Current fellows

Third Year Fellows

Phoebe Cushman, MDMedical School/Graduate School: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC (MD)CushmanPrevious residency training: Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR

Research topic(s) of interest

  • Addiction
  • Chronic pain
  • Qualitative research methods
Eun Ji Kim, MD KimMedical School/Graduate School: Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA (MD)

Previous residency training: Hofstra North Shore-Long Island Jewish School of Medicine, Manhasset, NY

Research topic(s) of interest

  • The role of religious personnel in end of life care decisions among Korean Americans

Second Year Fellows


Allison Lemkin, MD 
Medical School/Graduate School: Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine,  Hershey, PA (MD)Lemkin_Allison-2-5x3-5Previous residency training: Pediatric Residency, Brown University, Providence, RI

Research topic(s) of interest

  • Preventive medicine
Jessica Murphy, MD Medical School/Graduate School: University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA (MD)Previous residency training: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Research topic(s) of interestMurphy

  • health disparities research with a particular focus in immigrant and refugee populations
  • improving recognition of mental health disorders in immigrant and refugee populations
  • exploring how the language barrier affects the   physician-patient relationship
Davida Schiff, MD Medical School/Graduate School: Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA (MD)Previous residency training: Boston Combined Residency in Pediatrics Program, Boston, MASchiff

Research topic(s) of interest

  • include improving the care for substance-exposed newborns and their families
  • maternal-child health
  • reducing health disparities for urban children

 

Ryan Seibert, MD Medical School/Graduate School: Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA (MD)

Previous residency training: Stanford University, Stanford, CASeibert

Research topic(s) of interest

  • health disparities research
  • obesity prevention
  • advocating for changes in public policy to improve healthcare access and delivery
Morgan Walls, MD Medical School/Graduate School: Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN (MD)Previous residency training: Pediatric Residency, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

Research topic(s) of interestWalls_Morgan-2-5x3-5

  • health disparities research
  • developing meaningful interventions to eliminate disparities through community-based participatory research
David Washington, MD Medical School/Graduate School: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI (MD)Previous residency training: Combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics residency at Brown University, Providence, RIWashington_David profesional photo 2015

Research topic(s) of interest

  • health disparities research regarding populations that are underrepresented in medicine
  • primary care-based health disparity interventions
  • the novel use of music as a tool for public health and social change

 

 
 

First Year Fellows

Nick CordellaMedical School/Graduate School: Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA (MD)cordella

Previous residency training: Internal Medicine Residency, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA

Research topic(s) of interest

Jessica GrayMedical School/Graduate School: Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA (MD)

Previous residency training:  Family Medicine Residency, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA

Research topic(s) of interest

  • Addiction Medicine
Amanda LernerMedical School/Graduate School: lernerRobert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ (MD)

Previous residency training: Internal Medicine Residency, Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune, NJ

Research topic(s) of interest