Amy Fan M.D.

Pediatrician | Ally of the modern parent

Dr. Amy Fan is a practicing pediatrician at a Harvard Medical School affiliated hospital in Cambridge, Massachusetts. She is the founder of Kinder, the first all-virtual pediatric primary care practice, and the creator of Ask Dr. Amy - Answers From Your Pediatrician. 

Amy is a student of health and healing, a fan of big questions, and an advocate for patient-centered healthcare that fits into families' lives. 

 

She explores reconnecting patients and doctors through open dialogue in an inclusive community. 

 

WORK & PROJECTS

KINDER
FOUNDER & PEDIATRICIAN

2018 - Present

Founded the first pediatric primary care virtual clinic and community. Conceptualized Kinder's vision as a space to transform access, family-pediatrician relationship, and approach to education in pediatric health. Launching after July 2018. 

ASK DR. AMY
FOUNDER &
CONTENT CREATOR

Founded YouTube channel to create content for parents and patients that are easy to understand and evidence based.

2017 - Present

KHAN ACADEMY

FELLOW

Winner of Khan Academy's video creation competition sponsored by NCLEX-RN, and continued as a Khan Academy fellow to write and produce videos on a variety of healthcare topics.

2013 - 2015

 

SELECT WRITING

Articles can be found on Thrive Global, KevinMD; collected in blog. 

 

EDUCATION & CLINICAL TRAINING

 

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

2015-2018

Pediatric Residency

UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA

2011-2015

M.D.

Healer's Art

Music and Medicine 

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN DIEGO

2007-2010

B.A. Anthropology (Sociocultural Anthropology)

Summa Cum Laude
Phi Beta Kappa

Varsity Women's Crew

ACTIVITIES & HONORS

2018, Entrepreneurship for All Cape Cod Pitch Competition Winner
2018, American Telemedicine Association Connector

2018, EnrichHer DC 2018 Pitch Competition Winner

2017, TEDMED Frontline Scholar

Lhamo Thondup

"Compassion is the radicalism of our time."

 

CONTACT ME

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