Baylor College of Medicine International Pediatrics AIDS Initiative (BIPAI) is the largest care and treatment network based at an academic institution supporting programs for HIV-infected and -affected children. BIPAI Headquarters and its network of nine affiliated, independent non-governmental organizations (NGOs) together provide pediatric and maternal healthcare for vulnerable populations around the world. 


A healthy and fulfilled life for every HIV infected or affected child and their family.


To provide high-quality, high-impact, highly ethical pediatric and family-centered health care, health professional training and clinical research, focused on HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria, malnutrition and other conditions impacting the health and well-being of children and families worldwide.


  • We allow nothing to distract us from our commitment to children and families.
  • We are true to our word.
  • We see opportunity in every challenge.
  • We refuse to duplicate or squander resources.
  • We never give up.
  • We respect and prize our partners.
  • We are hopeful and optimistic.
  • We focus on solutions, not problems.
  • We value teamwork.
  • We celebrate diversity.