Camila M. Mateo, MD, MPH

Camila M. Mateo, MD, MPH

Faculty Advisor, Office of Recruitment and Multicultural Affairs
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Dr. Mateo is a primary care pediatrician at Boston Children’s Hospital and Martha Eliot Health Center who focuses her work on the care of underserved children. She is from South Florida and attended the University of Florida before completing her MD at the Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons. She completed her pediatric residency and a chief resident year at the Boston Combined Residency Program at Boston Children’s Hospital and Boston Medical Center where she was a part of the Urban Health and Advocacy Track. Following this she completed the Harvard-wide Pediatric Health Services Fellowship and obtained an MPH at the T.H. Chan Harvard School of Public Health. Her research time focuses on the impacts of discrimination and bias on patient care and diversity in the physician workforce. Her medical education work focuses on diversity and inclusion, health equity, and racism in medicine. She is currently the Diversity Officer for the Boston Combined Residency Program as well as the co-director for Social Medicine in Essentials II at HMS and looks forward to helping to support and mentor medical students at Harvard in this new role.

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