Meet The Team

Integrative Medicine Physicians 


unnamed (2) Robert Saper, MD MPH Director of Integrative Medicine

unnamed (3) Paula Gardiner, MD MPH Associate Director of Integrative Medicine                                    

m kumar Meena Kumar, MD

Dr_Katherine_Gergen_Barnett_integrative_medicine-214x300 Katherine Gergen Barnett, MD Vice Chair for Primary Care Innovation and Transformation & Co-Founder, Clinical Director Emeritus

Integrative Medicine Practitioners 

blank Bonita Jones, LMT Licensed Massage Therapist and Meditation Instructor 

IMG_0009 Betsy Simmons, Yoga Instructor is a health educator, trainer, group facilitator and spiritual care provider. [More]

rami Ramel Rones, Tai Chi Instructor 

EASaphaDC Beth Sommers, Ph.D., MPH, Lic.Ac., Acupuncturist has degrees from Boston University School of Public Health and New England School of Acupuncture. [More]



blank Maria Broderick, Ed.D., Lic.Ac., Pediatric Acupuncture, Acupuncture Preceptor is an Associate Professor and Director of Clinical Education at the New England School of Acupuncture at the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. [More]


Integrative Medicine Program Staff

240_F_104101070_wbEDt3CmlzqnPbdmOlVCL7Q7yu9mCduz Daniel Ishak, Program Coordinator 

Integrative Medicine Research Staff

unnamed Eric Roseen, DC, Research Fellow, more specifically a Ruth L. Kirschstein NRSA Fellow in the Department of Family Medicine at Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine. [More]


June 27, 2018
Primary teaching affiliate
of BU School of Medicine