Brian David Work, MD, MPH

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Department of General Internal Medicine
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
51 N. 39th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-9436
Fax: 215-243-3208
BA (Biology)
Swarthmore College, 1989.
MD (Medicine)
University of California Davis School of Medicine, 2000.
MPH (Public Health)
University of California Berkeley School of Public Health, 2001.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Dr. Work focuses on community outreach, community public health, and providing free and low-cost care out in the community. He also has extensive experience in substance abuse treatment and research and in Harm Reduction. Prevention Point Philadelphia is a national leader in Harm Reduction practice and education, including opioid overdose reversal and the provision of Naloxone to first responders, drug users and families of drug users.

He co-directs, attends and teaches at the free student-run United Community Clinic at First African Presbyterian Church in West Philadelphia.

He also attends and teaches at the free Streetside Health Clinic at Prevention Point Philadelphia where he is Chair of the Board and is the Clinical Site Director for the Bridging the Gaps program.
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Last updated: 11/14/2017
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