Pre-Medicine and Health Careers

Careers in Healthcare Series

Join Paul Kamitsuka, MD, (P ’11) for a series of virtual panel conversations with healthcare providers working in different specialties within the medical field.

The panelists will discuss opportunities and challenges within their branch of healthcare, give a sense of their day-to-day work, touch on the major issues in the field, and share what they love most about their work. Current and admitted students at all stages in their exploration or pursuit of a healthcare career will benefit from this opportunity to hear from established practitioners.


All sessions will be conducted over Zoom, and advance registration is required. All times are Eastern U.S.

Primary Care Internal Medicine, Specialist in Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology, and on being an Advanced Care Practitioner

Wednesday, April 20
7 to 8:30 p.m.

  • Paul Kamitsuka, MD (P ’11), DTM&H (Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases, and Hospital Epidemiology)
  • Emily Murtha, FNP (Internal Medicine)

Register: April 20 session

Obstetrics/Gynecology, Family Medicine, and Pediatrics

Wednesday, April 27
7 to 8:30 p.m.

  • Sandra Hall, MD (OB/Gyn)
  • Lakeshia Jarrett, MD (Family Medicine)
  • Rachel Stewart, MD (Pediatrics)

Register: April 27 session

Global Health

Wednesday, May 4
7 to 8:30 p.m.

  • James Maguire, MD (Global Health)

Register: May 4 session


Monday, May 9
7 to 8:30 p.m.

  • Sarah Fox, MD (General Surgery)
  • Danny Barzana, DO (Vascular Surgery)
  • Claude Jarrett, MD (Orthopedic Surgery)

Register: May 9 session

Medicine for Addiction and Unhoused Populations

Wednesday, May 18
7 to 8:30 p.m.

  • Sara Axelrath, MD (Addiction Medicine)
  • James O’Connell, MD (Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program)

Register: May 18 session

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If you have questions about the Careers in Healthcare series please contact Amani Green, Assistant Director for Career Readiness.