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GLOBAL HEALTH Faculty

Heather Brown, MD, MPH
Director of Global Health, IEM Fellowship Director

Fellowship: George Washington University, Class of 2013

Residency: Palmetto Health, Class of 2011

Medical School: University of South Carolina, Class of 2008

Dr. Brown is a native South Carolinian who received her bachelor degree from Clemson University in biology and her medical degrees from the University of South Carolina. She joined the emergency medicine residency at Palmetto Health and graduated from our program in 2011. 

Following graduation she matriculated into the Global Health Fellowship at George Washington University in Washington, DC, where she also received a Master's of Public Health. She spent large amounts of her fellowship training working in Haiti and India.

In 2013 she joined Carolina Care in Columbia and works at both Palmetto Health and Providence Hospitals.

Nathan Ramsey, MD

Fellowship: University of Texas Southwestern Global Health Fellowship, Class of 2013

Residency: Palmetto Health, Class of 2011

Medical School: Marshal University, Class of 2008

Dr. Ramsey was born in Charleston, West Virginia, and recevied a BS in biology from Cedarville University in Ohio and a medical degree from Marshall University in his home state.

He graduated from the emergency medicine residency at Palmetto Health in 2011 and then spent two years in the International Medicine Fellowship in the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas, Texas. During the course of his fellowship training Dr. Ramsey traveled extensively throughout Asia and Africa.

He returned to Columbia in 2013 to join Carolina Care.