Women’s Health Unit (WHU)

The Women’s Health Unit, directed by Dr. Tracy Battaglia, continues to be a national leader in medical care, medical education, community outreach and research in women’s health. For seven years, the WHU has received the designation as a National Center of Excellence in Women’s Health from the Department of Health and Human Services.

The Women’s Health Unit of the Section of General Internal Medicine at Boston University School of Medicine/Boston Medical Center is an academic unit addressing all aspects of women’s health through clinical care, medical education, research, faculty development and community outreach. Since 1997, we have been designated a National Center of Excellence in Women’s Health by the Department of Health and Human Services. Our Unit includes the following core programs:

Women’s Health Unit Faculty

Tracy A. Battaglia, MD, Director
Rachel Casas, MD
Chava Chapman, MD
Amy Fitzpatrick, MD
Eunice MacAllister, RNP
Julia Matthews, NP, MS, MPH
Azadeh Nasseh, MD, MSc
Nicolette Oleng, MD
Ambili Ramachandran, MD, MSc
Shwetha Sequeira, MD, MSc
Christine Gunn, PhD

Women’s Health Unit Staff

Sara Gille, MPH
Sharon Bak, MPH
Maria Castano, MPH
Crys Jiminez
Kate Festa, MPH
Amanda West
Manousckha Germain
Ann Han, MSc
Claribel Santiago
Wanda Turner, BA
Mariuca Tuxbury