Alaina Brown, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor
Obstetrics and Gynecology

Division: Gynecologic Oncology
Research Interests: Palliative Care, Patient-Provider Communication, Clinical Trials


  • M.D., UT Houston Medical School, 2008
  • Residency, Johns Hopkins, 2012
  • M.P.H., UT Houston School of Public health, 2014
  • Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology, MD Anderson, 2016


Dr. Brown is a gynecologic oncologist who focuses on the surgical and medical treatment of gynecologic malignancies including ovarian, fallopian, primary peritoneal, endometrial, vulvar, vaginal, and cervical cancers. She joined the faculty at Vanderbilt in 2016.

Research Description

Dr. Brown's research interests include patient-provider communication, patient quality of life, and palliative care.