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Dr. Orode Doherty is a US Board-Certified Pediatrician, Public Health Physician and Founder of Ingress Health Partners (IHP).
IHP integrates expanded primary healthcare with community level behaviour change, technology, and partnerships to optimize maternal newborn and child health outcomes: they work with traditional birth attendants and maternity homes to improve referral patterns and establish safe pregnancy and newborn care practices.
She founded The African Children’s Hospitals Foundation, to improve children’s access to quality specialty care at dedicated Pediatric centers.
As pioneer Pediatrician in ICAP, Columbia University, she led teams that established over 100 maternal and newborn care clinics for mothers living with HIV in Nigeria. Subsequently as Africare Nigeria Country Director, she provided thoughtful leadership around enhancing the capacity of women and their families to improve health and livelihoods through behavior change, education, access to resources and technology.
She is a Fellow and moderator of the Africa Leadership Initiative West Africa and the Aspen Global Leadership Network.
She received Pediatric training at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital and the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh where she was an award-winning Pediatric resident and clinician.
She holds a Master’s in Public Health (Maternal & Child Health) from Harvard University’s School of Public Health.