Dr. Ndidiamaka Amutah-Onukagha
Dr. Ndidiamaka Amutah-Onukagha is the Julia A. Okoro Professor of Black Maternal Health in the Department of Public Health and Community Medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine. She is the founder and director of the Center of Black Maternal Health and Reproductive Justice and of the Maternal Outcomes of Translational Health Equity Research Lab. Dr. Amutah-Onukagha’s research investigates maternal health disparities, infant mortality, reproductive health and social justice, and HIV/AIDS as experienced by Black women. She also serves as the assistant dean of diversity, equity, and inclusion for the university’s public health and professional degree programs. Currently, Dr. Amutah-Onukagha is the principal investigator of two multi-year studies on maternal mortality and morbidity.