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Assistant Scientist

Departmental Affiliations

Health Systems

Carrie Wolfson, PhD ’22, MPA, studies fertility and adverse pregnancy events using demographic and epidemiological techniques.

Contact Info

Research Interests

maternal, perinatal, and reproductive health; women's health; maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity demography
Experiences & Accomplishments
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
Skidmore College
Carrie Wolfson is an interdisciplinary researcher with training in demography, epidemiology, and policy analysis. Her current research focuses on adverse pregnancy events including stillbirth and severe maternal morbidity. She is a co-investigator on the Maryland Maternal Health Innovation Program (MDMOM).
Honors & Awards
Practice Award for Excellence in Public Health Practice—Team Award, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (2022)
Christian Meriweather Kennedy Scholarship, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (2020)
Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology Fellowship (2020)
The John and Alice Chenoweth-Pate Award, Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (2019)
Fellowship in Advance Family Planning, Bill and Melinda Gates Institute (2017-2019)
Caren Lane Sass ‘35 Award in Psychology, Skidmore College (2008)
Select Publications
Selected publications
  • Wolfson C, Qian J, Chin P, et al. Findings From Severe Maternal Morbidity Surveillance and Review in Maryland. JAMA Netw Open. 2022;5(11):e2244077. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.44077
  • Wolfson C, Qian J, Creanga AA. Levels, Trends, and Risk Factors for Stillbirths in the United States: 2000-2017. Am J Perinatol. 2022 Sep 29. doi: 10.1055/a-1925-2131. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35973798.
  • Wolfson C, Gemmill A, Strobino D. Advanced Maternal Age and its Association with Cardiovascular Disease in Later Life. Women’s Health Issues. 2022 Jan 17.
  • Berger BO, Wolfson C, Reid LD, Strobino DM. Adverse Birth Outcomes Among Women of Advanced Maternal Age With and Without Health Conditions in Maryland. Women’s Health Issues. 2020 Sep 19:S1049-3867(20)30094-3. doi: 10.1016/j.whi.2020.08.008.