Holly Martin, MD: Child Health in Peru

The BREATH device (Baby Resuscitation Enhanced - A Tech Helper), is a combined hardware/software solution designed to improve and guide neonatal resuscitation in low-resource areas. Created by Dr. Martin, the BREATH device is in development with a Catalyst grant from UCSF for innovative digital health interventions.

Dr. Holly Martin is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at UCSF. She serves as the founding Director of the Pediatric Nocturnist Program at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and as hospitalist and urgent care attending for the ZSFG Department of Pediatrics. Dr. Martin mentors pediatric residents interested in global health. She also teaches medical students and residents in her clinical duties at ZSFG. Dr Martin provides in-country mentoring to an ongoing rotation of trainees, and conducts a variety of clinical research trials based in Peru, including development of the BREATH device. 

Join the 5th Annual  Pediatrics in Global Health Lecture Series in welcoming speakers in August and September. Please check back for exact times and location.

Friday, August 30, 2019 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Mission Hall, 1406
550 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94158

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School of Medicine, Global Health Sciences


Students, Postdocs, Faculty, Staff, Alumni


Mission Bay

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