Julie Levison, M.D.

Physician Investigator (Cl)
General Internal Medicine, Mass General Research Institute
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Assistant Physician
General Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
MD 2004
anti-hiv agents; drug resistance, viral; emigrants and immigrants; endometrium; genital diseases, female; hispanic americans; hiv infections; infertility, female; mycobacterium tuberculosis; office visits; patient acceptance of health care; protease inhibitors; research personnel; south africa; transients and migrants; tuberculosis; urban health services

Julie Levison, MD, MPhil, MPH, FACP, is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, and is board certified in internal medicine and infectious disease. Her clinical interests are in general infectious diseases, HIV medicine, and immigrant health with a focus on a team-based, patient-centered approach to delivering infectious disease specialty care in the community setting.

Her research focuses on understanding and addressing disparities in HIV outcomes in minority populations with specific attention to immigrant populations. She is principle investigator of a K23 career development award from the National Institute of Mental Health to develop and evaluate a community health worker intervention to improve engagement in HIV care in Latino immigrants in the greater Boston area. She has developed novel tools to leverage the electronic medical record for HIV outcomes research with immigrant populations. Working in partnership with community-based organizations and health care providers, Dr. Levison focuses on developing effective interventions to improve HIV care and treatment in Latino immigrants.

She is an active member of the Infectious Disease Society of America and the American College of Physicians, where she is a Fellow. She is also a Research Scientist in the National Hispanic Science Network. Dr. Levison was named to El Planeta’s Powermeter 100, a list of Massachusetts’ 2017 Most Influential People for Latinos. Dr. Levison is the recipient of the Arnold Gold Foundation Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award from Harvard Medical School and has spoken nationally and internationally on physician responsibility in the care of survivors of torture.

She is fluent in English and Spanish.

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