Dr. Sammon is an Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and the Director of Global Health at Temple University.
She has been involved in global health for over 20 years beginning as an instructor in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. She is involved in efforts to professionalize the practice of Emergency Medicine with INDUS EM in India, and Azadi Teaching Hospital and the Kurdish Board of Medical Specialties in Iraq. She was co medical director of the COVID Surge Facility in Philadelphia, She was instrumental in the creation of refugee clinics in Mexico, and led the burn team response to the tanker explosion in Sierra Leone with GRM. She was the Medical Director for Operation Allies Welcome at Philadelphia Airport. She is also active in training programs in Ukraine.