Jonathan Welch, MD, MSc, is an Instructor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School and an attending emergency physician at the Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. His work focuses on patient and family centered care. His writing on these topics has been featured in Health Affairs, the Washington Post, the Chicago Tribune, and Roll Call. Prior to joining the Harvard faculty, Dr. Welch completed his medical education at Harvard Medical School and his training in emergency medicine at the Harvard Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residency. He received his master's degree in Health Policy at the London School of Economics, and additionally completed training in epidemiology and biostatistics at the Harvard School of Public Health. He was a Fulbright Scholar in Peru and a Harry S. Truman Scholar, and he has worked as a technical officer at the World Health Organization.