Program Director

  • Program Co-Directors

    Julie Paik, MD, ScD, MPH
    Nephrologist and Clinical Researcher,
    Brigham and Women’s Hospital and the VA Boston Healthcare System (VABHS)
    Assistant Professor of Medicine,
    Harvard Medical School

    Adrienne Tierney, EdD
    Preceptor in Expository Writing,
    Harvard University
    Faculty,
    Harvard College Writing Program

  • Capstone Director

    Jamie Robertson, PhD, MPH
    Director of Innovation in Surgical Education,
    Brigham and Women’s Hospital
    Instructor,
    Harvard Medical School

  • Module Directors

    Jerusha Achterberg, MA, MPH
    Faculty Associate,
    Harvard University
    Instructor,
    Harvard Extension School

    Rebecca Givens Rolland, EdD, MA, MS
    Oral and Written Language Specialist,
    Neurology Department,
    Boston Children’s Hospital
    Adjunct Lecturer on Education,
    Harvard Graduate School of Education

  • Workshop, On-Demand and Webinar Speakers

    Erika Bailey, MA, MFA
    Head of Voice and Speech,
    American Repertory Theater
    Lecturer on Theater, Dance and Media,
    Harvard University

    Paul Bain, PhD, MLIS
    Reference and Education Librarian,
    Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine,
    Harvard Medical School

    Danielle Bear, RD, MRes
    Critical Care Dietitian,
    Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

    Julie Burning, ScD
    Senior Epidemiologist,
    Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Professor of Medicine, Professor of Epidemiology,
    Harvard Medical School; Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

    Francesca Coltrera
    Senior Content Writer & Editor,
    Harvard Health Publishing
    Editor,
    Harvard Health Blog
    Harvard Medical School

    Zara Cooper, MD, MSc
    Trauma, Burn and Surgical Care,
    Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Associate Professor of Surgery,
    Harvard Medical School

    Kyle K. Courtney, MSLIS, JD
    Copyright Advisor,
    Office for Scholarly Communication,
    Harvard University

    Jeffrey M. Drazen, MD
    NEJM Group Editor,
    Parker B. Francis Distinguished Professor of Medicine,
    Harvard Medical School

    Melanie Evans
    Reporter,
    The Wall Street Journal

    Jonathan Gaffin, MD, MMSc
    Division of Pulmonary and Respiratory Diseases,
    Boston Children’s Hospital
    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics,
    Harvard Medical School

    Susan M. Gilroy, MLS, PhD
    Librarian for Undergraduate Programs for Writing,
    Harvard University

    Courtney Humphries, SM
    Freelance Journalist and Author

    Thomas R. Jehn, PhD
    Sosland Director of the Harvard College Writing Program,
    Harvard University

    Pagan Kennedy
    Contributing Op-Ed Writer,
    The New York Times

    Elizabeth B. Klerman, MD, PhD
    Division of Sleep and Circadian Disorders,
    Brigham and Women’s Hospital
    Associate Professor of Medicine,
    Harvard Medical School

    Anthony L. Komaroff, MD
    Steven P. Simcox, Patrick A. Clifford and James H. Higby Distinguished Professor of Medicine,
    Harvard Medical School
    Founding Editor,
    NEJM Journal Watch General Medicine

    Daniela J. Lamas, MD
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine,
    Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Instructor in Medicine,
    Harvard Medical School
    Staff Writer,
    Twentieth Century Fox

    P. Scott Lapinski, MS
    Scholarly and Research Librarian,
    Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine,
    Harvard Medical School

    Kerry Love, PhD
    CEO and President,
    Sunflower Therapeutics

    Debra Malina, PhD
    Perspective Editor,
    The New England Journal of Medicine

    Apoorva Mandavilli
    Reporter,
    The New York Times

    Anne McGovern, MA
    Science Writer,
    MIT Lincoln Laboratory

    Donna L. Mumme, PhD
    Director of the Academic Resource Center,
    Harvard University

    Lise E. Nigrovic, MD, MPH
    Emergency Medicine,
    Boston Children’s Hospital
    Emergency Medicine,
    Brigham and Women’s Hospital
    Associate Professor of Pediatrics and of Emergency Medicine,
    Harvard Medical School

    Elizabeth G. Phimister, PhD
    Deputy Editor,
    The New England Journal of Medicine

    Pamela Rist, MS, ScD
    Assistant Professor,
    Harvard Medical School
    Assistant Professor in the Department of Epidemiology,
    Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

