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Frances J Dunston, MD, MPH

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Professor and Chair
Department of Pediatrics
Morehouse School of Medicine

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Specialty: General Pediatrics

Clinical Interest/Expertise: General Pediatrics; Preventive Medicine

Research Interest: Child Health Disparities and Health Services

Medical School: University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Residency: Medical College of Virginia

Board Certification: Pediatrics; Preventive Medicine

Other Degrees:

  • Master of Public Health- Health Policy and Administration , University of North Carolina
  • Master of Science- Chemistry , Rutgers University
  • Bachelor of Arts-Chemistry (Summa Cum Laude), Fisk University


  • Frances J. Dunston, MD, MPH; Andrew C. Eisenberg, MD, MPA; Evelyn L. Lewis, MD, MA: John M. Montegomery, MD, MPH; Diana Ramos, MD, and Arthur Eistor, MD for the Ad Hoc Committee of the Commission to End Healthcare Disparities “Making a Business Care for Small Medical Practices to Maintain Quality While Addressing Healthcare Disparities”, J. National Medical Association, Vol. 100, No 11, Nov, 2008, pp 1318-1325