Carol J. Rowland Hogue

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Carol J. Rowland Hogue
  • Role: Associated Faculty
  • Education: PhD, University of North Carolina
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Jules and Deen Terry Professor of Maternal and Child Health, Professor of Epidemiology and Director, Women's and Children's Center, Emory University

CAROL J. ROWLAND HOGUE is Jules and Dean Terry Professor of Maternal and Child Health at Emory University, where she is also director of the Women's and Children's Center. She specializes in the health of women and children, with a particular emphasis on sexuality and family dynamics. Her recent fertility-related research focuses on prevention of pregnancies that may terminate in abortion among married adults--the group with the highest number of unintended pregnancies and abortions in the United States. She is lead editor of the book, Minority Health in America, and of a 2001 supplement to the journal Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology titled "New Perspectives on the Stubborn Challenge of Preterm Birth." Among her many appointments and honors, she is president of the American College of Epidemiology (2002-3) and received the MCH Coalition's National Effective Practice Award in 2002.