Alyssa Pfister
Serge  |  Burundi

Hospital Espoir de Kibuye: BP 73, Gitega

Alyssa is a graduate of Wheaton College and East Tennessee State University Medical School. She completed her residency in Pediatrics at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Her primary training for missionary work occurred during the two years she worked in Samaritan's Purse Post-Residency program at Tenwek Hospital in Kenya. There she connected with one of Calvary's GO trips to Gethsemane Gardens Christian Center (GGCC).

Her ministry at Hope Africa University includes evangelizing, discipling, and educating Burundian medical students as they care for underserved and impoverished patients at Kibuye Hope Hospital. Focused on nutrition, neonatology and general pediatric services, her desire is to reflect the Gospel in word and deed to the patients and students. She is thankful to participate with an incredible community of teammates (6 doctors and 2 teachers) who share the same vision and passion for serving God.