Boston Medical Center Department of Pediatrics

Organization and Faculty Leadership

Robert J. Vinci, M.D. 
Chief of Pediatrics
Boston Medical Center
Chair, Department of Pediatrics
Boston University School of Medicine
John S. (Jack) Maypole, M.D.
Population Health and Practice Transformation
Michael Silverstein, M.D., M.P.H.
Vice Chair of Research
Sharon E. O’Brien, M.D.
Vice Chair for Acute Care and Subspecialty Services
Catherine D. Michelson, M.D., MMSc.
Residency Program Director
Scott E. Hadland, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Program Director for Residency Training
Christine C. Cheston, M.D.
Associate Program Director for Residency Training
Laura Chiel, M.D.
Chief Resident
Katherine Nash, M.D.
Chief Resident

Divisions and Programs

Ambulatory Service: Eileen Costello, M.D.

Behavioral Health: Lisa Fortuna, M.D.

Cardiology: Sharon O’Brien, M.D.

Children’s Services: Mark Dovey, M.D.

Child Protection Program: Kim Schwartz, M.D., M.P.H.

Community Pediatrics: Mary Ellen Stolecki, P.N.P.

Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics: Marilyn Augustyn, M.D.

Emergency Medicine: David H. Dorfman, M.D.

Endocrinology: Suleiman Mustafa-Kutana, M.D.

Gastroenterology and Nutrition: Claudio Morera, M.D.

General Pediatrics: Michael Silverstein, M.D. 

Genetics: Jodi Hoffman, M.D.

Health Leads: Jessie Odegard, M.S.W.

Hematology/Oncology: Amy Sobota, M.D.

Infectious Diseases:  Elizabeth Barnett, M.D

Medical Student Teaching: Rachel Thompson, M.D.

Neurology: Laurie Douglas, M.D.

Neurosurgery: James Holsapple, M.D.

Orthopedics: T. Desmond Brown, M.D.

Otolaryngology: Jessica Levi, M.D.

Pediatric Surgery: Catherine Chen, M.D

Pediatrics Weight Management Program: Carine Lenders, M.D.

Pulmonary Medicine: Robyn Cohen, M.D., M.P.H.

Rheumatology: Ezra Cohen, M.D.