University of Nebraska Medical Center

Global Health Track

The Pediatric Residency Global Health Track rotations are open to UNMC applicants only:

  • Pediatric residents
  • Medicine-Pediatric residents
  • Pediatric fellows

The mission of the Pediatric Residency Global Health Track is to create multi-disciplinary, bi-directional efforts that engages residents, fellows, and faculty, locally and internationally, through education, clinical, and scholarly activities to advance global health equity.

Our vision is to promote best practices in longitudinal, sustainable, multidisciplinary, bi-directional and equitable partnerships, locally and internationally, that are guided by the principles that global health equity is essential to achieve optimal health for every child.

Contact Information

Shirley Delair, MD, MPH 
Pediatric Residency Global Health Track Director

Amy Rezac-Elgohary, MA
Pediatric Global Health Research & Education Programs Manager

Tabetha VanderWoude, BS
Global Health Track Coordinator



The UNMC Department of Pediatrics Global Health Track has partner sites in locations in Central America, South America, Africa and the Middle East.

Additional Partner-Site Countries

  • Belize 
  • Colombia
  • Nicaragua (paused)
  • Panama