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Articles by Laura K. Grubb, MD, MPH, FAAP

Laura K. Grubb, MD, MPH, FAAP
About Laura K. Grubb, MD, MPH, FAAP

Dr. Grubb is an adolescent medicine specialist and general pediatrician with research interests in health care reform implementation, single payer model realization in Vermont, and cost effectiveness of health care interventions. Dr. Grubb graduated cum laude with a BS in Biology from Georgetown University and received her MD from George Washington University. She completed pediatrics residency at the Naval Medical Center San Diego and is Board Certified in Pediatrics. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She served seven years in the Navy as a pediatrician and general medical officer. She completed her fellowship in Adolescent Medicine and an MPH (focusing on Health Systems Organization in the Management, Community Health, and Policy tract) at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston. She is currently an assistant professor of pediatrics at the Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center in Boston. Contact: Website | Facebook | More Posts

How well do doctors know the ACA?

In the article “Physician Knowledge of and Attitudes toward the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act,” the authors survey otolaryngology surgeons using the Kaiser Family Foundation’s (KFF) 10 question health reform quiz. KFF [...]

January 13, 2014 // 2 Comments

PCHM’s do not reduce overall costs

Is bending the cost curve possible with an innovative strategy like the patient-centered medical home? As implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) gains traction, novel care such as and Patient Centered Medical Homes [...]

November 18, 2013 // 0 Comments

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