Massachusetts Medical Society: BMC Pediatrician Honored for Reducing Health Disparities

BMC Pediatrician Honored for Reducing Health Disparities

Megan T. Sandel, MD, MPH and Simone S. Wildes, MD
Megan T. Sandel, MD, MPH, received the MMS 2018 Reducing Health Disparities Award from Simone S. Wildes, MD, chair of the MMS Committee on Diversity in Medicine. Dr. Sandel has more than 15 years’ experience caring for low-income children, studying the impact of social determinants on child health, and advocating for interventions. She is associate director of the Grow Clinic at Boston Medical Center, which cares for children who have “failure to thrive,” a principal investigator with Children’s Health Watch, and associate professor of pediatrics at the Boston University School of Medicine and Public Health.

Nominations for the 2019 Reducing Health Disparities Award are due by November 16, 2018; see more information.

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