Paul H. Park
Paul H. Park, M.D.,MSc
Clinical Instructor in Medicine and a Department of Global Health and Social Medicine Affiliate

Paul H. Park, MD, MSc, is the Director of Implementation for NCD Synergies at Partners In Health. He also holds appointments at Harvard Medical School, the Division of Global Health Equity at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and the University of Global Health Equity.

Dr. Park previously worked at Partners In Health – Rwanda as the Director of NCDs and later as the Deputy Chief Medical Officer of Chronic Disease. He also provided clinical care and education at the Butaro Cancer Center of Excellence as well as Rwinkwavu District Hospital. Before beginning his four years in Rwanda, Dr. Park worked on implementation research surrounding community-based models of delivery in both diabetes mellitus and MDR-TB for two years with AMPATH in Eldoret, Kenya.

Dr. Park continues to provide clinical care for the Indian Health Service. In addition, Dr. Park is the founder of the Timmy Global Health – Pop-Wuj NGO-based partnership in Xela, Guatemala and a former member of the Board of Directors for the Universities Allied for Essential Medicines (UAEM). Dr. Park earned his MD from Indiana University and his MSc at Duke University and completed a dual residency in Internal Medicine and Global Health at Duke University. Dr. Park has also completed fellowships with Fogarty International Center and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI).

Address: 

Brigham and Women's Hospital

General Medicine

75 Francis St

Boston, MA 02115

Should they stay or should they go? Who benefits from interfacility transfer to a higher-level trauma center following initial presentation at a lower-level trauma center.
Authors: Authors: Adzemovic T, Murray T, Jenkins P, Ottosen J, Iyegha U, Raghavendran K, Napolitano LM, Hemmila MR, Gipson J, Park P, Tignanelli CJ.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg
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Impact of delayed care on surgical management of patients with gastric cancer in a low-resource setting.
Authors: Authors: Martin AN, Silverstein A, Ssebuufu R, Lule J, Mugenzi P, Fehr A, Mpunga T, Shulman LN, Park PH, Costas-Chavarri A.
J Surg Oncol
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Understanding the Etiology of Heart Failure Among the Rural Poor in Sub-Saharan Africa: A 10-Year Experience From District Hospitals in Rwanda.
Authors: Authors: Eberly LA, Rusingiza E, Park PH, Ngoga G, Dusabeyezu S, Mutabazi F, Harerimana E, Mucumbitsi J, Nyembo PF, Borg R, Gahamanyi C, Mutumbira C, Ntaganda E, Rusangwa C, Kwan GF, Bukhman G.
J Card Fail
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Nurse-Driven Echocardiography and Management of Heart Failure at District Hospitals in Rural Rwanda.
Authors: Authors: Eberly LA, Rusingiza E, Park PH, Ngoga G, Dusabeyezu S, Mutabazi F, Harerimana E, Mucumbitsi J, Nyembo PF, Borg R, Gahamanyi C, Mutumbira C, Ntaganda E, Rusangwa C, Kwan GF, Bukhman G.
Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes
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The "Kickstand Rod" technique for correction of coronal imbalance in patients with adult spinal deformity: theory and technical considerations.
Authors: Authors: Makhni MC, Cerpa M, Lin JD, Park PJ, Lenke LG.
J Spine Surg
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Cost of Treating Pediatric Cancer at the Butaro Cancer Center of Excellence in Rwanda.
Authors: Authors: Neal C, Rusangwa C, Borg R, Mugunga JC, Kennell-Heiling S, Shyirambere C, Pritchett N, Muhayimana C, Ntakirutimana E, Tapela N, Park PH, Shulman LN, Mpunga T.
J Glob Oncol
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International Radiotherapy Referrals From Rural Rwanda: Implementation Processes and Early Clinical Outcomes.
Authors: Authors: Hanappe M, Nicholson LT, Elmore SNC, Fehr AE, Bigirimana JB, Borg RC, Butonzi J, Shyirambere C, Mpanumusingo E, Benewe MO, Kanyike DM, Triedman S, Shulman LN, Rusangwa C, Park PH.
J Glob Oncol
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Cost of Providing Quality Cancer Care at the Butaro Cancer Center of Excellence in Rwanda.
Authors: Authors: Neal C, Rusangwa C, Borg R, Tapela N, Mugunga JC, Pritchett N, Shyirambere C, Ntakirutimana E, Park PH, Shulman LN, Mpunga T.
J Glob Oncol
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Decreasing Histology Turnaround Time Through Stepwise Innovation and Capacity Building in Rwanda.
Authors: Authors: Muvugabigwi G, Nshimiyimana I, Greenberg L, Hakizimana E, Ruhangaza D, Benewe O, Bhai K, Pepoon JR, Fehr AE, Park PH, Butonzi J, Shyirambere C, Manirakiza A, Rusangwa C, Milner D, Mpunga T, Shulman LN.
J Glob Oncol
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Impact of Breast Cancer Early Detection Training on Rwandan Health Workers' Knowledge and Skills.
Authors: Authors: Pace LE, Dusengimana JV, Keating NL, Hategekimana V, Rugema V, Bigirimana JB, Costas-Chavarri A, Umwizera A, Park PH, Shulman LN, Mpunga T.
J Glob Oncol
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