Office of Research on Women’s Health (ORWH)
Maggie Brewinski Isaacs, M.D., M.P.H.
Maggie Brewinski Isaacs, M.D., M.P.H., joined ORWH in 2013. She is a physician board certified in both Pediatrics and Preventive Medicine. Previous experience includes serving as team lead at the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration for the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) Medical Education Partnership Initiative (MEPI) and as the Immunization Officer in Guyana with the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)/World Health Organization (WHO). Dr. Brewinski Isaacs has also worked with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) as the Senior Technical Advisor for Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission (PMTCT) and Pediatric HIV, and served as co-chair of the PEPFAR PMTCT and Pediatric HIV Technical Working Group. Her publications include work on complications of HIV treatment in children, PMTCT, and general pediatrics.
Dr. Brewinski Isaacs completed her undergraduate studies in biology, chemistry, and philosophy at St. Andrews Presbyterian College in Laurinburg, NC, and medical school at Wake Forest University in Winston Salem, NC. She then went on to the Johns Hopkins Hospital and Bloomberg School of Public Health for a residency in pediatrics followed by a second residency in preventive medicine, and a Master’s degree in public health, focusing on global and maternal/child health. NIH & HHS Agency Liaison: FIC, NCATS, NIAID (DAIDS, OGR), NICHD