Howard C. Bauchner, MD

Professor, Pediatrics

Howard Bauchner
88 E. Newton St Vose Hall


Dr Bauchner is a professor of pediatrics and community health sciences. He also is the vice chairman of the department of pediatrics at BMC/BUSM and assistant dean, alumni affairs and continuing medical education at BUSM. He currently is the editor-in-chief of the Archives of Disease in Childhood, the official publication of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health in the United Kingdom. He is the first U.S.-based editor of that journal and has held that position since 2003. He has served on many editorial boards, including currently for the British Medical Journal and Journal Watch. Dr. Bauchner has published more than 125 papers in peer-reviewed journals. His research interests include health promotion, clinical trials and quality improvement.

Other Positions

  • Boston Medical Center


  • Boston University School of Medicine, MD
  • University of California, Berkeley, BA


  • Published on 5/7/2019

    Bauchner H. Transparent Disclosure of Conflicts Of Interest-Reply. JAMA. 2019 05 07; 321(17):1728-1729. PMID: 31063569.

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  • Published on 4/23/2019

    Bauchner H, Maddox KJ. Medicaid Expansion and Birth Outcomes. JAMA. 2019 04 23; 321(16):1609. PMID: 31012913.

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  • Published on 4/4/2019

    Joynt Maddox KE, Bauchner H, Fontanarosa PB. US Health Policy-2020 and Beyond: Introducing a New JAMA Series. JAMA. 2019 Apr 04. PMID: 30946437.

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  • Published on 3/14/2019

    Bressler NM, Bauchner H. Announcing the 150th Anniversary of JAMA Ophthalmology-Sesquicentennial, 1869 to 2019. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019 Mar 14. PMID: 30869759.

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  • Published on 2/13/2019

    Bauchner H. Rationing of Health Care in the United States: An Inevitable Consequence of Increasing Health Care Costs. JAMA. 2019 Feb 13. PMID: 30758496.

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  • Published on 2/12/2019

    Bauchner H. Trust in Health Care. JAMA. 2019 Feb 12; 321(6):547. PMID: 30676627.

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  • Published on 1/1/2019

    Bauchner H, Fontanarosa PB. Medical Marketing in the United States-A Truly Special Communication. JAMA. 2019 01 01; 321(1):42-43. PMID: 30620356.

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  • Published on 1/1/2019

    Bauchner H. A Tribute to Lisa M. Schwartz, MD, MS. JAMA. 2019 Jan 01; 321(1):96. PMID: 30620357.

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  • Published on 12/11/2018

    Bauchner H, Fontanarosa PB, Flanagin A. Conflicts of Interests, Authors, and Journals: New Challenges for a Persistent Problem. JAMA. 2018 12 11; 320(22):2315-2318. PMID: 30422174.

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  • Published on 11/20/2018

    Bauchner H, Fontanarosa PB, Flanagin A, Thornton J. Scientific Misconduct and Medical Journals. JAMA. 2018 11 20; 320(19):1985-1987. PMID: 30347041.

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