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Maria Eva Trent, MD

Assistant Professor-Bloomberg School of Public Health
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
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  • Assistant Professor-Bloomberg School of Public Health
  • Director, Interdisciplinary Training-Leadership in Adolescent Health Program
  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics


Adolescent Medicine, Menstrual Disorders, Pediatrics, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, Polycystic Ovarian Disease

Research Interests

Menstrual Disorders; Pelvic Inflammatory Disease; Female Reproductive Health/Fertility Preservation


Dr. Trent is currently the Director of Interdisciplinary Training of the JHU Leadership in Adolescent Health Training Program and medical consultant for the Baltimore City Health Department School-Based Health Program. A major focus of Dr. Trents research and professional interest has been on fertility preservation and management of menstrual disorders in adolescent girls. She provides primary and subspecialty clinical care to children, adolescents, and young adults as a part of the Harriet Lane Program in the Johns Hopkins Childrens Center. Additionally, she is the principal investigator of several funded research studies designed to develop a strategic approach to the management of complicated sexually transmitted infections in young women.


  • English


Society for Adolescent Medicine
American Academy of Pediatrics
Society for Pediatric Research
North American Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology

Clinical Trial Keywords

  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

Additional Resources

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  • Education +


    • Harvard School of Public Health (Boston MA ) (2001)
    • University of North Carolina School of Medicine (Chapel Hill NC ) (1995)


    • Children's National Medical Center (Washington DC ) (1991)


    • Children's Hospital (Boston MA ) (1991)


    • Adolescent Medicine, American Board of Pediatrics (2001)
  • Research & Publications +

    Selected Publications

    Selected Publications:

    Trent M, Rich M, Austin SB, Gordon C. Quality of Life in Girls with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, 2002; 156: 1-5.

    Trent M, Rich M, Austin SB, Gordon C. Fertility Concerns and Sexual Behavior in Adolescent Girls with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: Implications for Quality of Life, Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, 2003;16 (1):33-7.

    Trent M, Rich M, Austin SB, Gordon C. Overweight status of adolescent girls with polycystic ovary syndrome: body mass index as a mediator of quality of life, Ambulatory Pediatrics, 2005;5 (2):107-111.

    Trent M, Ellen JE, Walker A. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease in Adolescents: Care Delivery in Pediatric Ambulatory Settings, Pediatric Emergency Care, 2005, Volume 21, Issue 7, 431.

    Trent M, MPH, Judy SL, Ellen JM, Walker A. Use of an institutional intervention to improve quality of care for adolescents treated in pediatric ambulatory settings for pelvic inflammatory disease, J Adolesc Health, 2006; 39: 50-56.

    Trent M, Millstein SG, Ellen JE. Gender-based Differences in Fertility Beliefs and Knowledge Among Adolescents from High STD Prevalence Communities, J Adolesc Health, 2006, 38:282-7

    Trent M, Roche KM, Clum G. Sexual Victimization and Reproductive Health Outcomes, Ambulatory Pediatrics, Ambulatory Pediatrics 2007; 7:313-316

    Trent M, Chung, Shang-en, Clum, G, Ellen, JE. New Sexually Transmitted Infections among HIV Infected Adolescent Girls, Sexually Transmitted Infections, 2007, 83 (6): 468-9

    Arrington-Sanders R, Ellen, JM, Trent M. HIV Testing in Adolescents Receiving STI Testing in an Urban Primary Care Setting, Sexually Transmitted Infections, 2008, 35 (7): 686-88

    Trent M, Chung S, Forrest L, Ellen, JE. Subsequent Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID) and Sexually Transmitted Infections after Outpatient Treatment for PID in Pediatric Ambulatory Settings, Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2008;162 (11):1022-5
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  • Activities & Honors +


    2001 Finalist, New Investigator Award, Society for Adolescent Medicine
    2002 Health Disparities Fellow, National Center for Minority Health and Health Disparities
    2004-2008 Generalist Faculty Scholar, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
    2005 Finalist, New Investigator Award, Society for Adolescent Medicine
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    Johns Hopkins Pediatric Specialty Clinic
    200 N. Wolfe Street
    Rubenstein Child Health
    Baltimore, MD 21287
    Phone: 410-955-2910
    Appointment Phone: 410-955-2910
    Fax: 410-502-5440
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    • Pediatrics - General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine

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