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Michelle Niescierenko | Medical Services

Programs & Services


  • English

Michelle Niescierenko | Education

Undergraduate School

Ithaca College

2002, Ithaca, NY

Medical School

University of Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

2006, Buffalo, NY


Boston Children's Hospital/Boston Medical Center

2007, Boston, MA


Boston Combined Residency Program (BCRP)

2009, Boston, MA


Boston Children's Hospital

2015, Boston, MA

Graduate School

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

2016, Boston, MA

Michelle Niescierenko | Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics (Emergency Medicine)
  • American Board of Pediatrics (General)

Michelle Niescierenko | Professional History

Michelle Niescierenko, MD, MPH is a Pediatric Emergency Medicine physician, director of the Global Health Program at Boston Children’s Hospital and Health Specialist with Avenir Analytics. The Boston Children's Global Health Program works to improve child health globally through partnerships for clinical quality improvement, education, research and advocacy in over 30 countries around the world. ??Avenir Analytics health focus on high quality humanitarian health systems interventions.

She has experience in pediatric care and program development in China, Bolivia, Lesotho, Guatemala, Liberia, Indonesia, Uganda, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and Syria. In Liberia she provided pediatric humanitarian aid in the immediate post-conflict setting partnering local remaining infrastructure to US academic institutions for the last 10 years. Through these partnerships, sustainable programs for health system rebuilding including physician education and care for vulnerable children were developed in Liberia. During the 2014-2015 Ebola outbreak she lead the Liberian hospital public health response utilizing a rapid deployment of training done by local healthcare workers. This work continued into Liberia’s recovery phase with implementation of a national program for hospital quality improvement and emergency care training. Her particular areas of interest are in the provision of healthcare in humanitarian settings through system development, the development of emergency care systems for children as well as the role of children in humanitarian crises.

Michelle Niescierenko | Publications