Stephanie Teixeira-Poit

Research Public Health Analyst

Education

  • MS, Sociology, North Carolina State University
  • BA, Communication and Sociology, Stonehill College

Stephanie M. Teixeira-Poit conducts public-health research aimed at improving quality of care for vulnerable populations, especially mothers and newborns. She specializes in quantitative and qualitative research and evaluation.

She serves as the evaluation lead for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)-funded Safety Program for Perinatal Care, which seeks to decrease maternal and neonatal adverse events and improve patient safety, team communication, and quality of care in labor and delivery units.

Ms. Teixeira-Poit is a doctoral candidate at North Carolina State University, specializing in global development and class, race, and gender inequality.