Justine P. Wu, M.D., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor
Areas of Research
Contraceptive decision support for special populations; social justice; mixed methods; implementation science; shared decision-making; e-health decision tools

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Dr. Justine Wu is a family physician with advanced clinical and research training in family planning through a Reproductive Health Fellowship and Master of Public Health Degree at the University of Rochester.

Dr. Wu’s research interests focus on supporting contraceptive decisions, particularly for people with chronic medical problems, breast cancer, or disabilities.  She has expertise in  the application of mixed methods to contraceptive research. She is a program faculty member of the University of Michigan Mixed Methods Program  and a former scholar of the NIH Mixed Methods Research Training Program

Dr. Wu is committed to confronting structural racism in health research by leveraging anti-racist principles throughout the research process. She is the Co-Founder and Co-Director of the Program on Anti-racism in Research and Scholarship in the Department of Family Medicine. 

Dr. Wu is the PI of an NIH grant to develop a contraceptive decision support tool for patients with medical conditions.



Medical School

M.D., University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ, 2000 


University of Michigan, Family Medicine, Ann Arbor, Mich., 2003


Reproductive Health, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, 2006

Advanced Degrees

M.P.H., University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, 2000


Lead Investigator

K23 Research Career Development Award

Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development and the National Institutes of Health



Dr. Wu's CV

Clinical Location

20321 Farmington Rd.
Livonia, MI 48152

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