Andrew Steenhoff, MBBCh, DCH

Core Faculty

Andrew Steenhoff, MBBCh, DCH is a core faculty member at the Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness (CPCE) at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), an attending physician in the Division of Infectious Diseases, medical director of CHOP’s Global Health Center, and director of the Pincus Global Health Fellowship. He is also an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.

Dr. Steenhoff combines clinical and research skills to improve pediatric outcomes in the developing world. His research focuses on pediatric infectious diseases with a particular interest in tuberculosis, HIV, pneumonia and gastroenteritis.

From 2008 to June of 2015, Dr. Steenhoff was based in Botswana for 7 and a half years where he lead CHOP’s Global Health program and was faculty with the Botswana-UPenn Partnership. In July 2015, he returned to Philadelphia as the medical director of the Global Health Center at CHOP. As a global health advocate, he seeks to optimize mutually beneficial collaborations between clinical and academic institutions in diverse settings. He has practiced clinical medicine in the United States, England, Botswana and South Africa.

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