Melissa T Nass, MD, MPH

Clinical Associate Professor, Pediatrics

Melissa Nass


Melissa Nass, MD, MPH, Pediatrics, is a clinician in the pediatric primary care and adolescent medicine program. She founded and developed an integrated family planning program for parents of children served in BMC’s pediatric primary care program. In addition, she developed the “Curbside Care for Moms and Babies” program, a novel mobile program aimed at addressing inequities in post-partum follow-up for women of color in the first six weeks after delivery. Since 2015, Dr. Nass has served as director of the pediatric residency primary care continuity clinic, overseeing the clinical education of 36 pediatric residents in the Boston Combined Residency in Pediatrics Program.


  • Tulane University School of Medicine, MD
  • Tulane University School of Medicine, MPH
  • Wesleyan University, BA


  • Published on 11/25/2022

    McGuinness C, Mottl-Santiago J, Nass M, Siegel L, Onyekwu OC, Cruikshank A, Forman R, Weir G. Dyadic Care Mobile Units: A Collaborative Midwifery and Pediatric Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic. J Midwifery Womens Health. 2022 Nov; 67(6):714-719. PMID: 36426893.

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  • Published on 2/24/2022

    Nass M, Chase T, Buncher N, Gonzalez P, Quino G, Gurnani P, Bair-Merritt M, Kistin C. Pediatric Mobile Health Care Delivery During COVID-19. Acad Pediatr. 2022 Jul; 22(5):873-875. PMID: 35219853.

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  • Published on 1/1/2012

    Nass MT, Pasternak RH. Strategies for effectively interviewing adolescents. HIV Clin. 2012; 24(2):3-6. PMID: 22734156.

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