About Ashwini Bapat, MD

Dr. Ashwini Bapat is thrilled to work as an attending palliative care physician at Massachusetts General Hospital. She received her undergraduate education at McGill University; her medical degree at Tufts University; and completed her Internal Medicine residency and fellowship in Hospice & Palliative Medicine at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Her interests include the intersection of palliative care with medical education, telemedicine, narrative medicine, and global health.

Departments, Centers, & Programs:




Palliative Care Service
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696
Fax: 617-724-8693

Medical Education

  • MD, Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Residency, Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • Fellowship, Yale-New Haven Hospital

American Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

Accepted Insurance Plans

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    • Bapat, A, Bojarski E. Transference and Countertransference in Palliative Care #371. Journal of Palliative Medicine. 2019;22(4):452-453.
    • Bapat, A. “My Sweet Girlfriend.” Journal of General Internal Medicine. Published online October 31 2014. http://www.sgim.org/web-only/medical-humanities/my-sweet-girlfriend
    • Vasquez, C., Mohandas, P., Louie, K.,Benamer, N., Bapat, A., Morley, G., “Enhanced fibroblast=myocyte interactions in response to cardiac injury.” Circulation Research. 2010;107(8):1011-1020.