Dr. Ricciotti was the vice chair, vice chair for Education, Residency Program director, and Medical Student Clerkship director in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. She was a key leader in incorporating reproductive health into the Harvard Medical School New Pathway curriculum, teaching in the physiology course, third year core clerkship in obstetrics and gynecology, and creating several advanced electives. She developed a Resident-as-Teacher objective structured teaching exercise to train and evaluate residents as teachers that has been nationally implemented through the AAMC MedEd Portal.
Dr. Ricciotti is a board member for the Society of Academic Specialists in General Obstetrics and Gynecology, and a member of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology eLearning Committee. She was a board member for the Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics, and a member of the Faculty Development Milestone Task Force for the Council on Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Dr. Ricciotti earned her medical degree at Dartmouth Medical School and completed her residency at Beth Israel Hospital. She completed a fellowship in the Hedwig van Ameringen Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM) Program. Her interests include leadership and culture change in academic medicine and resident-as-teacher curriculum development.
Dr. Garnick is the editor in chief of HarvardProstateKnowledge.org and Harvard Medical School’s Annual Report on Prostate Diseases, both of which emerged from his keen interest in explaining issues of medical importance to patients and their families to help them make appropriate treatment choices.
Dr. Komaroff practiced general internal medicine for 45 years. He teaches courses on clinical medicine and clinical research methods at Harvard Medical School. He has served as an advisory board member for the Department of Health and Human Services, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Institutes of Health, and for the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences. He spends most of his time currently on research, and is the author of over 270 journal articles and book chapters and of two books. In recognition of his accomplishments, Dr. Komaroff has been elected as a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Dr. Curfman is board certified in internal medicine and cardiology. He earned his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and trained in internal medicine and cardiology at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital. He directed the Coronary Care Unit at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and the Cardiovascular Health Center, a heart disease prevention program at Massachusetts General Hospital.
In addition to writing scores of editorials and Perspective articles for The New England Journal of Medicine, Dr. Curfman has given testimony to the US Senate and House of Representatives. He has also contributed amicus briefs in Supreme Court health law cases.