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    • Radiology
    • Business Development
    • Health Policy
    • healthcare finance
    • Abdominal Radiology
    • Health System Design
    Radiologist at Massachusetts General Hospital, Service Chief of Outoatient Inaging.  President-Elect Massachusetts Medical Society
    Radiologist at Massachusetts General Hospital, Service Chief of Outoatient Inaging.  President-Elect Massachusetts Medical Society
    • Service Chief, Outpatient Imaging at Massachusetts General Hospital

    Oversees outpatient imaging at Massachusetts General Hospital. Overseeing more than $30MM in revenue and responsible for operations and business development.  Abdominal Radiologist.  Involvement in professional medical organizations - currently Vice President of the Massachusetts Medical Society having previously served as Speaker of The House.  Also has served on the Board of Trustees of the American Medical Association. 

    Also involved in global health - having started the first ever Radiology residency in Rwanda and overseeing a Global Radiology rotation at Massachusetts General Hospital.

    • Internal Medicine

    Eileen Reynolds, MD MACP is the Vice Chair for Education and Chief of the Division of General Medicine and in the Department of Medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, and Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. As Division Chief she directs all activities in primary care, hospital medicine, and palliative care at BIDMC. As vice chair she oversees the education at all levels throughout the Department including student, resident, fellowship, and faculty development programs. She moved to this role after spending 13 years as Residency Program Director. For the past 3 years she has Chaired the Department of Medicine’s Committee on the Advancement of Women. Dr. Reynolds graduated from Harvard College magna cum laude in History and Science, and received her medical degree from Harvard Medical School. She served as a house officer in primary care internal medicine at the University of California, San Francisco, and did fellowship training in General Internal Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. She has won teaching awards as a faculty member at UCSF, the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, and Harvard Medical School. In 2010, she won the ACGME's Parker Palmer Courage to Teach Award. Eileen served on the Residency Review Committee in Internal Medicine, including as Vice Chair. She served SGIM as President from 2016-2017.

    • Hematology and Oncology
    Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Oncology/Hematology. NYU Long Island School of Medicine, NYU Langone Health
    Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Oncology/Hematology. NYU Long Island School of Medicine, NYU Langone Health
    • Attending at NYU Winthrop Hospital

    I am an academic physician scientist with specialty practice in the area of hematologic malignancies. My research focus is on cancer immunology. I have published multiple papers on the biology of the blood cancer multiple myeloma. I am currently in practice and see patient in both the inpatient and outpatient setting. I am also Co-Director of an autologous stem cell transplant program.

    • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
    • Evidence-based medicine
    • Quality Improvement
    • Patient Safety
    • Physician Leadership Development
    • Physician Burnout
    • physician wellbeing
    • medical education
    • endocrinology
    • Neuroendocrinology
    Program Director Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoeniz, Assistant Professor of Medicine at UACOMP, Mayo School of Medicine and Warren Alpert School of Medicine, Brown University. NIH Special researcher
    Program Director Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoeniz, Assistant...

    Ricardo Correa, MD, Es. D, FAPCR, FACE, CMQ is the fellowship director for the endocrinology, diabetes and metabolims program at University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix, assistant professor of medicine for UACOMP, Mayo College of Medicine and Creighton University SOM. He is part of the Diversity and Inclusion Committee of the University and researcher in this area. Also he is editor of Dynamed and outreach unit director of Endotext.org and Thyroid manager.

    He completed his Medical School and Education Master at University of Panama. He completed a research fellowship in Epidemiology and Tropical disease at ICGES in Panama city.   He completed his internal medicine residency at Jackson Memorial hospital-University of Miami program and during his residency he was instructor of Medicine for the UM. In 2012, he was honored with the AOA from the UM. He completed his clinical and research fellowship in endocrinology with special focus in neuroendocrinology and National Institute of Health

    He was trained in EBM at McMaster University in Canada and in Editorial process and OJS by LATINDEX. He is co-director of the Panamanian Cochrane Center and EBM advocate.

    Dr. Correa has been involved in organized medicine since medical school. He has been president of the Latin American Medical Student Association (FELSOCEM), scientific committee chair and vice speaker for the AMA RFS, chair of the CoA for the ACP FC, Board of Trustee of the Maryland Medical Society, National Secretary of the CoA for the NHMA, Regional Vice President of the CIR, Medical Education Officer of JDN-WMA. He has been involve with local, regional and national organization in the area of medical education, leadership and physician wellbeing including the AMA joy in medicine organization, ACGME at different level including the duty hour task force, NBME as part of the board, NBPAS and other organization.

