Harvard Macy Community Blog

Fostering the ongoing connectedness of health professions educators committed to transforming health care delivery and education.
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Sam Brondfield, MD, MAEd (PGME ’18; Educators ’20) is a hospital-based oncologist. Sam currently holds a position as Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of California, San Francisco. Sam’s areas of professional interest include cognitive load, asynchronous learning, and subspecialty training. Sam can be followed on Twitter or contacted via email.

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Carlos Torres, MD, (Educators ’20), is a medical educator and a pediatrician. Carlos currently holds a position as Faculty Advisor in Office of Recruitment and Multicultural Affairs (ORMA) at Harvard Medical School and Associate Director of Diversity and Equity at MassGeneral Hospital for Children. Carlos’ area of professional interest include cross-cultural care, working with underserved communities, and fostering resiliency. Carlos can be contacted via email.  

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Deborah Erlich, MD, MMedED, FAAFP (Educators ‘20) is a medical educator and family physician. Deb is the Vice Chair for Education in the Department of Family Medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine. Her areas of professional interest include innovative medical education, information mastery and preventive medicine. Deb can be contacted via email.


 

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Komal Atta, MBBS, M. Phil. Physiology, Certificate in Medical Teaching, Masters in Medical Education, is a health professions educator and Physiologist. Komal currently holds a position as Assistant Director of Health Profession Education and Senior Coordinator of the Department of Optometry at The University of Faisalabad, Pakistan. Komal’s areas of professional interest include professional identity formation, curriculum development, and social media. Komal can be followed on Twitter, or contacted via email.


 

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Beth Scholz, MD (Educators ’20) is a medical educator and rheumatologist. Beth currently holds a position as Division Director for Rheumatology and curriculum director for GME Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) education at Baylor Scott and White Health. Beth’s areas of professional interest include musculoskeletal POCUS, quality improvement, and mentoring future rheumatology professionals. Beth can be followed on Twitter or LinkedIn or contacted via email.