Maggie Sullivan is a family nurse practitioner and director of the Oasis Clinic, a multicultural immigrant-friendly clinic at BHCHP. As a primary care provider with BHCHP since 2009, Maggie works primarily with limited English-speaking (LEP) patients experiencing homelessness. She is a part-time postdoctoral research fellow at the FXB Center for Health & Human Rights at Harvard University and instructor with the Initiative on Health & Homelessness at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Maggie graduated with a Doctor of Public Health degree from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in May 2020 where she received the Albert Schweitzer Award for public service. Her dissertation research focused on improving healthcare delivery to immigrant patients at community health centers in Massachusetts. Maggie also works as a clinical consultant with the Massachusetts League of Community Health Center’s farmworker health program and collaborates with Partners In Health in Chiapas, Mexico and Guatemala. She conducts forensic asylum evaluations with Harvard Medical School’s Asylum Network and MGH’s Asylum Clinic. She received her B.A. from Barnard College in comparative religion and art history. She later completed a master's in nursing science at the University of California - San Francisco (UCSF) with a sub-specialty in women's health. In 2005, Maggie completed a fellowship in farmworker health in the Salinas Valley of California.
Areas of interest: Health access, outcomes and quality of care provided for LEP individuals with precarious immigration status, organizational strategies for improving primary care services to LEP individuals