Carole Jordan-Harris, MD

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Carole Jordan-Harris, MD, MS, is an attending physician of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Jordan-Harris is also the former Chairman and current member of the Board of Trustees at Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science.

Dr. Jordan-Harris' main clinical and research interests include adolescent gynecology, urogynecology, breast and cervical cancer education, menopause, domestic violence and international health.

Her most recent grant from the National Committee of Quality Assurance/CMA Foundation/The California Endowment studied Sexually Transmitted Diseases-Testing, Education, and Prevention in Diverse Populations of Women in Southern California. She also presented at the CA HPV Vaccine Summit in Sacramento. As a local and international guest lecturer, she lectures at rural and major hospitals in South and West Africa. She has lead numerous medical missions providing education as well as free medications and surgeries to very grateful patients. Dr. Jordan-Harris was instrumental in establishing a Teaching Hospital in Nigeria.

She maintains active leadership and membership in several boards and professional organizations and continues her service on the Cedars-Sinai BioEthics Committee since 2006. Dr. Jordan-Harris has been honored for her work with battered women and is the recipient of Congressional recognition for her community services, numerous African humanitarian awards, and Distinguished Physician awards from organizations and universities. She was honored with a Chieftaincy title by the Igbo people making her the first American woman to be made a tribal chief.

Dr. Jordan-Harris earned her bachelor's and master's degrees from Howard University and her medical degree from the University of California at Irvine. She completed her obstetric and gynecology residency at King Drew Medical Center.

She is board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology in obstetrics and gynecology.