Children’s Lifeline International® is fortunate to have, as affiliates, some of the best teaching hospitals and organizations in the United States. Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital, Rady Children’s Hospital, San Diego, University of California San Diego Medical Center, as well as Boston Children’s Hospital have been in close association sharing medical expertise along with a multitude of well known institutions listed below.

Medical Volunteers - Mission Team Leaders


Mission Team LeaderUS/Home HospitalUniversity / Affiliation
Dr. Francis Fynn-ThompsonChildren's Hospital BostonHarvard University
Dr. Daniel TurnerChildren's Hospital of MichiganWayne State University
Dr. Robert RossChildren's Hospital of MichiganWayne State University
Dr. Aubyn MarathDoernbecher Children's HospitalOregon Health and Sciences University
Dr. Seshadri BalajiDoernbecher Children's HospitalOregon Health and Sciences University
Dr. Michael WomackDoernbecher Children's HospitalOregon Health and Science University
Dr. Fabio OlarteFrederick Memorial HospitalJohns Hopkins University
Dr. John MyersPenn State Hershey Children's HospitalPenn State University
Dr. Brian ClarkPenn State Hershey Children's HospitalPenn State University
Dr. John LozierMercy Medical Center of Des MoinesAmerican Airlines Miles for Kids
Dr. Stephen MooradianMercy Medical Center of Des MoinesAmerican Airlines Miles for Kids
Dr. Thomas BeckerMercy Medical Center of Des MoinesAmerican Airlines Miles for Kids
Dr. Robert HamiltonPacific Ocean PediatricsLighthouse Medical Missions
Dr. Paul GrossfeldRady Children's HospitalUniversity of California San Diego
Dr. Patrick LeblancBrooklyn Hospital CenterChildren's Health Institute
Dr. Jeffrey MosesTri City Medical CenterSmiles International Foundation
Dr. Abraham RothmanChildren's Heart Center Las VegasNot Applicable
Dr. Bradley KellerChildren's Hospital of PittsburghSouth East Asia Prayer Center (SEAPC)
Dr. Hoi Sang UChildren's Hospital San DiegoUniversity of California San Diego
Dr. Heakyung KimColumbia University Medical CenterCornell University
Dr. Larry NichterHoag Memorial HospitalPlasticos Foundation
Dr. Robert BurnsHoag Memorial HospitalPlasticos Foundation
Dr. Michael LevyInstitute of Neurosurgery AMScUniversity of California San Diego
Sir Magdi YacoubNational Heart and Lung Institute (U.K.)Chain of Hope / Imperial College of London
Dr. Albert PhillipsSt. Johns Hospital in Santa MonicaAMAA Social Service Center
Dr. Marna GeislerSt. Johns Hospital Santa MonicaMyanmar Compassion Project / S.A.V.E
Dr. Michael HirshUMASS Memorial Children's HospitalUniversity of Massachusetts
Dr. Elizabeth CristofaloFrederick Memorial HospitalJohns Hopkins University
Dr. Ulrika Birgersdotter-GreenUniversity of California San Diego Cardiovascular CenterUniversity of California San Diego