Susan Hillis

Global Coordinator for Strategy and Senior Technical Advisor, WWO Executive Team

Dr. Susan Hillis, PhD, serves at Oxford University and Imperial College London as Senior Research Officer and Co-Chair of the Global Reference Group on Children Affected by Crisis:  Joint Estimates and Action, which is hosted by the World Health Organization and includes additionally Harvard, Oxford, Imperial College, University College London, World Bank, USAID, CDC, Maestral International, and World Without Orphans. 

She also serves as Associate Dean for Continuing Medical and Dental Education for physicians serving in mission hospitals globally. She further serves as Senior Technical Advisor for World Without Orphans Movement.  Dr. Hillis previously served as a career officer and senior scientist at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and has over scientific 150 publications.

Her experience as an adoptive mother of 11 children has shown her that, together with her husband and faith community, unfailing love is unfailing.