Monica Bharel, M.D.
Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program
Monica Bharel, M.D., most recently served as medical director of the Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program. She is an instructor of medicine at Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts General Hospital and an assistant clinical professor of medicine at Boston University School of Medicine/Boston Medical Center. Her areas of interest include preventive health care and chronic disease management for underserved populations through system-based improvements. Her research has included cervical cancer screening in homeless women, treatment of alcohol use among homeless women, hepatitis C in vulnerable populations, and medical resident education. Dr. Bharel received her medical degree from the Boston University School of Medicine in 1994, and in 1998, completed a residency and chief residency in internal medicine at Boston Medical Center.