Global Health Center

Kevin Fiori

Kevin FioriCo-Director for Faculty Development
  Chief Resident, Department of Medicine

Kevin Fiori is co-directing a 3-year initiative called Healthy Moms and Babies: Ending Preventable Deaths in Togo in partnership with the Clinton Global Initiative, Hope Through Health, the Department of Pediatrics and the Department of Family and Social Medicine at Montefiore. He has has been involved in community-based global health initiatives in West Africa since 2003. In 2004, Dr. Fiori co-founded Hope Through Health while serving as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Togo, West Africa. From 2003-2007, Dr. Fiori served as a Community Health Specialist Volunteer with the U.S. Peace Corps in the northern Kara region of Togo. During his service, Dr. Fiori, and other Peace Corps Volunteers, partnered with a community-based association of people living with HIV/AIDS to advocate for access to lifesaving care and treatment which was not available at the time in Togo. Dr. Fiori now serves as Clinical Director of Hope Through Health, which aims to improve access to healthcare and promote innovation in health systems. By working in partnership with local organizations, patients, health workers, researchers and policymakers in Togo, Hope Through Health develops insights and solutions that are transferable and replicable. Hope Through Health currently works with the Togolese Ministry of Health at 9 health centers to build comprehensive health services in Northern Togo including HIV/AIDS care, pediatric and maternal care. Dr. Fiori's research interests include healthcare delivery science, the care delivery value chain, social determinants of health and community health worker systems.

Dr. Fiori received a Master of Public Health in Epidemiology and Biostatistics and a Certificate in International Health from Boston University School of Public Health in 2003 after earning undergraduate degrees from the University of California at San Diego. He completed a medical degree in 2012 at the University of Washington and his residency in Social Pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore in New York. He is currently a faculty physician affiliated with both the Department of Pediatrics & the Department of Family and Social Medicine at Montefiore.

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