HARVARD MEDICAL SCHOOL PRIMARY CARE REVIEW

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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Addiction & Recovery: The Importance of Human Connection

December 28th, 2021

By: Shannon Schwoeble and Sarah Howroyd, MSW, LCSW

 

From April 2020-2021, 100,306 parents, spouses, siblings, friends, colleagues, and neighbors in the United States died[...]

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Does Epidemiology Need a Rethink?

December 21st, 2021

By: Dalton Price, BA

 

Epidemiology, the broad study of disease incidence and causality, has long formed the backbone of public health. Its[...]

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The Power of a Personalized Approach: Physicians’ Fight against Misinformation and Vaccine Hesitancy

December 1st, 2021

By: Preston Williams, MD, Lily Gage, MD, and Lakshman Swamy, MD, MBA

 

“There was so much information out there, I didn’t know what to do. I just wish someone had convinced me to get the[...]

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Reflections on Tribal Primary Care in America

November 30th, 2021

By: Navneet Bhullar, MD, MSc

 

California of the pioneers, peopled by progressivesof campsites with bear lockersof pines and berries of easy cilantro[...]

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Addressing the Social Needs of Patients at Cambridge Health Alliance

November 19th, 2021

By: Hallie Tosher, MPP

 

Housing and food insecurity have always existed in Massachusetts, but the pandemic has exacerbated these issues. [...]

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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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The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 & Emerging Opportunities for Community-Based Healthcare

July 14th, 2021

By: Ángel Ortiz-Siberón, BA

 

As the largest system for primary care in the United States, federally qualified health centers (FQHCs) (and other[...]

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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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