Enjoy lunch catered by Curt's Cafe while Dr. James O'Connell, President and Founding Physician of the Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program (BHCHP), shares his insights and perspective on homelessness. In 1985, Dr. O'Connell began full-time clinical work with homeless individuals in 1985. BHCHP now serves over 13,000 homeless persons each year in two hospital-based clinics and in more than 60 shelters and outreach sites in Boston. His first book, Stories from the Shadows: Reflections of a Street Doctor was published in 2015 and featured on NPR's Fresh Air with Terry Goss. Learn more about Dr. O'Connell...
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