Marian Moser Jones is an Associate Professor and Graduate Director in the Department of Family Science at the University of Maryland School of Public Health in College Park, MD. She teaches graduate and undergraduate courses on the history of public health maternal and child health, and the human services. Her research examines the institutionalization of benevolence in the United States through an historical and ethical lens. She is the author of numerous peer-reviewed articles that place homelessness, maternal and child health, and other topics in historical, ethical, and social context; as well as the book, The American Red Cross from Clara Barton to the New Deal (Johns Hopkins, 2012). Jones was a 2010-2011 De Witt Stetten postdoctoral fellow at the National Institutes of Health, received her Ph.D. and M.P.H. degrees in Sociomedical Sciences from Columbia University, and received her A.B. from Harvard College. For more information click here.