Focusing Upstream: Imagining Post-COVID Times

January 20th, 2021

By: Susan M. Reverby, PhD


As the daily death toll for COVID-19 continues to climb across the United States, it may be difficult to consider[...]

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Here’s Why Mental Healthcare Is So Unaffordable & How COVID-19 Might Help Change This

December 15th, 2020

By: Manoj Kanagaraj


If you ask a patient to describe their experience finding a therapist or psychiatrist in the community, don’t be[...]

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Ensure Access to Care & Protect Patients from Immigration Enforcement at Medical Facilities

September 22nd, 2020

By: Cynthia Pompa, BA


There are numerous barriers immigrants face when trying to access medical care in the United States. Unfortunately, the[...]

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Beyond the Symptoms: How & Why Medical Providers Can Address Police Misconduct

June 25th, 2020

By: Ida Dhanuka


Many of my teachers and fellow students feel that to be good healthcare providers, we must separate ourselves from our[...]

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Health Equity Through the Lenses of Intersectionality and Allostatic Load

January 30th, 2020

By: Rebekah Rollston, MD, MPH


Although the term health equity is widely used, a common understanding of this term is lacking. Viewing health equity[...]

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Treating Pain During an Opioid Epidemic in the Primary Care Setting

April 25th, 2019

By: Mahmud Ibrahim, MD


By: Mahmud Ibrahim, MD and Linda Girgis, MD

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Pursuing Primary Care at Harvard Medical School

April 2nd, 2019

By: Paulius Mui, B.A.


What influences Harvard Medical School (HMS) students to pursue a career in primary care? In our study, we surveyed HMS[...]

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Where does the individual physician fit in the new medicine?

March 25th, 2019

By: Steven A Barrett MD, FAAFP


 I am realizing that practice management in the new medicine is derived more from “group-think” than individual[...]

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Trust - Abundant Team Principles

March 12th, 2019

By: Erin Sullivan, PhD



Effective models of trust: How can you incorporate the all-important ingredient of trust within your healthcare team?

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The Art of the Referral

February 13th, 2019

By: Linda Girgis, MD



In our current practice of medicine, many people don’t understand what a primary care physician (PCP) does. Some are[...]

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