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Mary Kate Weber

Mary Kate Weber, M.P.H.
Behavioral Scientist
Prenatal Substance Exposure Surveillance and Research Team
Infant Outcomes Monitoring, Research, and Prevention Branch
Division of Birth Defects and Infant Disorders
National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4770 Buford Hwy, Mailstop S106-3
Atlanta, GA 30341
Phone: (404) 498-3926
Email: mweber@cdc.gov

Biographical Summary

Mary Kate Weber, M.P.H., is a behavioral scientist with the Prenatal Substance Exposure Surveillance and Research Team at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities. For over 20 years, Ms. Weber has provided leadership and technical support on fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD) in the areas of program implementation, public health policy, and health communication. Ms. Weber is actively engaged in recent programmatic efforts to improve healthcare provider practices to prevent FASDs, including the development of practice and system-level strategies to advance alcohol screening and brief intervention. Ms. Weber has previously worked at CDC in the areas of immunization and cancer prevention and also worked as a field assignee at the Chicago Department of Public Health on the topic of school health. Ms. Weber has a BA in psychology from LaSalle University and received her MPH at the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health.