Priya Sinha Garg, MD

Associate Dean ad interim for Academic Affairs, Office of Academic Affairs

Priya Garg
617.414.7452
72 East Concord Street

Biography

Dr. Garg completed her pediatric residency and chief residency at the University of Maryland Medical Center. After completing her training, she joined the faculty at Tufts Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine. At Tufts, Dr. Garg served in several leadership roles across the continuum of medical education including Pediatric Clerkship Director for Tufts University School of Medicine (2008-2010), Pediatric Inpatient Medicine Acting Internship Director (2008-2017), Pediatric Residency Director (2010-2017) and as the Associate Director for Graduate Medical Education Quality and Safety (2014-2017). She has also led multiple faculty development programs related to educational leadership and teaching and is a faculty mentor in the Academic Pediatric Association’s Educational Scholars Program.

Dr. Garg has worked with many medical students and residents as a pediatric hospitalist and has received several awards in medical education including the Tufts University School of Medicine Excellence in Teaching Award, Outstanding Teacher in the Clerkship Years, the Natalie Zucker Award for Outstanding Innovation and the J. David Naparstek Community Mentor Award from Tufts University School of Public Health. Dr. Garg will continue her clinical work as a pediatric hospitalist in the Department of Pediatrics.

Other Positions

  • Assistant Professor, Hospital Medicine, Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine
  • Director, Medical Education, Boston University School of Medicine

Education

  • St. George's University School of Medicine, MD

Publications

  • Published on 9/14/2015

    Aragona E, Ponce-Rios J, Garg P, Aquino J, Winer JC, Schainker E. A Quality Improvement Project to Increase Nurse Attendance on Pediatric Family Centered Rounds. J Pediatr Nurs. 2016 Jan-Feb; 31(1):e3-9. PMID: 26382966.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 1/1/2014

    Pulcini C, Garg P. An Adolescent Female with Painful Oral Ulcers and a Diffuse Papulopustular Rash. Contemporary Pediatrics. 2014.

  • Published on 10/1/2001

    Winickoff JP, Hibberd PL, Case B, Sinha P, Rigotti NA. Child hospitalization: an opportunity for parental smoking intervention. Am J Prev Med. 2001 Oct; 21(3):218-20. PMID: 11567844.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 11/1/1997

    Guha A, Mason RP, Primorac D, Konopaske G, Miller J, Sinha P, Tulenko TN, Hand A. Interferon-induced growth arrest is mediated by membrane structural changes. J Interferon Cytokine Res. 1997 Nov; 17(11):701-6. PMID: 9402108.

    Read at: PubMed

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