Dr. Christian John Hunter, MD, is the Director for Clinical Care, Education, and Research at the Center for Global Health Practice and Impact, and Professor of Medicine in the Department of Medicine at Georgetown University Medical Center.
Professor Hunter was most recently an Associate Professor and Head of the Departments of Physiology and Internal Medicine at the University of Namibia’s School of Medicine. Starting in 2012, he worked full-time in Namibia as part of the team establishing the first School of Medicine in the country. He oversaw the curriculum development, implementation, and assessment for both the Departments of Physiology and Internal Medicine. During these years he was course director for all Internal Medicine and Physiology courses, as well as organising and supervising the clinical rotations for students. Over 300 medical graduates are now in various stages of training and services in Namibia.