HARVARD MEDICAL SCHOOL PRIMARY CARE REVIEW

Reframing the Debate: Health Care Access Requires Affordable Care, Not Just Coverage

October 12th, 2021

By: Alex Sheff, MPA

 

Like many Americans, Hector, a resident of Revere, Massachusetts, was overwhelmed by health care costs. He had[...]

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Exploring Work That Scratches the Soul: Reflection on a Rural Health Independent Study

September 23rd, 2021

By: Emma Hartswick

 

When my fellow Harvard Medical School classmates asked “what I was up to,” I called it my Rural Family Medicine[...]

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The Art of Meeting People Where They Are: A Community Partnership Approach for COVID Equity

August 10th, 2021

By: Jessica Otero

 

Historic factors driving health disparities among the diverse Latino population in the U.S. include social[...]

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Health Equity & Reproductive Justice: Transforming Perinatal Care Now

June 2nd, 2021

By: Ashley Shukait, MPH, CHES and Glyceria Tsinas, QMHA

 

Drug-involved fatal poisonings for 2020 are expected to reach over 100,000 in the United States—a 40% increase from[...]

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From Redlining to Gentrification: The Policy of the Past that Affects Health Outcomes Today

May 26th, 2021

By: Hannah De los Santos, PhD, MS, Karen Jiang, MPH, Julianna Bernardi, BS, and Cassandra Okechukwu, ScD, MSN, MPH

 

In the 1980s, a set of historical city maps resurfaced to reveal a hidden facet of our neighborhoods—the redlined[...]

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Homelessness Amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic: How the Perry Street Recovery Center Reminds Us to Prioritize Community Partnerships

May 25th, 2021

By: Caleb Dafilou, MPH

 

In January 2020, Tom was 61 years old when he was evicted from his home. In the following months, an already[...]

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COVID-19 Ravages the COFA Community in Hawai‘i

April 22nd, 2021

By: Nash Witten, MD

 

As of January 31, 2021, Pacific Islanders in Hawai‘i had the highest age-adjusted mortality rate in the United[...]

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