Diane Louise Rowley

Professor of the Practice of Public Health
Maternal & Child Health
Curriculum Vitae 

REACH NC (Collexis) Research Profile
422B Rosenau Hall
Campus Box 7445
Chapel Hill 27599-7445
T: 919-843-9291


1973  Wellesley College  BA, American History

1977  Meharry Medical College  MD, Medicine

1987  Harvard School of Public Health  MPH, Public Health

Key Publications

Rowley DL, Chapple-McGruder T, Mendez DD, Browne D. (2013)
Disparities in maternal and child health in the United States.
In Kotch JB, editor. Maternal and child health: programs, problems and policy in public health: 3rd ed, p. 233-53.

Hasson RE, Rowley DL, Prince CB, Jones CP, Jenkins WC (2013)
The Society for the Analysis of African-American Public Health Issues (SAAPHI).
American Journal of Public Health: posted online Dec 19

Hogan V, Culhane J, Crews Km Mwaria C, Rowley D, Levenstein L, Mullings L. (2013)
The impact of social disadvantage on preconception health, illness and well-being: an intersectonal analysis.
American Journal of Health Promotion: vol. 27(3 Suppl), p. 3S32-42.

Hogan VK, Rowley D, Bennett T, Taylor KD (2012)
Life course, social determinants, and health inequities: toward a national plan for achieving health equity for African-American infants – a concept paper.
Maternal and Child Health Journal: vol. 16(6), p. 1143-50.

Jackson FM, Rowley DL, Owens T. (2012)
Contextualized stress, global stress, and depression in well-educated, pregnant, African-American women.
Women’s Health Issues: vol. 22(3), p. 3329-36 Epub 2012 Jan 3.

Rowley, Hogan VK. (2012)
Disparities in infant mortality and effective, equitable care: Are infants suffering from benign neglect?
Annual Reviews in Public Health: vol. 33, p. 75-87.