Hendree Jones, Ph.D. serves as Director of UNC Horizons Program and Professor in the UNC Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She is an internationally recognized expert in the development and examination of both behavioral and pharmacologic treatments for pregnant women and their children in risky life situations. Dr. Jones has received continuous NIH funding since 1994 and has published over 145 peer-reviewed publications. She has authored two books, one on treating patients for substance use disorders and a second book focused on comprehensively caring for women who are pregnant and have substance use disorders. She has written multiple textbook chapters on the topic of pregnancy and addiction as well as editorial letters and non-peer reviewed articles for clinicians. In 2012 she won the Betty Ford Award from Association for Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse for her scientific contributions in advancing women’s addition treatment. She is a consultant for the United Nations and the World Health Organization. Dr. Jones leads or is involved in projects focused on improving the lives of children, women and families in Afghanistan, the Southern Cone, the Republic of Georgia, South Africa, and the United States.
Hendree Jones, Ph.D.
Chapel Hill, North Carolina