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Global CARE

Sherman netlifeOur vision to improve the health of children extends far beyond the Rochester community. Dr. Andrew Sherman, a CARE graduate, leads Netlife, which focuses on distributing insecticide-treated bed nets to prevent malaria in West Africa. He now teaches Global Health in the CARE Track along with Dr. Nirupama Laroia, a URMC neonatologist.

James Thomas, MDDr. Laroia  has mentored several residents on trips to Ladakh, India with the Helping Babies Breathe (HBB) Program to decrease neonatal deaths. HBB is an evidence-based program sponsored by the AAP.