Melissa Culp, MEd, RT(R)(MR)
Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Melissa Culp has been working with radiology professionals in Malawi since 2013. With other program leaders, Melissa fosters long-term educational partnerships with colleagues in Lilongwe to promote collaboration and increase radiology’s contribution to global health initiatives. For questions about RAD-AID Malawi, please contact Melissa: [email protected]
Brett Murdock, MD
Program Manager, Clinical Services (Kamuzu Central Hospital), RAD-AID Malawi
Brett Murdock, MD is a clinical assistant professor of radiology at UNC-Chapel Hill. During his diagnostic radiology residency, he traveled with RAD-AID Malawi to work with colleagues at Kamuzu Central Hospital. Now a faculty member in the Division of Cardiothoracic Imaging at UNC, Dr. Murdock continues to work with colleagues in Lilongwe and promotes trainee involvement in the partnership.
Kara-Lee Pool, MD
Program Manager, Physician Education (Partners in Hope), RAD-AID Malawi
Kara-Lee Pool, MD is a radiologist and global health researcher at UCLA, Department of Radiology. She is currently collaborating on a research project with Partners in Hope in Malawi evaluating ultrasound as a tool in the diagnosis of extrapulmonary TB in HIV positive patients using the FASH technique. Dr. Pool has volunteered in several countries including South Africa, Lesotho, Ecuador and Greece. She has produced documentaries and lectured nationally and internationally on the topic of global health.
Andrew Woodward, MA, RT(R)(CT)(QM)
Program Manager, Technologist Education, RAD-AID Malawi
Andrew Woodward is a technologist in the 3D lab at UNC Health with over 30 years of experience as an educator in the radiologic sciences. He has been part of RAD-AID Malawi since its establishment in 2013. In 2015, he hosted a faculty member from Malawi College of Health Sciences Radiography Programme on a teaching exchange in the UNC Division of Radiologic Science, and Andrew continues to promote objectives related to radiographer education within RAD-AID Malawi.