Yenupini Joyce Adams

Assistant Professor of the Practice & Global Maternal Research Lead in Global Health (MSGH) Program

Assistant Professor of the Practice & Global Maternal Research Lead in Global Health (MSGH) Program
Email
yadams@nd.edu
Office
915 Flanner Hall

Biography

Yenupini Joyce Adams is an Assistant Professor of the Practice and the Global Maternal Research Lead for the Eck Institute for Global Health. Before coming to Notre Dame, Adams was an assistant professor in the WellStar School of Nursing at Kennesaw State University. She earned her PhD from the College of Nursing at Michigan State University and her bachelor of science in nursing from Calvin University in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Her clinical expertise is in maternal/newborn nursing (RNC-MNN). Adams is passionate about using research and community interventions to improve maternal health, promote safe motherhood, and decrease maternal mortality and morbidity among vulnerable populations in the United States and sub-Saharan Africa, where the burden of maternal mortality is most severe.