Mary D'Alton, MD specializes in high-risk Maternal-Fetal Medicine, with the majority of her practice focusing on patients with high-risk pregnancies due to complex maternal or fetal conditions. At NYP/CUIMC, she has implemented a multidisciplinary, coordinated approach to manage the highest risk pregnancies at the Carmen and John Thain Center for Prenatal Pediatrics, which opened in 2010, and the Mothers Center, which opened in May 2018. As Chair of the Department of Ob/Gyn at NYP/CUIMC, she has worked to fill the gaps in women’s health by building and strengthening programs in infertility, minimally invasive gynecologic surgery, family planning, gynecologic oncology, and integrated women’s health care. Serving as co-chair of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists District II Safe Motherhood Initiative since 2013, D’Alton has led efforts locally and nationally to raise awareness about maternal mortality and morbidity and improve maternal outcomes. D’Alton’s work to advance education, research, clinical practice, and policy development in women’s health has won national recognition. In 2013, D’Alton was elected as a member to the National Academy of Medicine (formerly the Institute of Medicine).