A Leading Authority in Global Health

In addition to serving patients across Northeast Ohio, we are a recognized leader in global health. Each year, the University Hospitals Roe Green Center for Travel Medicine & Global Health awards clinicians working in the global health field with grant funding to drive change worldwide.

2021 Roe Green Scholars

Leonardo  Kayat Bittencourt, MD

Leonardo Kayat Bittencourt, MD

Driving innovation in health care by leading technology exchange and opportunity transfer across the globe for the UH Roe Green Center.

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Rachel  Pope, MD, MPH

Rachel Pope, MD, MPH

Creating an online platform and app to train obstetric fistula surgeons in developing economies, including Malawi, Sierra Leone, and Madagascar.

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George Yendewa, MD, MPH

George Yendewa, MD, MPH

Studying infectious diseases, including socio-cultural and economic determinants of HIV acquisition, across his native Sierra Leone and Liberia.

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UH Roe Green in the News

Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, the University Hospitals Roe Green Center for Travel Medicine & Global Health has been an international thought-leader in combating COVID-19.