Gitanjli (Tanya) Arora MD, DTMH
Pediatric Hospitalist, UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital
Dr Gitanjli (Tanya) Arora, MD, MHS, DTMH, FAAP is a Pediatric Hospitalist at UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital. Dr Arora received her Masters in Health Sciences from Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health prior to attending medical school at USC Keck School of Medicine. She completed her residency training in pediatrics at Children's Hospital Los Angeles. She has also worked internationally with Doctors Without Borders in South Sudan and Guatemala, trained with Medecine Sans Frontieres Epicentre Responding to Epidemics, and received her diploma in Tropical Medicine from the London School of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. In addition to her work as a pediatric hospitalist she is a faculty member in the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine Program in Global Health.
Blog Posts by Gitanjli (Tanya) Arora MD, DTMH
Something could have been done
I wrote this in a dusty hot room with no fan and a generator run laptop in the middle of South Sudan after a difficult day. This was in January 2010 – prior to South Sudan independence. I was emailing friends and family in Los Angeles - many of whom do not realize the privilege it is to have access to vaccines, so I wrote this email largely to convey the importance of immunizations...
September 17, 2012