Rebecca Lara, MD, EdM
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Family Medicine

MD, Pritzker School of Medicine

Rebecca Lara, MD, EdM, is an Instructor in the Department of Family Medicine at Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center. She graduated from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and completed residency training at the Boston University Medical Center. Due to her interest in medical education, she participated in the Primary Care Academic Fellowship at Boston University Medical Center during which she received her Master in Education degree. Dr. Lara continues her research with a focus on curriculum related to the care of patients with intellectual disabilities and care team dynamics.
Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.

  1. Lara RF, Mogensen KM, Markuns JF. Effective feedback in the education of health professionals. Support Line. 2016; 38(2):3-8.
  2. Berry-Kravis E, Sumis A, Kim OK, Lara R, Wuu J. Characterization of potential outcome measures for future clinical trials in fragile X syndrome. J Autism Dev Disord. 2008 Oct; 38(9):1751-7. PMID: 18369716; DOI: 10.1007/s10803-008-0564-8;.
  3. Leehey MA, Berry-Kravis E, Goetz CG, Zhang L, Hall DA, Li L, Rice CD, Lara R, Cogswell J, Reynolds A, Gane L, Jacquemont S, Tassone F, Grigsby J, Hagerman RJ, Hagerman PJ. FMR1 CGG repeat length predicts motor dysfunction in premutation carriers. Neurology. 2008 Apr 15; 70(16 Pt 2):1397-402. PMID: 18057320; PMCID: PMC2685188; DOI: 10.1212/01.wnl.0000281692.98200.f5;.
  4. Leehey MA, Berry-Kravis E, Min SJ, Hall DA, Rice CD, Zhang L, Grigsby J, Greco CM, Reynolds A, Lara R, Cogswell J, Jacquemont S, Hessl DR, Tassone F, Hagerman R, Hagerman PJ. Progression of tremor and ataxia in male carriers of the FMR1 premutation. Mov Disord. 2007 Jan 15; 22(2):203-6. PMID: 17133502; DOI: 10.1002/mds.21252;.
  5. Lara RF, Mui KL, Nikrodhanond AA, Kim HH. Reproductive Sciences. Identification of mouse GnRH gene promoter sequences critical for ovarian expression in live mice. 2007; 14(1 Suppl):280A.
  6. Berry-Kravis E, Krause SE, Block SS, Guter S, Wuu J, Leurgans S, Decle P, Potanos K, Cook E, Salt J, Maino D, Weinberg D, Lara R, Jardini T, Cogswell J, Johnson SA, Hagerman R. Effect of CX516, an AMPA-modulating compound, on cognition and behavior in fragile X syndrome: a controlled trial. J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol. 2006 Oct; 16(5):525-40. PMID: 17069542; DOI: 10.1089/cap.2006.16.525;.

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Bar chart showing 6 publications over 4 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 2007

In addition to these self-described keywords below, a list of MeSH based concepts is available here.

Care team dynamics
Intellectual disabilities
Medical education
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