Mentor: Tsuyoshi Kaneko, MD
Paige Newell, MD is a general surgery resident at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. She was born and raised in Littleton, Colorado and studied History of Art and Architecture at Harvard University where she also swam competitively for all four years. She completed her medical education at Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University in North Philadelphia where her interest in surgery began. At CSPH, her research focus is evaluating socioeconomic disparities in cardiac surgery outcomes and access to care of transcatheter technology under the leadership of Dr. Tsuyoshi Kaneko. Paige also serves as the Co-Chair of the Housestaff Quality and Safety Council at Brigham and Women’s Hospital where she leads quality improvement initiatives within the Department of Surgery. Paige plans to continue her passion for healthcare disparities research and quality improvement beyond residency in her career as an academic surgeon. In her free time, Paige enjoys open water swimming, running, collecting antique medical prints, and continuing her love of art history at Boston’s many art museums.