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Haywood Laverne Brown, MD

Property title
F. Bayard Carter Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, in the School of Medicine
Campus Mail: 203 Baker House, Durham, NC 27710
Phone: (919) 668-3948
Email: haywood.brown@duke.edu

Research focus is on health disparities as related to perinatal outcomes. Specific focus on the epidemiology of preterm delivery, infant and maternal mortality. Other research focus is on medical co-morbidities such as hypertension and cardiovascular conditions and the impact on pregnancy.

Education and Training

  • Fellowship in Maternal Fetal Medicine, Obstetrics And Gynecology, Emory University, 1982 - 1984
  • Internship and Residency, Obstetrics And Gynecology, University of Tennessee at Knoxville, 1978 - 1982
  • M.D., Wake Forest University, 1978
  • B.S., North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, 1974

Publications

Brown, HL. "Cervical prolapse complicating pregnancy." J Natl Med Assoc 89, no. 5 (May 1997): 346-348.

Scholars@Duke

Hielt, AK, Brown, HL, Collaghan, CM, Golichowski, AM, and Heerma, NA. "Aneuploidy: is cytogenetic evaluation indicated for unexplained elevated maternal serum alpha-fetoprotein?." Acta Diabetologica Latina 176, no. 1 PART II (1997): S88-.

Scholars@Duke

Brown, HL, Hielt, AK, and Gtith, SI. "Illicit drug use by pregnant women in metropolitan, medium sized, and rural counties using meconium sampling." Acta Diabetologica Latina 176, no. 1 PART II (1997): S124-.

Scholars@Duke

Brown, HL, Hielt, AK, Britton, A, and Mahaffey, D. "Methadone maintenance in pregnancy: A reappraisal." Acta Diabetologica Latina 176, no. 1 PART II (1997): S124-.

Scholars@Duke

Hielt, AK, Brown, HL, Gath, SI, Moore, C, and Peü-Abernathy, M. "Sensitivity and specificity of prenatal urine drug screening using national institute of drug abuse cutoff levels with the florescence polarization immunoassay." Acta Diabetologica Latina 176, no. 1 PART II (1997): S184-.

Scholars@Duke

Brown, H, Rishiger, J, and Hiett, A. "The effect of cocaine on fetal heart rate tracing during labor." Acta Diabetologica Latina 176, no. 1 PART II (1997): S183-.

Scholars@Duke

Brown, HL, Hiett, AK, Britton, KA, Turnquest, MA, and Golichowski, AM. "Tocolytic treatment for preterm contractions with and without cervical changes." American Journal of Perinatology 14, no. 7 (January 1, 1997): 405-409.

Full Text

Brown, HL, Watkins, K, and Hiett, AK. "The impact of the Women, Infants and Children Food Supplement Program on birth outcome." Am J Obstet Gynecol 174, no. 4 (April 1996): 1279-1283.

Scholars@Duke

Brown, HL, and Hiett, AK. "Deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism." Clin Obstet Gynecol 39, no. 1 (March 1996): 87-100. (Review)

Scholars@Duke

Spellacy, WN, and Brown, HL. "Why WIC (Women, Infants and Children Food Supplement Program)? [6]." American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 175, no. 4 I (1996): 1079--.

Scholars@Duke

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