Sara Selig, MD, MPH

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Sara Selig is an associate physician in the Division of Global Health Equity at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and an instructor of medicine at Harvard Medical School. She currently serves as the director of US engagement for Partners in Health (PIH) and as the associate director for the Community Outreach and Patient Empowerment (COPE) Program, a Native-controlled non-profit organization and PIH sister site aimed at eliminating health disparities and improving the wellbeing of American Indian/Alaska Native communities. For more than two decades Dr. Selig has worked passionately to secure better healthcare for underserved populations around the world including working with under-resourced communities in the US as well as with ministries of health in the Middle East and Sub-Saharan Africa. Dr. Selig received her medical degree from the University of Colorado School of Medicine, her MPH from the Harvard T.H. School of Public Health, and completed the Doris and Howard Hiatt Residency in Global Health Equity and Internal Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

Focus: Passionately working to eliminate health disparities and improve the well-being of American Indian/Alaska Native communities.

Lives in: Boston, Massachusetts, United States