Carmelle Wallace, MD, MPH, DTMH
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose - 05/11/2021

Bio

 

Carmelle Wallace, MD, MPH, DTMH is an assistant professor at Children's of Alabama/UAB in the division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine (PEM). She completed her pediatric emergency medicine-global health fellowship at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, her Pediatrics residency at University of Texas Southwestern, in Dallas, TX, and medical school at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX. Prior to her career in medicine, Carmelle was a materials engineer for Genzyme corporation in Cambridge, MA.

 

Her global health interests are in pediatric emergency medicine capacity building, medical education, and child protection and child trafficking research and advocacy. Her trafficking research focuses on survivor-derived recommendations for best practices, disparities and identification of vulnerable populations. She is honored to be a part of the academic community producing evidence to support health care-based efforts to make trafficking and child abuse care more widespread and equitable.