Tom Catena

Tom Catena is a U.S.-born physician who has been practicing medicine in South Sudan since 2008. He is the founder and medical director of the Mother of Mercy Hospital in the Nuba Mountains, Sudan. In 2017, Dr. Catena was awarded the $1 Million Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity.


A Chance to Give Back

Reflecting on a medical calling and working in the war-torn Nuba mountains in Sudan