Nicole Prudent, MD

Clinical Associate Professor, Pediatrics

Nicole Prudent
850 Harrison Ave


Dr. Nicole Prudent is a primary care pediatrician at Boston Medical Center and an Assistant Professor of pediatrics at the Boston University School of Medicine. In 2013, she completed her LEND (Leadership in Neuro Developmental Disability) fellowship. This fellowship teaches about non-profit management as well as disability policies.

Dr Prudent co-founded and directed Youth and Family Enrichment Services Inc, (YOFES) a community-based organization located in Hyde Park. This organization helps underserved immigrant families raise healthy children despite socioeconomic barriers. She also works to bring music education and academic enrichment programs to Boston youths with her flagship program called Open Access to Music Education for Children (OAMEC).

Other Positions

  • Associate Professor of the Practice, Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health
  • Active Staff Privileges, Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center


  • Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, MD
  • Harvard University, MPH


  • Published on 1/1/2012

    Prudent N. Proceedings of Haitian Health conference 2012. Understanding and serving individual with developmental disability in Haiti and in the US. Boston University School of Medicine. Boston. 2012.

  • Published on 10/1/2008

    Feinberg E, Kavanagh PL, Young RL, Prudent N. Food insecurity and compensatory feeding practices among urban black families. Pediatrics. 2008 Oct; 122(4):e854-60. PMID: 18829783.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 1/1/2007

    Prudent N. Breastfeeding promotion and education. 2007.

  • Published on 1/1/2006

    Prudent N., Ruwe M., Meyers A., Capitman J. Multicultural Medicine and Health Disparities. Health-Care Access for Children of Immigrants (King MC, Marks JH, Mandell JB, eds.). 2006; 5:139-152.

  • Published on 2/1/2005

    David MM, Ko L, Prudent N, Green EH, Posner MA, Freund KM. Mammography use. J Natl Med Assoc. 2005 Feb; 97(2):253-61. PMID: 15712789.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 1/1/2005

    Prudent N, Johnson P, Carroll J, Culpepper L. Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: presentation and management in the Haitian American child. Prim Care Companion J Clin Psychiatry. 2005; 7(4):190-7. PMID: 16163402.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 1/1/2005

    Prudent N. Red dress campaign in Haitian Creole. 2005.

  • Published on 1/1/2004

    Prudent N. Physician Toolkit and curriculum. 2004.

  • Published on 1/1/1997

    Prudent N. Breast Cancer. 1997.

  • Published on 1/1/1997

    Prudent N, David M. Health beliefs and approaches to care in Haitian immigrant communities in the US. SGIM Forum. 1997; 20(2).

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