Author Teresa L. Schraeder, MD

Teresa L. Schraeder, MD, is a clinical assistant professor of family medicine and the director of the Physician as Communicator Scholarly Concentration at Alpert Medical School.


Ready to Serve

The Health Professions Scholarship Program prepares students for military service—and medicine. Six students at the…

Features GOT YOUR BACK: Scotti Pfirrman, left, and Tom Lopardo were among the millions of Americans who served in Afghanistan and Iraq after 9/11. Now third-year medical students, most of their classmates were in elementary school when they deployed. Photo by Dana Smith.

Lean On Me

In the military and in med school, these servicemember students find it’s the people beside…