Loyola University Medical Center/Loyola University Chicago
Dr. Elizabeth R. Mueller MD, MSME, is a Professor of Urology and Obstetrics/Gynecology at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine. She is also Division and Fellowship Director of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery Program. She completed a BS in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Missouri-Rolla and a MS in Mechanical Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis. She practiced as an engineer and business manager with Procter and Gamble for 6 years before attending St. Louis University’s School of Medicine. She completed her urology residency and FPMRS fellowship at Loyola University. She is board-certified in both.
Dr. Mueller is an NIH-funded researcher with an interest in minimally invasive (laparoscopic and vaginal) approaches to pelvic organ prolapse. She is a principle investigator and member of the NIDDK funded consortium on the Prevention of Lower Urinary Symptoms (PLUS) in women. Other areas of research interest include using 3-D ultrasound of the pelvic floor for pelvic floor disorders and management of surgical complications, understanding the urinary microbiome and its relationship to lower urinary tract symptoms. She is a gifted educator and has received numerous awards including Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine’s “Attending of the Year”, the Society of Women in Urology Christina Manthos Mentoring Award and the American Urogynecological Society Raymond Lee Lecture Award given to one person annually who contributed to the development and surgical advancement of urogynecology. She is also the mother to incredible 16-year old twins, Jonathan and Mia Rose.
Friday, May 3
12:50 PM – 1:00 PM
Sunday, May 5
8:00 AM – 8:20 AM