Our Staff

Hiren Patel, MD, MPH

Co-Founder

MD: Manipal University

MPH: Harvard University

BSc: McMaster University

Hiren is the Director of Fellowship for the Division of Global Health and Human Rights at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School. Hiren is a board certified emergency medicine physician that has had widespread training in public health, global health and international emergency medicine systems development in low resource areas. He has founded three non-profit organizations focusing on youth leadership development and the promotion of global citizenship through sustainable social justice endeavors. He is of Indian decent, born and raised in Zambia, a Canadian citizen currently residing in Boston, USA. Hiren is a globe trotter, and has lived and worked in over 10 countries.