improving the health of children around the world

Stanford Packard Global Child Health Program

We are committed to improving the health and well-being of children around the world through medical training, multi-disciplinary research, and improved clinical care for the underserved. Our team is equipping the next generation of physician-leaders in global pediatrics. 

Meet our HBREX Intern

Blessing is a rising junior on the pre-med track at Stanford University. She will likely be majoring in Human Biology, with a concentration in global health and health policy.

Seed Grant Winners

The inaugural Global Child Health Equity seed grant awardees have been selected. Congratulations to Dr. Clea Sarnquist and Dr. Jennifer Keller on their winning proposals. Thanks to the Child Health Research Institute and Stanford Global Health for their support. 

Practicing Rural Medicine in Ecuador

How does rural medicine in Ecuador compare with the US? What lessons might we learn from each other? Learn more as Mary Duke Biddle scholar and incoming Stanford peds resident, Alexander Ball, reflects on his away rotation.

Meet our newest residents

Four pediatric interns have been accepted into the Global Health scholarly concentration this year. Click to learn more about this great cohort!

Global Child Health and Diversity

Under the leadership of Dr. Bonnie Maldonado, Academic Director of Global Child Health and Senior Associate Dean of Faculty Development and Diversity, our team is passionate about the intersection between diversity and global child health. So, too, are our residents!  Dr. Ezinne Emeruwa (PGY-II) discusses what that looks like to her.


Follow the link to the Stanford Medicine Giving Page to support our work. Select (Stanford Medicine - Other) and specify the GHFGG Global Child Health Program Fd. Thank you!

Upcoming Events

First Annual Diversity & Inclusion Forum

May 18, 2018

8:00 AM-1:30 PM

LPCH West Building - Friedenreich Auditorium

Register by May 11