Tim Erickson

Executive Director / Uganda

Tim is the Executive Director of the CURE Children’s Hospital of Uganda. CURE Uganda is one of the world’s leading hospitals for treating children with hydrocephalus, spina bifida, and other neurosurgical conditions.

The Erickson FamilyTim joined CURE in 2006 and has served in a variety of roles, including VP of Development and Sustainability as well as Operations Director for CURE Hydrocephalus. In 2011, Tim helped launch the CURE Hydrocephalus program, which currently includes a network of hydrocephalus treatment locations around the world. Tim became Executive Director of CURE Uganda in 2015. Through these experiences working with vulnerable children battling hydrocephalus, Tim and his family developed a unique burden for these suffering children and their families.

Tim has a BA in Economics and Accounting from Gordon College and an MBA from Penn State University. He is an avid reader, golfer, water skier, and guitar player. Tim and his wife Kiera are blessed with three energetic young kids – Isaiah, Isabel, and Micah. They deeply appreciate your support for CURE and look forward to hosting many visitors at CURE Uganda!


Articles by Tim Erickson

Reflections

Lessons from a CURE Patient: Being “Others Focused”