Avik Chatterjee, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Medicine

Avik Chatterjee
801 Massachusetts Avenue


Dr. Chatterjee is a med-peds trained primary care and addiction medicine physician at several shelter-based clinics through Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program. His areas of clinical and research interest include innovative treatment models for opioid use disorder in marginalized populations, and interventions on social determinants of health, such as food insecurity. He has an additional interest in racism and health care, particularly its manifestations in medical education and training.


  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, MD


  • Published on 4/3/2020

    Sandoval RS, Afolabi T, Said J, Dunleavy S, Chatterjee A, Ölveczky D. Building a Tool Kit for Medical and Dental Students: Addressing Microaggressions and Discrimination on the Wards. MedEdPORTAL. 2020 Apr 03; 16:10893. PMID: 32352030.

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  • Published on 4/1/2020

    Chatterjee A. Capsule Commentary on Saha et al., Impact of Physician Race on Patient Decision-making and Ratings of Physicians. J Gen Intern Med. 2020 Apr; 35(4):1361. PMID: 32076991.

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  • Published on 1/1/2020

    Chatterjee A, Greif C, Witzburg R, Henault L, Goodell K, Paasche-Orlow MK. US Medical School Applicant Experiences of Bias on the Interview Trail. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2020; 31(1):185-200. PMID: 32037326.

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  • Published on 10/22/2019

    Chatterjee A, Lopez D, Ramkellawan S, Brown R, Smith K, Gaeta JM, Baggett TP. "That's what we call the cocktail": Non-Opioid medication and supplement misuse among opioid users. Subst Abus. 2019 Oct 22; 1-8. PMID: 31638874.

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  • Published on 10/15/2019

    Chatterjee A. Overdose, Out Front. Ann Intern Med. 2019 10 15; 171(8):591-592. PMID: 31610572.

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  • Published on 8/1/2019

    Fozouni L, Buchheit B, Walley AY, Testa M, Chatterjee A. Public restrooms and the opioid epidemic. Subst Abus. 2019 Aug 01; 1-5. PMID: 31368865.

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  • Published on 5/20/2019

    Pinto Taylor E, Mulenos A, Chatterjee A, Talwalkar JS. Partnering With Interpreter Services: Standardized Patient Cases to Improve Communication With Limited English Proficiency Patients. MedEdPORTAL. 2019 05 20; 15:10826. PMID: 31161138.

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  • Published on 10/25/2018

    Chatterjee A, Larochelle MR, Xuan Z, Wang N, Bernson D, Silverstein M, Hadland SE, Land T, Samet JH, Walley AY, Bagley SM. Non-fatal opioid-related overdoses among adolescents in Massachusetts 2012-2014. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2019 01 01; 194:28-31. PMID: 30391835.

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  • Published on 8/29/2018

    Chatterjee A, Thompson JW, Svensson K, Tamayo Y Ortiz M, Wright R, Wright R, Tellez-Rojo M, Baccarelli A, Cantoral A, Schnaas L, Oken E. Maternal antenatal stress has little impact on child sleep: results from a prebirth cohort in Mexico City. Sleep Health. 2018 10; 4(5):397-404. PMID: 30241653.

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  • Published on 5/12/2018

    Chatterjee A, Yu EJ, Tishberg L. Exploring opioid use disorder, its impact, and treatment among individuals experiencing homelessness as part of a family. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2018 07 01; 188:161-168. PMID: 29778009.

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