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
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
Founded YouTube channel to create content for parents and patients that are easy to understand and evidence based.
2017 - Present
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
Articles can be found on Thrive Global, KevinMD; collected in blog.
EDUCATION & CLINICAL TRAINING
GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA
Music and Medicine
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN DIEGO
B.A. Anthropology (Sociocultural Anthropology)
Summa Cum Laude
Phi Beta Kappa
Varsity Women's Crew