    Dr. Correa has been involved in multiple academic, scientific and educational activities including article Consultant, Interpretation of the Medical Literature Project, NBME, International Committee member of the Committee on publications ethics (COPE), World Association of Medical Editors, Deputy Editor of International Archives of Medicine, Editorial board and peer reviewer of multiple journals including Annals of Public Health, PAHO journal, SGIM journal, “Archivos de Medicine”, Pediatric care, International Journal of Endocrinology, International Journal of Diabetes, International Journal of Clinical Cases and Images, International journal of case reports, etc. Also he is consultant for Latinamerican science center including Bolivia and Panama national science department.

    He is board certified in Medical Quality. He is the author of the book title “Case report: basics and publication”. His research is focus on neuroendocrinology mainly on pituitary and adrenal tumor and new genetic mutations.

    • Internal Medicine
    Associate Program Director Internal Medicine Residency
    Associate Program Director Internal Medicine Residency

    Dr. Noronha was born and raised in Rochester, NY.  He attended Boston University for his undergraduate and medical school training. He stayed at Boston University for his internal medicine residency and chief residency.  After chief residency he accepted a position at Boston Medical Center as a medical educator splitting his inpatient time between primary care and inpatient ward attending.  Dr. Noronha was the director medicine consult service including being the clinic director for the Boston Medical Center Pre-procedure clinic for several years. Dr. Noronha is currently an associate program director for the Internal Medicine Residency at Boston University School of Medicine. He has served on Association for Program Directors in Internal Medicine E-Learning and Communication Committees.  Dr. Noronha is the Director for Quality Improvement Education at Boston Medical Center. He directs the quality improvement curriculum for the residency and leads the Quality Improvement and Patient Safety (QIPS) pathway. He also directed the ambulatory curriculum for the residency program. 

    Dr. Noronha’s academic work focuses on career preparation, residency scheduling and quality improvement. He has presented several national workshops on subjects including fellowship and job preparation, trainee professionalism, ambulatory curriculum, and residency scheduling systems. Dr. Noronha acts as a mentor for medical students and residents. While he has a great appreciation for academic medicine, he believes strongly that each trainee should choose a career path that best fits with their individual values and goals.  He takes pride in seeing his mentees move on to a variety of fields and areas of practice. 

    In his free time Dr. Noronha enjoys spending time with his wife and 3 young daughters. He is an amateur aquarium enthusiast, enjoys exercising, and is still an avid Buffalo Bills fan despite decades of futility.

     

     

    • Interventional and Diagnostic Radiology
    • Assistant Professor, Division of Interventional Radiology in the Department of Radiology at Boston Medical Center

    Mikhail C.S.S. Higgins, MD MPH is an assistant professor in the Division of Interventional Radiology in the Department of Radiology at Boston Medical Center. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Macalester College (Saint Paul, MN), a Doctorate of Medicine from Wake Forest University School of Medicine where he was elected into the Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Medical Society. He holds an Advanced Professional Masters in Public Health degree with a concentration in Health Care Policy and Health Care Administration from Yale University. He completed a residency in Radiology as well as a 4th year concentration in Interventional Radiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He completed a fellowship in Interventional Radiology (IR) at the University of Virginia Medical Center. At Boston Medical Center, he currently serves as the Program Director for the Early Specialization in Interventional Radiology pathway and the Director of the Radiology Medical Student Clerkship and Electives. His professional interests include optimizing medical student and trainee education, interprofessional management of frostbite, complications and risk management in IR, and engaging resilience and vitality as antidotes for burnout. In his personal time, he serves as a certified yoga instructor as well as a high performance coach for professional athletes and other performance-minded individuals.

    • Critical Care Medicine
    • Pulmonary Disease
    Assistant Professor, Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, University of Washington; Associate Program Director for Research & Scholarship, UW Internal Medicine Residency; Affiliate Investigator, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
    Assistant Professor, Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, University of Washington; Associate Program Director...
    • Associate Program Director, IM Residency at University of Washington

    As pulmonologist and intensivist, my clinical focus is managing complications of cancer therapy.  My prior research examined epidemiology of non-infectious lung injury and ICU outcomes after hematopoietic cell transplantation.  I will soon begin a new direction of inquiry that aims to strengthen the training of future physician-scientists during residency.