Global Health SIG

Global Health Special Interest Group seeks to 1) provide a forum for members interested or involved in global health work in any capacity to discuss, collaborate, and learn from each other; 2) attract trainees in pediatrics, allied health, and nursing interested in global health to the field of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition;3) increase awareness and knowledge of global health topics among the membership of NASPGHAN and sister organizations; 4) support one keynote address involving global health research, capacity building, or advocacy at each NASPGHAN annual meeting; 5) maintain an award for global health work in basic, translational, or clinical research, capacity building, or advocacy; 6)become a source of expert opinion and accurate, up-to-date reference in topics relating to global health within the aspects of our specialty; and 7)    advocate for the health of children worldwide in partnership with existing committees.

Suzanna Attia, MD, Chair
Houston, TX

• Vishal Avinashi MD. Vancouver, BC
• Christina Baldwin MD, Dallas, TX
• Robert Bandsma MD, Toronto, ON
• Sesi Dosunmu-Ogunbi MD, Montgomery, AL
• Christopher Duggan MD, MPH, Boston, MA
• George Fuchs MD, Lexington, KY
• Kerri Gosselin MD, Worcester, MA
• Benedikte Grenov, Copenhagen
• Paula Hertel MD, Houston, TX
• Kattayun Kordy MD, Los Angeles, CA
• Mark Manary MD, Saint Louis, MO
• Megha Mehta MD, Dallas, TX
• Sean Moore MD, MS, Charlottesville, VA
• Simone Nicol, Vancouver. BC
• Stephanie Oliveira MD, Cincinnati, OH
• Leonel Rodriguez MD, MS, Weston, MA
• Robert Shulman MD, Houston. TX
• Sana Syed MD, Charlottesville. VA
• Kevin Sztam MD, MPH, Portland, ME
• Indi Trehan, Saint Louis. MO
• Thomas Wallach MD, San Francisco CA