    Lisa S. Rosenbaum, MD
    National Correspondent,
    The New England Journal of Medicine
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine,
    Brigham and Women’s Hospital
    Instructor in Medicine,
    Harvard Medical School

    Jane A. Rosenzweig, MLitt, MFA
    Director,
    Harvard College Writing Center Preceptor in Expository Writing,
    Harvard University

    Ellen W. Seely, MD
    Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension Division,
    Brigham and Women’s Hospital Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

    Douglas S. Smink, MD, MPH
    Chief of Surgery,
    Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital
    Associate Professor in Surgery,
    Harvard Medical School

    Caren G. Solomon, MD, MPH
    Deputy Editor,
    The New England Journal of Medicine
    Department of Medicine,
    Brigham and Women’s Hospital
    Associate Professor of Medicine,
    Harvard Medical School

    Ranjana Srivastava, MD, OAM
    Medical Oncologist,
    Monash Health Columnist, The Guardian

    Gavin Sutherland
    Music Director,
    English National Ballet

    Mark Taubert, MD, MSc
    Consultant Physician,
    Velindre NHS Trust Honorary Senior Lecturer in Palliative Medicine,
    Cardiff University

    Monique A. Tello, MD, MPH
    Contributing Editor,
    Harvard Health Publishing
    Department of Medicine,
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Instructor in Medicine,
    Harvard Medical School

    Cassie A. Wright, PhD
    Lecturer, Program in Writing and Rhetoric,
    Stanford University

    Corinne Zimmermann, MA, MEd
    Art Museum Educator

  • New England Journal of Medicine Teaching Team

    Jeffrey M. Drazen, MD
    NEJM Group Editor

    Elizabeth G. Phimister, PhD
    NEJM Deputy Editor

    Caren G. Solomon, MD, MPH
    NEJM Deputy Editor

    Debra Malina, PhD
    NEJM Perspective Editor

    Lisa S. Rosenbaum, MD
    NEJM National Correspondent

  • Personal Editors

    Emily Claire Adams, AM
    PhD Candidate in History,
    History Prize Instructor,
    Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

    Katie Baca, MA, PhD
    Preceptor in Expository Writing

    Emily Claire Adams, AM
    PhD Candidate in History,
    History Prize Instructor,
    Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

    Katie Baca, MA, PhD
    Preceptor in Expository Writing,
    Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

    Sean Bock
    PhD Candidate in Sociology,
    Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

    Elizabeth Brogden, PhD
    Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

    Sarah E. Case, PhD, MPhil
    Preceptor in Expository Writing,
    Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

    Cynthia F. C. Hill, MS, PhD
    Instructor,
    Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

    Michael Ortiz
    PhD Student in American Studies,
    Diversity & Inclusion Fellow,
    Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

    Greta Pane, PhD
    Instructor,
    Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
    Post-doctoral Fellow in English Literature,
    Boston University

    Natasha Parikh, MA, PhD
    College Fellow

    Andrew Pope, PhD
    Lecturer on History and Literature,
    Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

    Emilie Raymer, PhD
    Preceptor in Expository Writing,
    Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

    Katherine Rose
    PhD Candidate and Pedagogy Fellow in Anthropology,
    Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

    Lauren M. Santini, MA, PhD
    Lecturer Department of Anthropology,
    Brandeis University

    Jessie Schwab, MA, PhD
    Preceptor,
    Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

    Eve Wittenberg, MPP, PhD
    Senior Research Scientist,
    Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

  • Capstone Faculty

    Francesca Coltrera
    Senior Content Writer & Editor,
    Harvard Health Publishing
    Editor,
    Harvard Health Blog
    Harvard Medical School

    Amber Dahlin, PhD, MMSc
    Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Assistant Professor of Medicine,
    Harvard Medical School

    Nancy Ferrari
    Managing Director and Executive Editor,
    Harvard Health Publishing

    Catherine Finn, LCSW
    Deputy Editor,
    Harvard Health Publishing

    Rachel Kelly, PhD, MPH
    Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Instructor of Medicine,
    Harvard Medical School

    Jessica A. Lasky-Su, MS, DSc
    Associate Statistician,
    Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Associate Professor of Medicine,
    Harvard Medical School

    Urmila Parlikar, MS
    Associate Director,
    Digital Health Products
    Harvard Health Publishing

    Rebecca Givens Rolland, EdD, MA, MS
    Oral and Written Language Specialist,
    Neurology Department,
    Boston Children’s Hospital
    Adjunct Lecturer on Education,
    Harvard Graduate School of Education

    Djøra Soeteman, MA, PhD
    Research Scientist,
    Center for Health Decision Science
    Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health