Ijeoma Azonobi, M.D., M.P.H.  

Director of Undergraduate Medical Education & Assistant Professor

Community Health and Preventive Medicine

Assistant Residency Director

Public Health and General Preventive Medicine Residency Program
Location: National Center for Primary Care 324-A
Phone: 404-752-1629
E-mail: iazonobi@msm.edu


Morehouse School of Medicine
Residency: Department of Community Health and Preventive Medicine

Duke University
Residency: Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Morehouse School of Medicine
Degree: Doctor of Medicine

Morehouse School of Medicine
Degree: Master of Public Health

Swarthmore College
Degree: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

Research Interests

Women’s health and integrated medicine

Board Certification

Public Health and General Preventive Medicine


Payne, AB, Link-Gelles R, Azonobi I, Hooper WC, Beall BW, Jorgensen JH, Juni B, Moore M.  “Invasive pneumococcal disease among children with and without sickle cell disease in the United States, 1988-2009.”  Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal.  July 2013. Epub ahead of print. 

Boulet SL, Okoroh EM, Azonobi I, Grant A, Hooper CW. “Sickle Cell Disease in Pregnancy: Maternal Complications in a Medicaid-Enrolled Population,” Maternal Child Health Journal. 17(2):200-7, February 2013.

Taylor BD, Buckner AV, Walker CD, Azonobi I. “Training residents to address cancer health disparities,” Journal of Graduate Medical Education. 4(1):72-5, March 2012.

Okoroh EM, Azonobi IC, Grosse SD, Grant AM, Atrash HK, James AH.  “Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism in Pregnancy: A Review of Guidelines, 2000–2011,”Journal of Women’s Health. 21(6): 611-5, May 2012.

Azonobi I, McBride-Richter H, Patrick L. “Late-onset postpartum eclampsia,”Journal of Midwifery and Women’s Health. 51: 51-3, January 2006.

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Honors and Awards

President’s Council on Service and Civic Participation, President’s Volunteer Service Award