Anita L. Nelson, M.D.

Anita L Nelson, MD

Investigator, LA BioMed
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, David Geffen School of Medicine Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Program Director, Women’s Health Care Teams, Coastal County Health Centers, Los Angeles County Department of Health Services
Division of Gynecology, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center


Reproductive Health Care

Research Description

Dr. Nelson's research interests include contraception, gynecologic infection, menopause and menstrual disorders. Dr. Anita Nelson oversees the Women’s Health Care Clinics in the Los Angeles County Clinics in Harbor’s catchment and Harbor. She also is responsible for the Women’s Health Care Clinic (WHCC) on UCLA’s campus.


  • BA, 1970, Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA
  • BS, 1977, University of California, Irvine
  • MD, 1981, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA