Julie Paik, MD, ScD, MPH is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and holds appointments as a faculty member in the Division of Renal (Kidney) Medicine and Associate Epidemiologist in the Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. She also holds appointments at the VA Boston Healthcare System as a Research Scientist at the New England Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center and as a Staff Physician in the Renal Section. She is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology, completing her medicine residency training at Mount Sinai Hospital and nephrology fellowship training at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital combined program. Her research interests are in renal pharmacoepidemiology, medication management and comparative effectiveness and safety of medications in patients with chronic kidney disease and end-stage kidney disease, fractures, and geriatric nephrology. She received her Bachelor’s degree from Harvard College, Doctor of Medicine and Master of Public Health from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, and Master of Science and Doctor of Science in Epidemiology from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.