Dr. Maria Dunn is a pediatric hospitalist at CHOP and was a David N. Pincus Global Health Fellow in the Dominican Republic from 2015-2017. She most recently spent five years in Botswana with the Global HOPE (Hematology-Oncology Pediatric Excellence) program, a collaboration between Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children’s Hospital and the Botswana Ministry of Health to improve treatment and access to care for children with cancer and blood disorders. In addition to providing clinical care, she directed community outreach efforts to increase cancer awareness and support patients and families. Her interests include global health education, sustainability, and community-based interventions to improve child health.
- Describe at least two medical achievements in Botswana and the Dominican Republic that impacted child health over the last two decades
Recognize philosophical frontiers that can help or hinder global health
- Identify two actionable takeaways to help advance global child health
- Maria Dunn, DO
This seminar focuses on global health and was delivered at the CHOP 14th Annual Global Health Conference on September 30, 2022.
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