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Announcing Dr. Kenneth Mayer As New Editor-In-Chief Of JIAS

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Fenway’s own Kenneth Mayer, MD, has been appointed a new Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of the International AIDS Society (JIAS). Dr. Mayer, who joined the JIAS Editorial Board in 2016, has co-authored more than 800 peer-reviewed publications. Among his other accomplishments, he is the founding Medical Research Director of Fenway Health and Co-Chair of The Fenway Institute, a member of the US President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) Scientific Advisory Board, amfAR’s  Program Advisory Council, and a member of the International AIDS Society (IAS) Governing Council. “Ken is an extremely well respected clinician and researcher who I have had 
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New Provider Spotlight: Sneha Parikh, DMD

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Sneha Parikh, Dentist Joined Fenway in 2008 Education:University of Pittsburgh What brought you to Fenway Health?  Initially I was introduced to Fenway Health due to its proximity to my home. I lived just around the corner and enjoyed the commute to work (this was in 2009), however I later left Fenway to join a private practice in Pennsylvania before coming back –this time due to the public health environment, the mission, and the quality of care that is provided to patients here. After many years here, I can now attest to what a great place Fenway is to work! Are 
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Fenway Health Announces Appointment of Dr. Jennifer Potter as Co-Chair of The Fenway Institute

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Fenway Health announces today that Dr. Jennifer Potter has been appointed Co-Chair of The Fenway Institute. Dr. Potter is Director of Women’s Health at Fenway as well as an Advisory Dean and Director of the William B. Castle Society at Harvard Medical School. She has directed Women’s Health Research at The Fenway Institute since 2015, and has been a member of the faculty since 2010. She is a physician at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Fenway Health. Dr. Potter will join Dr. Kenneth H. Mayer, who has been a Co-Chair of The Fenway Institute since 2001, in leading The 
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New Provider Spotlight: Maria Licher, Nutritionist

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Maria Licher, RD Joined Fenway in December, 2016 Education: Bachelor’s in Human Nutrition, Food and Exercise; Dietetics from Virginia Polytechnic Institute; Registered Dietician. What brought you to Fenway Health? I had been wanting to move into outpatient for quite some time and a colleague told me about the position.  After learning about the mission of Fenway Health I became really excited about what we do here and our support of the LGBTQ community and those affected by HIV/AIDS. Once I interviewed and realized how much everyone here cares about the patients and each other it became clear that this was 
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Fenway Hosts Delegation Of Irish LGBT Advocates

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The Fenway Institute was thrilled to host a delegation from Ireland and Northern Ireland of policy makers, advocates, youth workers, legal professionals and other leaders working on behalf of the LGBT community. The exchange program, Advocating for Human and Civil Rights for the LGBT Community, was coordinated through the Irish Institute of Boston College. Staff from the National LGBT Health Education Center at The Fenway Institute met with this delegation on April 27 for an in-depth discussion on The Institute’s work and how its research could be used to address challenges facing the LGBT community in Ireland and Northern Ireland. 
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