Mary Lee (BUSM ‘19) presenting at MCACS 2018 the innovative SRS Service Learning Project- pairing medical students with patients on the surgical wards to improve health literacy and screen for SDH
Excellent outcomes after kidney transplant in undocumented immigrants, transplant in this population is feasible, cost effective & most importantly ETHICAL. We physicians need to advocate for this
Tackling Transplant in Undocumented Immigrants
Andrea Foster (BUSM ‘19) presenting her amazing work at MCACS 2018 showing outcomes of kidney transplant are equivalent in undocumented immigrants- we should be offering transplants to these patients!
Improving Patient Health Literacy
Elisa Caron and Stephanie Sanchez presenting their SRS work on improving patient health literacy in surgery clinic utilizing video technology during visit downtime. Great patient advocacy
ASE 2018 - Nutrition
Great talk by Dr. Ryan Macht, BMC chief resident, presenting on food insecurity and Socially Responsible Surgery’s innovative nutrition project