HARVARD MEDICAL SCHOOL PRIMARY CARE REVIEW

Primary Care Transformation in a COVID-19 World

July 1st, 2020

By: María Fernanda Levis, MPH, MPA, Lara Shadwick, MBA, Julie H. Levison, MD, MPH, MPhil and Sarah Bliss Matousek, PhD, MPH

 

Access to comprehensive primary care has long been a challenge in the United States, and the economic and social[...]

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COVID-19 and Homelessness in Boston: Thoughts from the Initial Surge

June 30th, 2020

By: Jim O'Connell, MD

 

The COVID-19 pandemic has cast health inequities into stark relief, though this hasn’t surprised those of us already[...]

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Running, Community, and Accountability to Get Back on My Feet

June 24th, 2020

By: Jen Hyde, MS

 

It’s 5:30 am, and while most of the world may still be sleeping, our community comes together, greeting each other with[...]

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The Changing Landscape of Medical Education Amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic

June 23rd, 2020

By: Jennifer Kogan, MD

 

March 12 & 13, 2020. Just three months ago, yet it seems like eons. All my meetings were abruptly canceled so I could[...]

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Medicare-for-All in the COVID Era: A Path to Healing

June 18th, 2020

By: Janine Petito, MD and Adam Gaffney, MD, MPH

 

As physicians in the intensive care unit (ICU) at Cambridge Health Alliance, a safety-net hospital in the Boston area,[...]

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Defeating COVID-19 Locally: The Community Health Worker Ground Game

June 10th, 2020

By: Pranay Nadella, MPhil, Elena Butler and Shreya Kangovi, MD

 

The Problem

While COVID-19 is a novel virus, its devastating impact on public health has shone a spotlight on[...]

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Striving for Patient Centeredness Amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic

June 5th, 2020

By: Kathe Miller, MD

 

I heard the commotion from my “captain’s chair,” the seat for the lead clinician at our respiratory clinic. The medical[...]

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Coronavirus Pandemic Highlights the Need for Health Disparities Training as a Fundamental Part of Medical Education

June 3rd, 2020

By: Selwyn M. Vickers, MD, FACS

 

If there is any silver lining to the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s that we now have the opportunity to address ongoing[...]

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The Role of Integrative Medicine Now: Tools in the Time of COVID

June 2nd, 2020

By: Andrea Gordon, MD and Elena Rosenbaum, MD

 

COVID-19 has affected people worldwide and sickened millions. It is no coincidence that people are looking for[...]

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Comprehensive Sex Education as Violence Prevention

May 29th, 2020

By: Rebekah Rollston, MD, MPH

 

It’s #SexEdForAll month, yet most people still believe sex education is just about sex. But it’s so much more than[...]

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