Pablo Buitron de la Vega, MD, MSc

Assistant Professor, Medicine

Pablo Buitron de la Vega
(617) 414-6663
801 Massachusetts Ave Crosstown Center


Mind Mapping in Medical Education
Social Determinants of Health
Patient Centered Communication
Community Health Workers


  • Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador, MD
  • Boston University School of Public Health, MSc

Classes Taught


  • Published on 1/6/2017

    Buitron de la Vega P, Paasche-Orlow MK, Clark JA, Bokhour BG. Using Health Mind Maps to Capture Patient's Explanatory Models of Illness. Boston. 2017.

  • Published on 5/3/2016

    Hadeel Zainah, Aarthee Karthikeyan, Pablo Buitron, Douglas Jennings, Suzan L Davis, George Alangaden, Daniela Moreno, FadiSamaan, Sarah Al Helou, Ghattas Alkoury, Wassim Stephane, Salim Daikh and Mayur Ramesh. The Efficacy of Acticoat-Silver Dressing in Preventing Left-Ventricle-Assisted Device Infections. Immunochemistry & Immunopathology. 2016; 2:122.

    Read at: Custom
  • Published on 12/16/2015

    Buitron de la Vega P, Tandon P, Qureshi W, Nasr Y, Jayaprakash R, Arshad S, Moreno D, Jacobsen G, Ananthasubramaniam K, Ramesh M, Zervos M. Simplified risk stratification criteria for identification of patients with MRSA bacteremia at low risk of infective endocarditis: implications for avoiding routine transesophageal echocardiography in MRSA bacteremia. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2016 Feb; 35(2):261-8. PMID: 26676855.

    Read at: PubMed

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