Research & Publications
I am a retired general internist. I was in the clnician-educator track at Yale School of Medicine. I graduated from Brandeis University, Tufts University School of Medicine and trained in Primary Care Internal Medicine at New York University/Bellevue Hospital. I did a fellowship in General Internal Medicine at Johns Hopkins University and obtained a Masters in Public Health there.
Prior to retirement, my professional interests included doctor-patient communication, the psychosocial aspects of medical care, meaning in medicine, resident wellness, mindfulness and medical education.
Education & Training
- MPHJohns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health (1993)
- MDTufts University (1985)
- BABrandeis University (1981)
- Board CertificationAB of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (1988)
Honors & Recognition
|FACH||Academy of Communication in Healthcare||2018|
|MACP||American College of Physicians||2018|
|Academy of Communication in Healthcare||Past president||2016 - 2017|
|Academy of Communication in Healthcare||President||2016|
|Academy on Communication in Healthcare||Board of Directors||2014 - 2018|