Lela R. Bachrach MD, MS

Assistant Clinical Professor, Joint Medical Program
  • HMS200A - Contextually Integrated Case Based Curriculum
Research Interests: 
  • Health of underserved populations
  • Adolescent health
  • Access to care
  • Violence prevention
  • Language barriers and health literacy
  • International health
  • Nutrition
  • Developmental and behavioral pediatrics
  • Information technology
  • Medical education
  • Evidence-based medicine
Selected Publications: 

Bachrach, LR, Gardner, JM: Caregiver knowledge, attitudes, and practices regarding childhood diarrhea and dehydration in Kingston, Jamaica. Pan American Journal of Public Health, 12(1): 37-44, 2002.

Bachrach, VR, Schwarz, E, Bachrach, LR: Breastfeeding and the risk of hospitalization for respiratory disease in infancy: a meta-analysis. Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, 157(3): 237-43, 2003. Cited in Journal Watch April 4, 2003.

Bachrach, LR: How To Prevent and Treat Dehydration: What To Do When Your Child Has Running Belly. Health education video directed, produced, and edited for the Jamaican Ministry of Health to educate parents on oral rehydration therapy, 2000.

Profile Updated: February 20, 2013