Dr. Carrie Teicher is the Director of Programs at Doctors Without Borders / Médecins Sans Frontières USA. Prior to joining the MSF-USA management team, she worked for seven years as a medical epidemiologist with Epicentre (www.epicentre.msf.org) and currently also serves as the Epicentre USA Representative.
Carrie has worked with Epicentre and MSF in several different roles and numerous contexts including work in South Sudan, Sudan, Kenya, Angola, Senegal, Mali, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Niger, Nigeria, Haiti, Palestine, and Jordan. Outside of MSF, Dr. Teicher has additionally served as a medical coordinator, primary investigator or program coordinator in the global health sector including work in Ethiopia, Kenya, Namibia, India, Israel, and OPT.
She holds an MD from the Sackler School of Medicine, an MPH from The Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University, and a BA from Barnard College. From 2001-2003 she served in the Peace Corps in Mali.