- George Washington University School of Nursing
- University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center - Certified Nurse Midwife
- Certified Nurse Midwife
Jeanne Murphy, PhD, CNM, FACNM, is an Assistant Professor of nursing at the George Washington University School of Nursing. Prior to joining the university faculty, Dr. Murphy was a program officer in the Healthcare Delivery and Disparities Research Program at the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) in Washington, DC. Dr. Murphy completed a post-doctoral fellowship on cancer prevention with the National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health in Rockville, Maryland. During her work at the NIH, she designed and conducted research on the prevention of breast and cervical cancer among underserved populations.
Dr. Murphy’s current program of research seeks to improve understanding of breastfeeding in childbearing families and develop breastmilk predictive analytics to improve care of breastfeeding women. The goal of this work is to improve long-term breast health. Her cancer prevention research also examines approaches to embed cancer prevention interventions in maternal care practice and expands understanding of the mechanisms of cancer prevention through lactation.