Joedrecka S. Brown Speights, MD
Joedrecka S. Brown Speights, MD, is an associate professor and associate chair of family medicine and rural health at Florida State University College of Medicine. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians. She served a medically and socially high-risk population on the west side of Chicago as a maternal and child health fellow. Previously she served as medical director of the National Community Center of Excellence in Women’s Health at Turley Family Health Center in Florida through the Office of Women’s Health, Department of Health and Human Services. Her current efforts are devoted to the elimination of health disparities and promotion of health equity especially in maternal and child health and black infant mortality. Dr. Brown Speights graduated from Emory University School of Medicine.