Mathuram Santosham

Title: Director Emeritus

Location: Remote


Dr. Santosham is the Founder and Director Emeritus of the Center for Indigenous Health at the Johns Hopkins University. He holds Professorships in the Departments of International Health and Pediatrics. Dr. Santosham has worked with the White Mountain Apache and Navajo nations for over 40 years. His pioneering research on oral rehydration therapy and H.influenzae type b, conducted in partnership with these American Indian communities has helped to save over 50 million lives.