Dr. Andrea Reid is Associate Dean for Student and Multicultural Affairs at Harvard Medical School, the Director of the Office of Recruitment and Multicultural Affairs at Harvard Medical School, and the Director for Diversity and Faculty Development for Mass General Hospital's Gastroenterology (GI) Department. Her clinical and research interests include hepatitis C virus infection, especially in African Americans, racial disparities in liver disease and liver transplantation, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, and medical education.
Dr. Reid earned her MD from HMS, and trained in internal medicine and GI at MGH. After completing her GI clinical and research fellowship, she joined the HMS faculty and the MGH Department of Medicine. During her tenure, Dr. Reid co-chaired the Internship Selection Committee for Medical Services, directed the GI fellowship at MGH, taught GI in the HMS curriculum and mentored numerous medical students. While at MGH, Dr. Reid earned an MPH from Harvard School of Public Health and contributed to the greater Boston community by speaking in public schools, churches, and at community events, where she encouraged students to stay in school, pursue their dreams, consider careers in STEM and Medicine, and “lift as they climb.” Dr. Reid was honored with several awards in recognition of her commitment to teaching and mentorship at HMS, MGH and in the community.