Faculty and Staff

Miriam Hoffman, MD
Director of Medical Student Education
Clerkship Director

Molly Cohen-Osher, MD
Associate Clerkship Director

Joanne Wilkinson, MD
Director of FaMeS and FM Scholars
FMIG Advisor

Eizabeth Ferrenz, MD
Co-Director of FaMeS
Latino Health Elective Director

Florence Laforest, MEd
Manager of Student Relations
Clerkship Coordinator


John Wiecha, MD, MPH
Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs
Director, Office of Medical Education, Academic Affairs, BUSM 


Nan Harvey, MD
Director of FM Summer Externship
Course Director, ICM 1 Spring

Cheryl McSweeney, MD, MPH 
BUSM Admissions Committee Member

Katherine Gergen-Barnett, MD 
Healers Art Director

Where to find us

The Department of Family Medicine is located in the Dowling building 5th floor. The Dowling building is on the corner of Albany St and Massachusetts Ave, and can be accessed by the Emergency Department entrance on Albany Street. Our clinical sites (where faculty have their practices) include the Family Medicine Center in the Yawkey ACC building, South Boston Community Health Center, Codman Square Community Health Center, East Boston Neighborhood Health Center, Dorchester House, the Boston Univeristy Affiliated Physicians Charles River Practice, Greater Roslindale Medical and Dental Community Health Center, and others.