HARVARD MEDICAL SCHOOL PRIMARY CARE REVIEW

Stories

Trauma-Informed, Holistic Health Care: A Journey from Patient to Advocate

February 24th, 2022

By: Keisha Walcott

 

PurpLE Health Foundation is a non-profit organization in New York City, which invests in the physical, mental, and[...]

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Advocacy

Whose Trauma? De-Colonizing Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Refugee Mental Health Frameworks

January 27th, 2022

By: Suad Joseph, PhD, Osama Tanous, MD, Nadine Hosny, MSc, and Patrick Marius Koga, MD, MPH, FRSPH

 

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and trauma needs in the Arab region

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Advocacy

Lessons in Health Equity Learned During the Pandemic

January 21st, 2022

By: Michael Curry, Esq.

 

In the spring of 2020, as the pandemic bore down on our country, I was appointed to the COVID-19 Vaccine Advisory Group[...]

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Stories

Responsible Medical Engagement in the Developing World

January 15th, 2022

By: Umaru Barrie

 

In July 2018, I engaged in a four-week research and service-learning trip in Buhoma, Kanungu District, Uganda. The trip[...]

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Advocacy

Healing Across the Divides: Peace Building Through Health, Part 2

January 7th, 2022

By: Norbert Goldfield, MD

 

Healing Across the Divides is based on the simple idea that all humans desire good health. And it was created because[...]

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Advocacy

Primary Care Innovations in Medical Education during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Lessons from the Philippines

January 5th, 2022

By: Jake Bryan S. Cortez, MD, Malaya P. Santos, MD MPH, and Renzo R. Guinto, MD DrPH

 

It has been almost two years since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. This global health crisis continues to[...]

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Reference

ACE Scores: The New Fifth Vital Sign?

January 3rd, 2022

By: D. Brendan Johnson, MTS

 

Every day in the hospital, and during every visit to the clinic or emergency room, we pay scrupulous attention to your[...]

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Exploring the Schism between Public Health and the Health Care System

December 28th, 2021

By: Kamali Clora

 

Patients tell me all the time that our health care infrastructure needs reformation. Many people, including myself,[...]

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How a Women’s Rights Organization in India is Changing the Culture

November 11th, 2021

By: Sohini Bhattacharya, MA and Urvashi Gandhi, M.Sc

 

Years ago, a friend and I were coming home from university very late on a cool, breezy evening. The public transport[...]

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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 determinants[...]

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