Akua Afriyie-Gray, M.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Women's Health
Courtesy Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Division Director for Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, Department of Women's Health
Akua Afriyie-Gray, M.D., FACOG is a subspecialty-trained pediatric and adolescent gynecologist and director of the pediatric and adolescent gynecology division in a clinical partnership between Dell Children’s Medical Center and Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School. Additionally, Afriyie-Gray is an associate professor in the Dell Med’s Department of Women’s Health. She is board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology with a focused-practice designation in pediatric and adolescent gynecology.
Afriyie-Gray received her medical degree from the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago and her bachelor’s from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. She completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Georgetown University Medical Center and additional training in pediatric and adolescent gynecology at MedStar Washington Hospital Center and Children’s National Medical Center.
Afriyie-Gray has presented at multiple national meetings, including the Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics, where she will be a 2022 graduate of the prestigious Academic Scholars and Leaders program. She has also presented at the national meetings for the North American Society of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology and National Medical Association. Her research has focused on medical education and pediatric and adolescent gynecology. Her roles in medical education have included service as a clerkship director and in the areas of diversity of inclusion. Afriyie-Gray has received multiple awards for exemplary patient care. She is a member and has served on several committees of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, the Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics, the National Medical Association, and the North American Society of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology.