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Julien Dedier, MD, MPH, is a board-certified primary care physician at Boston Medical Center (BMC) and co-founder of its Hospital Medicine Unit. Dr. Dedier is also the diabetes clinical co-lead of the BMC Health Equity Accelerator as well as a clinical associate professor of Internal Medicine at Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine. Dr. Dedier's clinical and research interests center on the influence of ethnic, cultural and environmental factors on risk-related behaviors for cardiovascular disease and cancer among underprivileged urban minority groups. He has designed and implemented interventions to increase physical activity among patients of low socio-economic status, including partnering with Black churches in Boston to foster church cohesion and healthy behaviors using culturally tailored digital solutions.
  • Administrative Title

    Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine, Boston University Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine,
  • Residency

    Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1995-1998
  • Board Certifications

    Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Special Interests

    Diabetes, hypertension, health equity


Boston University

Boston University is a leading private research institution with two primary campuses in the heart of Boston and programs around the world.

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