Kate Craemer, MPH

Visiting Research Specialist
Contact: 312-413-3785| [email protected]

Kate Craemer, MPH, is a Research Specialist at the Center for Research on Women and Gender (CRWG). Kate received her Master of Public Health degree in Maternal and Child Health and Community Health Science from the University of Illinois, Chicago in 2021. During her graduate studies, Kate worked as a Research Assistant for CRWG and I-PROMOTE IL project. Additionally, she holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Gender and Women’s Studies from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Kate’s research interests include maternal morbidity and mortality, social determinants of health, and empowering pregnant persons to have a positive birth experiences and healthy outcomes. Kate is also passionate about conducting community-informed qualitative and quantitative research, evaluation, and quality improvement/assurance to advance health equity.


Craemer, K. A., Sampene, E., Safdar, N., Antony, K. M., & Wautlet, C. K. (2019). Nutrition and Exercise Strategies to Prevent Excessive Pregnancy Weight Gain: A Meta-analysis. AJP reports, 9(1), e92–e120. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0039-1683377