Anu Agrawal, M.D.

Dr. Agrawal is a graduate of the University of Texas in Austin, and the Baylor College of Medicine. He trained in pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital and Research Center in Oakland, California. Dr. Agrawal joined the Baylor International Pediatric AIDS Initiative’s Pediatric AIDS Corps program in 2007, and worked for a year in Lesotho. He left the Pediatric AIDS Corps to pursue fellowship training in pediatric hematology/oncology at the Children’s Hospital and Research Center in Oakland, California, but he retained a passion for applying his skills to the benefit of children globally. Dr. Agrawal plans to contribute to both the HIV program and the hematology/oncology program as a member of the Texas Children’s Global Health Service Corps.

Dr. Agrawal has accepted an assignment with the Texas Children’s Global Health Corps in Botswana.


Jason Bacha, M.D., M.S.

Dr. Bacha is a graduate of the Pennsylvania State University and the University of Michigan Medical School. He trained in pediatrics at the Lucille Packard Children’s Hospital, Stanford University Medical Center. He holds a Master of Science degree from the University of Michigan Rackham Graduate School with a concentration in clinical research within the department of epidemiology. His Masters thesis is titled: “Potential mediators of the relationship between perceived neighborhood safety and future weight status”. During the course of his training, Dr. Bacha worked in Haiti, Kenya and Malawi.

Dr. Bacha has accepted an assignment with the Texas Children’s Global Health Corps in Tanzania.


Liane Campbell, M.D.

Dr. Campbell is a graduate of the Azusa Pacific University in California. She studied medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, and trained in pediatrics at the Lucille Packard Children’s Hospital, Stanford University Medical Center. During the course of her training, Dr. Campbell worked in Ethiopia, India, Thailand, and Malawi where she worked at St. Gabriel’s Hospital in Namitete in the inpatient nutritional rehabilitation unit. She also assisted with neonatal resuscitation in the labor and delivery department.

Dr. Campbell has accepted an assignment with the Texas Children’s Global Health Corps in Tanzania.


Elizabeth Fitzgerald, M.D.

Dr. Fitzgerald is a graduate of SUNY Geneseo, and she studied medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She trained in pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. She worked for one year as the medical co-director of a free clinic in Belize serving the indigenous Mayan population. Dr. Fitzgerald also has worked for several years as a primary care pediatrician.

Dr. Fitzgerald has accepted an assignment with the Texas Children’s Global Health Corps in Malawi.


Lauren Hall, M.D., M.Sc.

Dr. Hall is a graduate of Emory University, where she also studied medicine and trained in pediatrics. She also has a Masters in Science degree from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in the control of infectious disease. Her Masters dissertation is titled: “An Analysis of infant mortality within the mother and baby study in Entebbe, Uganda”.

Dr. Hall has accepted an assignment with the Texas Children’s Global Health Corps in Swaziland.


Mogomotsi Matshaba, M.B., Ch.B.

Dr. Matshaba is a graduate of University College of Dublin.  He worked as a medical officer in Botswana from 2005-2008, during which time he spent one year as a physician-in-training at the Botswana Baylor Children's Clinical Center of Excellence. He also has postgraduate training in HIV management, trauma management, and fundamentals of laparoscopic surgery and completed his residency training in pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine.

Dr. Matshaba has accepted an assignment with the Texas Children's Global Corps in Botswana.


Allyson McKenney, M.D.

Dr. McKenney is a graduate of Texas A&M University and the University of Texas Medical School. She trained in both medicine and pediatrics at the University of Texas Health Science Center, where she served as chief resident. She is the recipient of the 2010 Monica Barrett award given to a resident or faculty member who “exemplifies the professional attributes of integrity, excellence in patient care, leadership in community service, and kindness of spirit”.

Dr. McKenney has accepted an assignment with the Texas Children’s Global Corps in Malawi.


Sarah Perry, M.D., M.P.H.

Dr. Perry is a graduate of Reed College in Portland, Oregon. She studied medicine at Tulane University School of Medicine, where she also completed a Masters in Public Health degree with a concentration in tropical medicine. She trained in pediatrics at the University of Washington in Seattle, where she participated in the global health track. Prior to studying medicine, Dr. Perry served as an HIV/AIDS educator in Hamisi, Kenya with the United States Peace Corps. Dr, Perry has accepted an assignment with the Texas Children’s Global Health Corps in Swaziland.


Nicole Salazar-Austin, M.D.

Dr. Salazer-Austin is a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She studied medicine at Harvard University, and trained in pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. During the course of her training, Dr. Salazar-Austin worked in Nkomazi, South Africa and in Francistown, Botswana where she performed a needs assessment of the Nyangabgwe hospital’s infection control program.

Dr. Salazer-Austin has accepted an assignment with the Texas Children’s Global Health Corps in Swaziland.


Shannon Shea, M.D., M.P.H

Dr. Shea is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame. She studied medicine at Johns Hopkins University, where she also obtained a Masters in Public Health degree with a concentration in child and adolescent health. She trained in pediatrics at the University of California San Francisco. Prior to studying medicine, Dr. Shea worked for ten years as a certified public accountant in Georgia and Florida. An international volunteer experiences as a teacher and in an orphanage in Bolivia inspired her to change careers and pursue medicine.

Dr. Shea has accepted an assignment with the Texas Children’s Global Health Corps in Tanzania.


Elizabeth Weiner, M.D., M.F.A.

Dr. Weiner is a graduate of Wesleyan University and the University of California San Francisco School of Medicine. She trained in pediatrics at the Massachusetts General Hospital for Children. She also holds a Master of Fine Arts degree in poetry from Boston University. During the course of training, Dr. Weiner traveled to Niger, Bolivia, Mali, and Liberia, where she worked in the delivery room and neonatal intensive care. These experiences have inspired many of her poems.

Dr. Weiner has accepted an assignment with the Texas Children’s Global Health Corps in Gondar, Ethiopia.