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Stephen Wall

Dr. Stephen Wall is a pediatrician, neonatologist, and public health expert. For the past 15 years, he has been senior technical advisor to Save the Children's Saving Newborn Lives Initiative, becoming director in 2018. He is currently senior director of newborn health at Save the Children where he has overseen global and country-based efforts to improve newborn survival through research and innovation, implementation research, and advocacy for policy change and program development. Prior to joining Save the Children, Wall served as a neonatologist and perinatal epidemiologist at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and at Northwestern University Medical School. He received his medical education at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, followed by pediatrics and neonatology training at University of California-San Francisco, and neonatology fellowship training at Harvard.