Positions

Overview

  • Anne E. Brisendine, DrPH MPH CHES is an Assistant Professor of Public Health Practice in the Department of Health Care Organization and Policy at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Public Health, and she serves as the Science Director of the Applied Evaluation and Assessment Collaborative. She received her DrPH and MPH degrees from the UAB School of Public Health before completing a Postdoctoral Fellowship at the UAB Civitan-Sparks Clinics and Department of Psychology as a Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and related Disabilities (LEND) trainee . She received her BA in American Studies from Barnard College, Columbia University. Dr. Brisendine has a background in interdisciplinary research, strategic management, and publishing, which allows her to be an effective communicator of research and policy to a variety of audiences. Her research and scholarly practice focus on a variety of topics including autism spectrum disorders, developmental monitoring in Early Head Starts, statewide systems development in education and health, early childhood mental health, and perinatal epidemiology.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2022 Community-Level Social Determinants of Health and Well-Child Visits Among Alabama Medicaid EnrolleesPopulation Health Management.  25:209-217. 2022
    2022 Disparities in Telehealth Utilization in a Population of Publicly Insured Children During the COVID-19 PandemicPopulation Health Management.  25:178-185. 2022
    2022 Disruption of Pediatric Emergency Department Use during the COVID-19 PandemicSouthern Medical Journal.  115:250-255. 2022
    2022 Disparities by race and insurance-status in declines in pediatric ED utilization during the COVID19 pandemicPLoS ONE.  17. 2022
    2022 Infant Mortality among Adolescent Mothers in the United States: A 5-Year Analysis of Racial and Ethnic Disparities 2022
    2022 Using “Learn the Signs. Act Early” to Influence the Caregiver and Educator Relationship and Increase Collaboration of Developmental Monitoring in Early Head Start SettingsEarly Childhood Education Journal2022
    2021 Testing a Tailored Social-Ecological Model for Autism Spectrum DisordersMaternal and Child Health Journal.  25:956-966. 2021
    2021 Evaluation of the Feasibility and Perceived Value of Integrating Learn the Signs. Act Early. Developmental Monitoring Resources in Early Head StartEarly Childhood Education Journal2021
    2020 The weathering hypothesis and stillbirth: racial disparities across the life spanEthnicity and Health.  25:354-366. 2020
    2018 Why Is the U.S. Preterm Birth Rate So Much Higher Than the Rates in Canada, Great Britain, and Western Europe?International Journal of Health Services.  48:622-640. 2018
    2017 Disparities in Infant Mortality by Race Among Hispanic and Non-Hispanic InfantsMaternal and Child Health Journal.  21:1581-1588. 2017
    2016 Disparities in Prenatal Care Utilization Among U.S. Versus Foreign-Born Women with Chronic ConditionsJournal of Immigrant and Minority Health.  epub. 2016

    Chapter

    Year Title Altmetric
    2016 Perinatal Epidemiology.  442-448. 2016

    Investigator On

  • ADPH Bureau of Family Health Services Technical Assistance Project  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
  • ADRS/CRS Evaluation  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF REHABILITATION SERVICES
  • ADRS/CRS Evaluation  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF REHABILITATION SERVICES
  • ALL Kids Proposal for Special Projects  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
  • Act Early COVID Response Evaluation  awarded by ALABAMA PARTNERSHIP FOR CHILDREN
  • Alabama Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health (IECMH) Evaluation  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH
  • Alabama Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health (IECMH) Evaluation  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH
  • All Kids Proposal for Special Projects  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
  • B-5 Research and Evaluation Project  awarded by DEPARTMENT OF EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
  • CRS Title V MCH Needs Assessment 2020  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF REHABILITATION SERVICES
  • Conducting a Landscape Analysis Research in Alabama  awarded by THE SOUTHERN POVERTY LAW CENTER
  • Mississippi Title V MCH Needs Assessment  awarded by MISSISSIPPI STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
  • Pediatric Access to Telemental Health Services (PATHS)  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH
  • Pediatric Access to Telemental Health Services (PATHS)  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH
  • Pediatric Mental Health Access Grant  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH
  • Research and Analysis for Alabama Medicaid  awarded by ALABAMA MEDICAID AGENCY
  • Title V MCH Needs Assessment  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
  • UAB Regional Autism Network (RAN)  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH
  • Universal Newborn Hearing Screening  awarded by ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
  • Education And Training

  • University of Alabama at Birmingham Psychology, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Public Health in Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2017
  • Master of Public Health in Maternal and Child Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2013
  • Bachelor of Arts in American / United States Studies / Civilization, Barnard College 2009
  • Full Name

  • Anne Brisendine