Sondra S. Crosby, MD
Associate Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
General Internal Medicine

MD, University of Washington
PharmD, University of Washington

Expertise includes: Refugee and Immigrant Health; Health and Human Rights.

Associate Professor
Boston University School of Public Health
Health Law, Policy & Management

Active Staff Privileges
Boston Medical Center

An Interprofessional, Trauma-Based Education Program to Advance the Health of Refugees
09/01/2017 - 08/31/2020 (PI)
Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation

Acute HIV Study
07/01/2000 - 10/31/2001 (PI)
Comm. of Mass./Department of Public Health

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  1. Crosby SS, Benavidez G. From Nuremberg to Guantanamo Bay: Uses of Physicians in the War on Terror. Am J Public Health. 2018 Jan; 108(1):36-41. PMID: 29161065.
  2. Mehta PK, Saia K, Mody D, Crosby SS, Raj A, Maru S, Piwowarczyk L. Learning from UJAMBO: Perspectives on Gynecologic Care in African Immigrant and Refugee Women in Boston, Massachusetts. J Immigr Minor Health. 2017 Oct 14.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29032521.
  3. Annas GJ, Crosby SS. Post-9/11 torture at CIA "black sites"--physicians and lawyers working together. N Engl J Med. 2015 Jun 11; 372(24):2279-81.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26061833; DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp1503428;.
  4. Crosby SS, Xenakis SN, Glantz LH. Force feeding at Guantanamo in first case brought to US federal court. BMJ. 2015; 350:h1270.View Related Profiles. PMID: 25758757; DOI: 10.1136/bmj.h1270;.
  5. Moreno A, Crosby S, Xenakis S, Iacopino V. Implementing Istanbul Protocol standards for forensic evidence of torture in Kyrgyzstan. J Forensic Leg Med. 2015 Feb; 30:39-42. PMID: 25623194; DOI: 10.1016/j.jflm.2014.12.009;.
  6. Waldorf B, Gill C, Crosby SS. Assessing adherence to accepted national guidelines for immigrant and refugee screening and vaccines in an urban primary care practice: a retrospective chart review. J Immigr Minor Health. 2014 Oct; 16(5):839-45.View Related Profiles. PMID: 23512323; DOI: 10.1007/s10903-013-9808-6;.
  7. Crosby SS. Not every food refuser is a hunger striker. Am J Bioeth. 2014; 14(7):47-8. PMID: 24978414; DOI: 10.1080/15265161.2014.921468;.
  8. Crosby SS. Primary care management of non-English-speaking refugees who have experienced trauma: a clinical review. JAMA. 2013 Aug 7; 310(5):519-28. PMID: 23925622; DOI: 10.1001/jama.2013.8788;.
  9. Annas GJ, Crosby SS, Glantz LH. Guantanamo Bay: a medical ethics-free zone? N Engl J Med. 2013 Jul 11; 369(2):101-3.View Related Profiles. PMID: 23758205; DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp1306065;.
  10. Piwowarczyk L, Bishop H, Saia K, Crosby S, Mudymba FT, Hashi NI, Raj A. Pilot evaluation of a health promotion program for African immigrant and refugee women: the UJAMBO Program. J Immigr Minor Health. 2013 Feb; 15(1):219-23.View Related Profiles. PMID: 22476568; DOI: 10.1007/s10903-012-9611-9;.
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Human Rights
Refugee and Immigrant Health
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