Brian Volck, MD, is a pediatrician who practices and teaches with the combined Medicine and Pediatric Residency Program at the University of Cincinnati. He and his wife, Jill Huppert, who is also a physician, worked for five years with the US Indian Health Service, serving the Navajo and Hopi nations in Tuba City, Arizona. His medical interests include international child health, international adoption, cross-cultural medicine, and the intersection of medicine and theology. He serves on the Board of the Ekklesia Project and edits the Project's on-line magazine. He received his undergraduate degree, along with his MD, from Washington University in Saint Louis. He completed his pediatric residency at University Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio.