People

CORE Leadership

Jenny Higgins, PhD, MPH

Position title: Professor of Gender and Women’s Studies and Obstetrics and Gynecology

Phone: Director and Research Hub Co-Advisor

Amy Williamson, MPP

Position title: Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Phone: Associate Director

Christine Durrance, PhD

Position title: Associate Professor of Public Affairs, Reproductive Equity Cluster Hire Faculty

Phone: Research Hub Co-Advisor

Jenna Nobles, PhD

Position title: Professor of Sociology; Director, Center for Demography and Ecology

Phone: Training Hub Advisor

Michael Wagner, PhD

Position title: Professor of Journalism and Mass Communication; Director, Center for Communication and Civic Renewal

Phone: Translation Hub Advisor

Zakiyyah Sorensen, RN, BSN

Position title: Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Phone: Outreach Lead

Laurel Rice, MD

Position title: Department Chair, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Phone: Chair, Internal Advisory Committee

Eliza Bennett, MD

Position title: Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Phone: Clinical Advisor

Lily Johnson

Position title: Senior Director of Development, UW Foundation, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Phone: Development Advisor

Staff

Samantha Herndon, MA

Position title: Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Phone: Communications Manager

Madison Lands, MSW, MPH

Position title: Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Phone: Research Program Manager

Kendall Newman

Phone: Outreach Intern

Zakiyyah Sorensen, RN, BSN

Position title: Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Phone: Outreach Lead

Mfonobong Ufot, BS

Position title: Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Phone: Program Coordinator

Amy Williamson, MPP

Position title: Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Phone: Associate Director

Investigators

Christine Durrance, PhD

Position title: Associate Professor of Public Affairs, Reproductive Equity Cluster Hire Faculty

Jason Fletcher, PhD

Position title: Professor of Public Affairs; Director, Center for Demography of Health and Aging

Tiffany Green, PhD

Position title: Assistant Professor of Population Health Sciences and Obstetrics and Gynecology, Reproductive Equity Cluster Hire Faculty

Jenny Higgins, PhD, MPH

Position title: Professor of Gender and Women’s Studies and Obstetrics and Gynecology

Laura Jacques, MD

Position title: Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Katherine Magnuson, PhD

Position title: Professor of Social Work; Director, Institute for Research on Poverty

Daniela Mansbach, PhD

Position title: Professor of Political Science, UW-Superior

Jenna Nobles, PhD

Position title: Professor of Sociology; Director, Center for Demography and Ecology

Laurel Rice, MD

Position title: Department Chair, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Nicholas Schmuhl, PhD

Position title: Research & Analytic Scientist, Population Health Institute

Leigh Senderowicz, ScD

Position title: Health Disparities Research Scholar

Alisa Von Hagel, PhD

Position title: Professor of Political Science, UW-Superior

Michael Wagner, PhD

Position title: Professor of Journalism and Mass Communication; Director, Center for Communication and Civic Renewal

Kelly Marie Ward, PhD

Position title: Assistant Professor of Gender and Women's Studies and Sociology, Reproductive Equity Cluster Hire Faculty

Cynthie Wautlet, MD, MPH

Position title: Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

CORE Lab

Lindsay Cannon, MPH, MSW

Position title: PhD Student, Department of Sociology and Demography Training Program

Rachel Dyer, MS

Position title: PhD Student, Department of Counseling Psychology

Corinne Hale

Position title: PhD Student, Department of Anthropology

Emma Romell

Position title: PhD Student, Department of Sociology and Demography Training Program

Leigh Senderowicz, ScD

Position title: Health Disparities Research Scholar

Taryn Valley

Position title: MD-PhD Student, School of Medicine and Public Health and Department of Anthropology

Kelsey Wright, MPH

Position title: PhD Student, Department of Sociology