Anthony Charles Breu, MD

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Medicine

Anthony Breu


Anthony C. Breu, MD is an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the department of Medicine in General Internal Medicine at the Boston University School of Medicine. He is also a full-time Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Breu has received numerous awards for his teaching and has held leadership positions at the VA Hospital and the Center for Bioethics since 2013.

Other Positions

  • Assistant Professor, Medicine, Harvard Medical School
  • Director of Resident Education, VA Boston Healthcare System
  • Faculty Member, Center for Bioethics, Harvard Medical School


  • Brown University School of Medicine, MD


  • Published on 4/1/2019

    Breu AC, Tapper EB. Reply. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2019 Apr; 17(5):1006. PMID: 30902230.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 3/1/2019

    Sivashanker K, Berkoff S, Reddy S, Breu AC, Jones K, Festin F. The Medico-Legal, Ethical, and Clinical Challenges of Psychiatric Advance Directives. Harv Rev Psychiatry. 2019 Mar/Apr; 27(2):119-126. PMID: 30855526.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 1/1/2019

    Fehnel CR, Li JX, Breu AC. A Veteran With Acute Progressive Encephalopathy of Unknown Etiology. Fed Pract. 2019 Jan; 36(1):30-34. PMID: 30766415.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 10/31/2018

    Breu AC, Axon RN. Acute Treatment of Hypertensive Urgency. J Hosp Med. 2018 12 01; 13(12):860-862. PMID: 30379139.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 10/1/2018

    Breu AC. Clinician-Patient Discussions of Successful CPR-The Vegetable Clause. JAMA Intern Med. 2018 Oct 01; 178(10):1299-1300. PMID: 30128558.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 8/10/2018

    Breu AC, Patwardhan VR, Nayor J, Ringwala JN, Devore ZG, Ganatra RB, Hathorn KE, Horton L, Iriana S, Tapper EB. A Multicenter Study Into Causes of Severe Acute Liver Injury. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2019 May; 17(6):1201-1203. PMID: 30103039.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 8/1/2018

    Swamy L, Monach P, Fine A, Breu AC. A Veteran With Fibromyalgia Presenting With Dyspnea. Fed Pract. 2018 Aug; 35(8):22-25. PMID: 30766377.

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  • Published on 3/1/2018

    Breu AC. The Inaccuracy of Accuracy. South Med J. 2018 03; 111(3):166-167. PMID: 29505653.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 2/15/2018

    Swamy L, Worsham C, Bialas MJ, Wertz C, Thornton D, Breu A, Ronan M. The 60-Minute Root Cause Analysis: A Workshop to Engage Interdisciplinary Clinicians in Quality Improvement. MedEdPORTAL. 2018 Feb 15; 14:10685. PMID: 30800885.

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  • Published on 2/1/2018

    Ganatra RB, Weber HC, Breu AC. A Veteran With Alcohol Use Disorder and Acute Pancreatitis. Fed Pract. 2018 Feb; 35(2):34-39. PMID: 30766341.

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