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Brooke Jones, LCSW

Doctoral Student
Maternal and Child Health


Brooke Jones is a second-year doctoral student in the Department of Maternal and Child Health at the UNC Gillings School of Public Health. Brooke is a current graduate research assistant for the Maternal Health Learning Innovation Center. Brooke’s primary areas of research include maternal mental health, maternal mortality, and gender-based violence.

In addition to joining the Department of Maternal and Child Health, Brooke works part-time with the Division of Public Health as a LCSW Abstractor for the NC Maternal Mortality Review Committee. Brooke received her MSW from North Carolina State University and has been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker since 2014.

Key Publications

A Closer Look at Preventable Pregnancy-associated Deaths Due to Opioid Overdose in North Carolina. North Carolina Medical Journal. Quick-Graham L, Jones B, Moore-Patterson R, Sheffield-Abdullah K (2023). North Carolina Medical Journal, 84(1).
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  • BA, Criminology, North Carolina State University
  • MSW, Social Work, North Carolina State University