Madeline Sutton (C'89)

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Leader, Minority Health and Health Equity, Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention

Dr. Sutton is a board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist and medical epidemiologist who is currently serving as the Lead for the Minority Health and Health Equity Research Activity in the Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Her main research areas at CDC have been in the areas of racial/ethnic disparities in HIV, STDs, mentoring historically underrepresented, minority scientists, women's health issues, and adolescent sexual health issues; she has presented at numerous scientific meetings and published over 40 peer-reviewed papers and book chapters on these topics. She maintains a faculty appointment at the Morehouse School of Medicine Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and provides clinical care to patients at local community health centers and outpatient clinics as well as an inpatient hospital facility in Decatur, GA.