Roy Brown

Roy Brown

Roy Brown

Special Lecturer / Professor of Emeritus
Population and Family Health


402 Vanderbilt Clinic, 620 W. 168th St
New York NY USA 10032


Dr. Roy Brown has worked in over 40 countries in Asia, Africa, and Latin America. He is experienced in field activities having conducted field investigations, reviewed various projects, and served as an advisor to universities and governments. Dr. Brown has supervised students and junior faculty in various countries, and was trained in public health and international health both at the University of North Carolina and at London University. He currently co-teaches an elective course in the Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health titled: International Maternal and Child Health.


MPH, 1967, University of North Carolina
Other, 1963, DTM&H University of London
MD, 1956, College of Physicians and Surgeons
BA, 1952, Columbia College

Editorial Boards

Contemporary Pediatrics
American Journal of Public Health
Journal of Human Lactation

Other Affiliations

Distinguished Professor, International Health, New York Medical College, School of Public Health

Select Global Activities

EthioPublicHealth Training Initiative, Ethiopia: Advisory Board Member

Select Publications

W.J. Makofske, H. Horowitz, E.F. Karlin and P. McConnel Technology, Development and the Global Environment School of Theoretical and Applied Science, Ramapo College Mahwah, NJ 1991
R. Sandler and T. Jones Medical Care of Refugees Oxford University Press New York 1987
Brown, R.E. Breastfeeding Trends Amer. Journal of Public Health 76 238 1986
Brown, R.E. Health Problems in the Third World Lake Junaluska 1985
Brown, R.E. Breastfeeding Update St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center 1984
Brown, R.E. Breastfeeding and Family Planning: A Review of the Relationships Journal of Clinical Nutrition 35 162 1982
Brown, R.E. Relactation with Reference to Application to Developing Countries Clinical Pediatrics 17 333 1978
Brown, R.E. Weaning Foods in Developing Countries Amer. Journal of Clinical Nutrition 31 3055 1978
Brown, R.e. Relactation: An Overview Pediatrics 60 116 1977
Brown, R.E. Starving Children: The Tyranny of Hunger Springer Publishing Company, Inc New York 1977

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