Dr. Madeline Sutton (C'89)
Dr. Madeline Sutton (C’89) is founder and CEO of OneBrain4Health, an LLC aimed at achieving health equity through community-based science and mentoring. She is a board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist with more than 20 years of patient care experience, medical epidemiologist, nationally recognized author, speaker, and consultant, providing expertise on women’s health issues and public health strategies.
Dr. Sutton is a retired veteran of the US. Public Health Service, having served 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). She remains passionate about mentoring historically underrepresented early-career scientists and clinicians.
Dr. Sutton has presented at numerous scientific meetings and published over 160 scientific articles and two books in the areas of women’s health, sexual health, and HIV/STD prevention. She maintains a faculty appointment at the Morehouse School of Medicine Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She has also provided care and instruction internationally through mission work and clinical training in Haiti, South Africa, and Ghana, discussing actionable, real-world strategies to help decrease reproductive health disparities and to help women take control of their health and freedom. She also shares medical expertise via her popular Facebook Live sessions, Instagram posts, and Twitter updates (@DrMadelineMD). Her mission is simple: improve access and health outcomes for women, especially women of color.
Dr. Sutton earned her bachelor degree in psychology/pre-med from Georgetown University, her M.D. and masters of public health degrees from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, and she completed her OB/GYN internship and residency at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (now Rutgers University).