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CONTRIBUTORS

The American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) Global Health Task Force Trainee Workgroup members include Drs. Nicole St Clair (Lead), Sumeet Banker, Sabrina Butteris, Jill Helphinstine, Stephanie Marton, Trish McQuilkin, Michael Pitt, Chuck Schubert, Gordon Schutze, and Jennifer Watts.

Additional authors were recruited from the Association of Pediatric Program Directors (APPD) through the APPD Global Health Learning Community Executive and Steering Committee and include Drs. Tania Condurache, Heather Crouse, Heather Lukolyo, Christiana Russ, and Omolara Uwemedimo.

The following U.S. leadership groups and individuals provided excellent reviews of this guide and suggestions for improvement:

  • 2016-17 APPD Global Health Learning Community Executive and Steering CommitteesDrs. Tania Condurache (Co-Chair), Christiana Russ (Co-Chair), Adelaide Barnes, Maneesh Batra, Sabrina Butteris, Heather Crouse, Heather Lukolyo, Trish McQuilkin, Joanne Mendoza, Michael Pitt, Chuck Schubert, Nicole St Clair, Omolara Uwemedimo, and Jennifer Watts
  • 2016-17 American Academy of Pediatrics Section on International Child Health Executive Committee: Drs. Parminder Suchdev (Chair), Linda Arnold (former Chair), Kevin Chan, Cindy Howard, Patrick McGann, Nicole St Clair, and Kate Yun
  • 2016-17 ABP Global Health Task Force members: Drs. Sabrina Butteris (Chair), Maneesh Batra, Christopher Cunha, Chandy John, Jonathan Klein, David Nichols, Cliff O’Callahan, Nicole St Clair, and Andrew Steenhoff
  • 2014-2016 ABP Global Health Task Force members: Drs. Stephen Ludwig (former Chair), Robert Black, Laura Brooks, and Bonita Stanton
  • 2016-17 ABP Education and Training Committee: Drs. Suzanne Woods (incoming Chair), Gail McGuinness (outgoing Chair), Michael Barone, Deb Boyer, Carol Carraccio, David Gremse, Richard Mink, Adam Rosenberg, Dan Schumacher, Richard Shugerman, Nancy Spector, Franklin Trimm, Nicole Washington, and Yolanda Wimberly
  • 2018 ABP Board of Directors: Drs. Ann Burke (Chair), Anna Kuo, Victoria Norwood, David Gremse, David Nichols, Patrick Brophy, Stephanie Davis, John Frohna, Rutledge Hutson, H. Stacy Nicholson, Diane Pickles, DeWayne Pursley, Robin Steinhorn, Brad Weselman, and Suzanne Woods
  • In-depth APPD reviewers: Drs. Bob Vinci, Sharon Unti, Bruce Herman and Janet Serwint
  • ABP International and Special Initiatives Team: Donna Crisp, Valerie Haig, Liayn McCall, and Dr. Laurel Leslie
  • Staff and leadership affiliated with the ABP’s Communications Department and the ABP Foundation

The following global colleagues, all with extensive experience living and working in low- and middle-income settings and hosting visiting U.S. trainees, offered excellent reviews and suggestions for improvement:

  • Alhassan Abdul-Mumin, MD, Cert PGPN, FGCP, Senior Pediatrician and Senior Lecturer, University for Development Studies, School of Medicine and Health Sciences and Tamale Teaching Hospital, Tamale, Ghana
  • Workeabeba Abebe MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
  • Hector Aranibar, MD, Clínica Alemana de Santiago, Chile
  • Tonya Arscott-Mills, MD, MPH, Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania (in affiliation with University of Botswana)
  • Sabrina Bakeera-Kitaka, MD, Senior Lecturer, Makerere University College of Health Sciences; Paediatric and Adolescent Health Specialist, Mulago National Referral Hospital, Kampala, Uganda
  • Jacqueline Gautier, MD, Directrice Nationale de Santé - Hôpital Saint Damien, Haiti
  • Dipesalema Joel, MBBChBAO, B Med Sc(NUI), MRCPI, Senior Lecturer and Consultant Paediatrician, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Health, University of Botswana/Princess Marina Hospital, Gaborone, Botswana
  • Peter Nicholas Kazembe, MBChB, FRCPC, Associate Professor, Baylor College of Medicine; Executive Director, Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation Malawi
  • Varun Kumar, MD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University
  • Ahmed Laving, MD, Senior Lecturer, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Nairobi, Kenya
  • Natalie McCall, MD, MPH, Visiting Assistant Professor, Yale University; Rwanda Human Resources for Health Program, Kigali, Rwanda
  • Mogomotsi S. Matshaba, MBBCh, Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine Retrovirology; Executive Director, Botswana-Baylor Children's Clinical Center of Excellence
  • Sommanikhone Phangmanixay, MD, Director of Children's Hospital, Vientiane, Laos
  • Lisine Tuyisenge, MD, Senior Consultant Pediatrician and Acting Director of Medical Services, Kigali University Teaching Hospital; Clinical Associate Professor, University of Rwanda
  • Dalton Wamalwa, MBChB, MMed, MPH, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Nairobi, Kenya
  • Jan Wilhelm, MD, Clínica Alemana de Santiago, Chile