Chava Chapman, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine
Witwatersrand University, Johannesburg
Newton-Wellesley Hospital and Boston VA Hospital, Jamaica Plain, MA
General field of research:
Affiliations other than medicine:
Section of General Internal Medicine
801 Massachusetts Avenue, Crosstown 2, Boston, MA 02118
Phone: (617) 638-7517
Fax: (617) 638-8026
Cancer Prevention; Breast Health.
Summary of research interest:
Dr. Chapman is a clinician and teacher in the breast clinic and is interested in breast cancer screening. She is a manager for the Women’s Health Network Program at Boston Medical Center (State funded Program for Breast ad Cervical Cancer Screening). Co-PI of the Avon Breast Initiative, a program funded by Avon to improve access of women to breast cancer screening and diagnostic services. PI of Reach – Koman funded grant to augment Breast screening outreach and facilitate navigation through diagnostic services for breast cancer screening Interested in the interface psychiatry and medicine. She has experience with medical consultations in psychiatric patients.