Dr. Schroeder co-founded HolaDoctor in 1999. His current responsibilities include directing HolaDoctor’s research and consulting services, and overseeing the development of all company’s health content and programs. Dr. Schroeder is an expert in global health and a former tenured Associate Professor at Emory University’s Rollins School of Public Health. Dr. Schroeder retains a faculty appointment at Emory in the Department of Global Health where he continues to teach.
Prior to Emory, Dr. Schroeder was a post‑doctoral fellow at Cornell University from 1992 to 1993. Between 1989 and 1991, he lived in Guatemala and worked for the Institute of Nutrition of Central America and Panama. Dr. Schroeder has worked throughout Latin America for more than two decades and is fluent in Spanish. He has received numerous honors and awards including a Future Leader Award (International Life Sciences Institute of North America, 1998), Professor of the Year (Emory School of Public Health, 1997), and a Fulbright Fellowship (Indonesia, 1985-1986).
Dr. Schroeder received his PhD and MPH degrees from Johns Hopkins University in 1992 and a BA with honors and distinction from Stanford University in 1984. Dr. Schroeder is the author of a book and various articles. He has worked in or traveled to over 75 countries.