The Syrian Humanitarian Crisis:  Challenges and opportunities applying your skills in GH settings

Christopher Stewart, MD, is director of a number of global health education programs at UCSF, and has directed NIH and Doris Duke funded programs focused on global health education for university health science trainees. He is involved in a number of international projects, he was awarded the UCSF Chancellor’s Award for public service in 2004 for work in Viet Nam. in 2009 he was honored with the Global Health Education Consortium’s Veljii award. Internationally, he trains programs in child physical and sexual abuse. Trainings have been conducted in the Democratic Republic of Congo and on the Syrian border in Turkey.

Dr Stewart is Professor of Pediatrics at UCSF, and Board Certified in child abuse pediatrics. Dr. Stewart received his BA from Yale University in Asian Studies, his MD from Harvard, and completed his residency training and a chief residency in pediatrics at UCSF. Dr. Stewart works as a hospitalist and pediatrician at ZSFG.

Join the 5th Annual Pediatrics in Global Health Lecture Series in welcoming speakers in August and September. 

Monday, September 16, 2019 at 11:00am to 12:00pm

533 Parnassus, University Hall, 4th Floor, U-458

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School of Medicine, Global Health Sciences


Students, Postdocs, Faculty, Staff, Alumni



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