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Maeve E. Wallace, PhD

Specialty Areas:

reproductive health, intimate partner violence, racial disparities

VPI Core Areas

VPI Core Areas: #Community Violence

Angles of Approach



Dr. Maeve Wallace is a reproductive epidemiologist with an interest in the social and policy determinants of women's health and health disparities. Her work has focused on the impact of intimate partner violence and neighborhood violence during and around the time of pregnancy. She published the largest national study to date on violent causes of death during pregnancy and postpartum. She works in collaboration with academic, government, and community partners to translate research findings into actionable efforts to improve women's health.