AAMC names new chair of Women’s and Children’s Services

Anne Arundel Medical Center announces Monica Brown Jones, MD, as its new chair of Women’s and Children’s Services.

Dr. Jones comes to AAMC from Duke University Medical Center as well as WakeMed Health and Hospitals in Raleigh, N.C. While at WakeMed, she served as vice chair and chair for quality improvement for the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Since 2014, she has served as assistant professor of gynecologic oncology at Duke University Medical Center, and assistant professor of gynecologic specialty surgery at Campbell University School of Osteopathic Medicine.

Dr. Jones assumed the role of chair of Women’s and Children’s Services at AAMC in November. In this position, she oversees all inpatient and ambulatory departments and services within the service line.

“We are pleased to welcome Dr. Jones to Anne Arundel Medical Center,” said Mitchell Schwartz, MD, chief medical officer and president of physician enterprise at AAMC. “She has made significant contributions to her field and shares our strong focus on quality outcomes. She is the perfect person to lead our Women’s and Children’s services into the future. ”

Dr. Jones is board certified and fellowship-trained in gynecologic oncology. She completed a postdoctoral research fellowship in ovarian cancer at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) in Bethesda, Md., and gynecologic oncology fellowship training at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine in Rochester, Minn., where she remained on staff for five years prior to moving to North Carolina. Dr. Jones also holds a Master of Science degree in clinical trial and translational research from the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine. She attended medical school and completed her OB/GYN residency at the University of Cincinnati.

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