Dr. Christopher Carpenter is Chief of Staff at Natividad. Before becoming Chief of Staff, he served the hospital in a variety of roles including as Chief Hospitalist, Chief of Service for Pediatrics and Vice Chief of Staff. Prior to joining Natividad, he was an instructor of pediatrics at Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts and held the role of Associate Director for the Pediatric Global Health Fellowship at Boston Children’s Hospital.
Dr. Carpenter received his medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York City and his Master’s in Public Health from Boston University School of Public Health. He then went when on to complete his internship and residency at University of California, San Francisco. He is board certified in Pediatrics.
In 2012, he co-founded the Kay Mackenson Clinic in Haiti. During that time, he worked to oversee clinical and research programs, identified gaps in local resources that the clinic could address and worked to develop the overall strategic plan of the clinic.