Richard Aronson

Professional Title: 

Instructor, Online M.P.H. in Public Health Practice




Campus Address: 

AC #2210 Amherst College, Amherst, MA 01002-5000


M.D., M.P.H.

Area(s) of Specialization: 

Maternal and Child Health

Research Description: 

I specialize in health disparities, cultural and linguistic competence, maternal and child health leadership, family-centered care, the impact of racism and other inequalities on health outcomes, resilience, trauma and its effect on health, and the biochemistry of stress and how stress plays out at the clinical and public health level.

Key Publications: 

Aronson R, Uttech S, Soref M: "The Effect of Maternal Cigarette Smoking on Low Birth Weight and Preterm Birth in Wisconsin, 1991" Wisconsin Medical Journal. 1993:92, 613-617.

Aronson RA, Hunt LH: "Cocaine Use during Pregnancy and its Impact on Mothers and Infants: Implications for Physicians". Wisconsin Medical Journal 1990:89, 105-110.

Aronson RA, Griebel D, Cobb J: "Wisconsin's Birth and Developmental Outcome Monitoring Program". Wisconsin Medical Journal , 1989:88, 35-36.

Aronson RA, Griebel D, Cobb J: "Wisconsin's Birth and Development Outcome Monitoring Program". Wisconsin Medical Journal , 1990: 89, 115-118.

Ciske JB, Hoffman G, Hanson K, Annable KM, Wolff J, Litsheim T, Laessig R, Aronson R: “Newborn Screening in Wisconsin – Program Overview and the Addition of a Test to Screen for Organic Acidemias and Fatty Acid Oxidation Disorders”. Wisconsin Medical Journal, 2000:99, 38-42.

Richard Aronson Curriculum Vitae