Judith A. Linden, MD
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine
Dept of Emergency Medicine

MD, George Washington University School of Medicine
BA, Brandeis University

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Judith Linden, MD, MED, Emergency Medicine, is known for her expertise in violence against women/sexual assault and substance use disorder recognition and intervention. She was co-investigator for a National Institute of Justice-sponsored program to train medical and law students to advocate for victims of intimate partner violence (IPV), developed best practices for IPV documentation, and served for many years on the Massachusetts Medical Society Committee on Violence. She co-led a program for Israeli and Palestinian health care workers, focused on developing best practices and interventions for intimate partner violence survivors. Dr. Linden published an invited review in the New England Journal of Medicine on the acute care of sexual assault survivors, cited 106 times and downloaded internationally. She served on a committee to update CDC Guidelines for the treatment/prevention of STI in sexual assault victims, and currently serves on the AAMC's Women in Medicine and Science Intimate Partner Violence Task Force. Dr. Linden has trained physicians in brief intervention and referral for treatment in substance use disorders. She was a co­investigator on a $1.3 million Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) grant to develop and evaluate a web-based curriculum to assist providers identify and treat neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) and opioid use disorders (OUD) among child bearing age women. More than 300 prescribers have completed the course in person or online. She is a champion of increasing diversity in academic Emergency Medicine, and currently serves on the American College of Emergency Physicians Committee on Diversity and Inclusion in Academic Promotion, as well as the AWAEM (Academy for Women in Emergency Medicine) Administrative Leadership Development Committee.

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  1. Gottlieb M, Chan TM, Yarris LM, Linden JA, Coates WC. Promotion and tenure letters: A guide for faculty. AEM Educ Train. 2022 Jun; 6(3):e10759. PMID: 35707393; PMCID: PMC9178369; DOI: 10.1002/aet2.10759;
  2. Linden JA, Baird J, Madsen TE, Rounds K, Lall MD, Raukar NP, Fang A, Lin M, Sethuraman K, Dobiesz VA. Diversity of leadership in academic emergency medicine: Are we making progress? Am J Emerg Med. 2022 Jul; 57:6-13. PMID: 35462120
  3. Oh L, Linden JA, Zeidan A, Salhi B, Lema PC, Pierce AE, Greene AL, Werner SL, Heron SL, Lall MD, Finnell JT, Franks N, Battaglioli NJ, Haber J, Sampson C, Fisher J, Pillow MT, Doshi AA, Lo B. Overcoming barriers to promotion for women and underrepresented in medicine faculty in academic emergency medicine. J Am Coll Emerg Physicians Open. 2021 Dec; 2(6):e12552. PMID: 34984414; PMCID: PMC8692182; DOI: 10.1002/emp2.12552;
  4. Sethuraman KN, Lin M, Rounds K, Fang A, Lall MD, Parsons M, Linden JA, Gursahani K, Raukar N, Perman SM, Dobiesz VA. Here to chair: Gender differences in the path to leadership. Acad Emerg Med. 2021 09; 28(9):993-1000. PMID: 33511736
  5. Lall MD, Perman SM, Garg N, Kohn N, Whyte K, Gips A, Madsen T, Baren JM, Linden J. Intention to Leave Emergency Medicine: Mid-career Women Are at Increased Risk. West J Emerg Med. 2020 Aug 21; 21(5):1131-1139. PMID: 32970566; PMCID: PMC7514417; DOI: 10.5811/westjem.2020.5.47313;
  6. Farrell NM, Hayes BD, Linden JA. Critical medication shortages further dwindling hospital resources during COVID-19. Am J Emerg Med. 2021 02; 40:202-203.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32471781; PMCID: PMC7255314; DOI: 10.1016/j.ajem.2020.05.059;
  7. Linden JA, Schneider JI, Cotter A, Drexel S, Frosch E, Martin ND, Canavan C, Holtman M, Mitchell PM, Feldman JA. Variability in Institutional Board Review for a Multisite Assessment of Resident Professionalism. J Empir Res Hum Res Ethics. 2019 04; 14(2):117-125.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30866723
  8. Lin MP, Lall MD, Samuels-Kalow M, Das D, Linden JA, Perman S, Chang AM, Agrawal P. Impact of a Women-focused Professional Organization on Academic Retention and Advancement: Perceptions From a Qualitative Study. Acad Emerg Med. 2019 03; 26(3):303-316. PMID: 30667132
  9. Linden JA, Feldman JA, Nelson KP. In reply. Ann Emerg Med. 2018 08; 72(2):224-225.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30031513
  10. Linden JA, Breaud AH, Mathews J, McCabe KK, Schneider JI, Liu JH, Halpern LE, Barron RJ, Clyne B, Smith JL, Kauffman DF, Dempsey MS, Dechert TA, Mitchell PM. The Intersection of Gender and Resuscitation Leadership Experience in Emergency Medicine Residents: A Qualitative Study. AEM Educ Train. 2018 Apr; 2(2):162-168.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30051083; PMCID: PMC6001582; DOI: 10.1002/aet2.10096;
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Domestic Violence
Medical Education
Sexual assault

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