Global Health Symposium – Instructional Team

Course Director

Fiemu Nwariaku, M.D., FACS, FWACS
Malcolm O. Perry, M.D. Professor of Surgery
Associate Dean, Office of Global Health
Professor, Department of Surgery
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Instructional Team

Eric Bing, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A.
Senior Fellow and Director for Global Health, George W. Bush Institute
Dallas, Texas

Malick Diaria
Public Health (Workplace Infectious Disease Control Program)
Manager, Global Medicine and Occupational Health Department
Exxon Mobil
Houston, Texas

Mark Harris, M.D., M.B.B.S.
Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology
University of Utah School of Medicine
Salt Lake City, Utah

Scott Kellermann, M.D., M.P.H. & TM
Founder, Bwindi Community Hospital
Advisor, Batwa Development Program 

Mark Kline, M.D.
J.S. Abercrombie Professor & Chairman
Ralph D. Feigin Chair
Department of Pediatrics
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas 

Sarah Cotton Nelson
Chief Philanthropy Officer, Communities Foundation of Texas 

Jotam Pasipanodya, M.D., Ph.D.
Research Scientist, Office of Global Health 

Robert Riviello, M.D., M.P.H.
Director of Global Surgery Programs
Brigham and Women’s Center for Surgery & Public Health
Associate Surgeon
Brigham & Women’s Hospital; Trauma, Burns, & Surgery
Instructor in Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts 

John Tarpley, M.D.
Director, General Surgery Residency Program
Professor, Department of Surgery, Section of Surgical Sciences
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, Tennessee