Author name: Dr. Amissa Brewer-Hofmann, MD, MPH

Amissa Brewer-Hofmann is a Philadelphia-based physician and future radiology resident who aims to focus on OBGYN and women's imaging. She completed her medical and public health education at Columbia University in NYC and during that time became interested in health disparities faced by marginalized people. Her public health focuses include black maternal health disparities, adverse childhood experiences, and trauma-informed care. She also takes a special interest in educating physicians and other providers about biases in medicine in order to make healthcare delivery more equitable. Amissa paints and practices kundalini yoga in her free time. She lives in Philadelphia with her husband and her two-year-old son.