Samantha Rawlins-Pilgrim, MD, MSc

Assistant Professor, Medicine

Samantha Rawlins-Pilgrim
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Samantha Rawlins-Pilgrim, MD, MSc is the Director of Population Health at BHCHP and an Instructor of Medicine at Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine. She graduated from the University of California San Francisco School of Medicine where she was part of the Program in Medical Education for the Urban Underserved (PRIME-US), a program focused on preparing medical students to be leaders in promoting health equity and caring for urban underserved populations. She completed residency training in Internal Medicine and Preventive Medicine–including a Chief Residency in Internal Medicine–at Boston Medical Center. During her residency training she earned a Master of Science degree in Health Services and Systems Research from the Boston University School of Public Health. Dually board certified in Internal Medicine and Public Health and General Preventive Medicine and certified as an HIV Specialist by the American Academy of HIV Medicine, her clinical and research interests are in primary care for underserved populations as well as HIV/AIDS care and prevention.


  • University of California, San Francisco, MD
  • Boston University School of Public Health, MSc
  • Yale University, BA


  • Published on 7/18/2023

    Rawlins-Pilgrim S, Wheelock A, Streed CG, Higham M, Krakower DS, Taylor JL. Survey assessment of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis availability in student health services in New England colleges and universities. J Am Coll Health. 2023 Jul 18; 1-4. PMID: 37463515.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 3/23/2020

    Rawlins-Pilgrim S, Wheelock A, Taylor J. PrEP in Student Health Services-a Call to Action. J Gen Intern Med. 2020 12; 35(12):3689-3690. PMID: 32206995.

    Read at: PubMed

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