Our Initiatives


We aim to improve physical and mental health, reduce administrative burden, foster community and connection, and provide coaching opportunities.


We provide dedicated support to faculty and trainees as they navigate their academic surgical careers.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

We implement measures to foster an inclusive and equitable environment for all members of our community.

Beth Frates, MDBeth Frates, MD
Director, Wellness and Lifestyle Medicine

Richard Hodin, MDRichard Hodin, MD
Vice Chair, Faculty Affairs
Director, Mentoring

Tawakalitu Oseni, MDTawakalitu Oseni, MD
Co-Chair, DEI

Sareh Parangi, MDSareh Parangi, MD
Co-Chair, DEI

Erika Rangel. MD, MS, FACSErika Rangel, MD, MS, FACS
Associate Program Director, Resident Wellness

Antonia Stephen, MDAntonia Stephen, MD
Surgical Director, Wellness


About Us

The Department of Surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital has a long tradition of excellence in clinical care, research, and teaching.