letter

  1. Geist C, Cason P, Simmons RG, Sanders JN, Everett BG, Aiken AR, Myers K, Turok DK (2019 Mar). Response to the letter to the editor [Letter to the editor]. Contraception, 99(3), 194-195.
  2. Jacobson JC, Meltzer J, Turok DK, Gibson K, Sanders JN (2014 Apr). Reasons for and outcomes related to intrauterine device removals in the emergency department: a case series [Letter to the editor]. Ann Emerg Med, 63(4), 496-7.

Abstract

  1. Everett B, Sanders J, Myers K, Turok DK (). Long-term socioeconomic outcomes of women who avoided teen parenthood through abortion [Abstract]. Contraception, 98(4), 345.
  2. Sanders JN, Turok DK, Royer PA, Thompson IS (). No time for a better EC: Willingness to participate in a trial of Copper T380 IUD or oral levonorgestrel and the levonorgestrel IUD as emergency contraception [Abstract]. Reproductive Health.
  3. Sok C, Sanders JN, Turok DK, Royer PA (). Why Wait? Postpartum return to sexual activity and contraception use [Abstract]. Reproductive Health.

Other

  1. Geist C, Aiken AR, Sanders JN, Everett BG, Myers K, Cason P, Simmons RG, Turok DK (2019 Mar). Corrigendum to "Beyond intent: exploring the association of contraceptive choice with questions about Pregnancy Attitudes, Timing and How important is pregnancy prevention (PATH) questions" [Contraception volume 99 Issue 1 (2019) 22-26]. Contraception (99(3), p. 197). United States.