Speakers

 

Estelle S. Yoo, M.D.

Dr. Estelle Yoo is board certified in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and fellowship trained in Pediatric Otolaryngology. She is affiliated with Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, DC and Inoval Fairfax Medical Center/Inova Children’s Hospital in Falls Church, VA. She earned her dual undergraduate degrees in Computer Science and Biochemistry from University of Maryland at College Park where she graduated with distinction from the Honors Program. She received her medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Yoo went on to complete an Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery residency at LSU-Shreveport in Louisiana. During her training she gained extensive operative experience in otology, rhinology, endocrine surgery and facial plastic surgery. Following her residency training, Dr. Yoo gained subspecialty fellowship training in Pediatric Otolaryngology from Nemours Alfred I DuPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Delaware, one of the largest nonprofit organizations devoted to children’s health nationally, addressing pediatric airway, congenital hearing loss, congenital neoplasms of the head and neck, and craniofacial malformations.

Perry JansenPerry Jansen, MD, DTMH
MedSend – Senior VP for Strategic Partnerships

Dr. Jansen is a board-certified family physician who served in Malawi from 2000-2016 where he played an integral role in supporting the government’s strategy to bring life-saving antiretroviral therapy to this very poor country. He founded the Malawi non-profit hospital Partners in Hope (PIH), which has grown to be one of the largest providers of HIV treatment in the region and is a key training partner with the Ministry of Health and USAID. In 2016, Dr. Jansen realized his goal of handing over the hospital and training grants to national leadership. Dr. Jansen’s passion is now focused on health systems strengthening, especially in sub-Saharan Africa. He is currently serving as VP for the Teaching Hospital Network initiative of African Mission Healthcare. This program provides long-term, comprehensive support for African Mission Hospital post-graduate training programs. He and his wife have three children and one grandchild and live in Meridian, Idaho.

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