Bierer, Michael, MD, MPH

Associate Physician, Massachusetts General Hospital
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School


Michael is an assistant professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, and an associate physician at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) where he has been on staff since 1988. Michael has developed an addictions and pain-oriented clinical practice nested in a general primary care clinic at MGH. He has been involved in educating colleagues and trainees in the management of addictions and complicated pain problems, and holds responsibility of this curriculum for the internal medicine residents at the hospital. Dr. Bierer may be heard frequently as the voice of the New England Journal of Medicine podcasts. He is also a diplomate of the American Board of Addiction Medicine. Michael holds an MD from Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and an MPH in health policy and management from Harvard School of Public Health.


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Last Updated: 1/4/2013