Marya Cohen, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Massachusetts General Hospital
Since graduating from residency in 2008, I have solidified my practice of general internal medicine through my primary care practice in MGH Chelsea Health Center, where I see a diverse group of mainly immigrant patients from a low socio-economic status.  I also mentor medical students and residents. I am the Faculty Director of the Crimson Care Collaborative (CCC), a group of seven multidisciplinary and interprofessional student-faculty practices across the Harvard system. I oversee all clinical, operations and research activities for both students and faculty. I also serve as a physician-researcher at the John D. Stoeckle Center for Primary Care Innovation.

Presenting at the Nexus Summit:

Background: Interprofessional collaboration (IPC) improves patient outcomes and reduces healthcare costs. The Crimson Care Collaborative (CCC) is an interprofessional student-faculty collaborative of 7 clinics throughout Boston. Our objective was to assess change in CCC students’ IPC skills after participation in a novel interprofessional escape room.   Methods: We obtained a license agreement from the University of Minnesota to run a pilot session of their beginner Interprofessional Health Care Escape Room (Friedrich et al. 2018). Students received a brief overview of interprofessional…