Mindfulness Can Improve Mental Health During & After the COVID-19 Crisis

July 10th, 2020

By: Julie Dunne, PhD, PMHNP-BC and Carl Fulwiler, MD, PhD


Although there was no shortage of suffering before coronavirus, this global pandemic, compounded by tragic events[...]

Read More

Reflections from a Health Policy Fellow

July 8th, 2020

By: Brian Antono, MD, MPH


As many Family Medicine colleagues across the United States complete residency, I find myself looking back to those[...]

Read More

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[...]

Read More

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[...]

Read More

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[...]

Read More

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[...]

Read More

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,[...]

Read More

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[...]

Read More

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[...]

Read More

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[...]

Read More

Subscribe Now