Maggie McConnell Sullivan
Fellow or Post Doc

Maggie McConnell Sullivan

Postdoctoral Fellow

FXB Center


Maggie Sullivan is a family nurse practitioner at Boston Health Care for the Homeless (BHCHP) and a postdoctoral research fellow with the FXB Center for Health & Human Rights at Harvard. In addition to being a primary care provider, she directs the Oasis Clinic, a multicultural immigrant-friendly clinic at Boston Health Care for the Homeless. At the FXB Center, Maggie studies and writes about immigrant health in the U.S. In collaboration with the Initiative on Health & Homelessness at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, she is also helping to develop course content. Maggie graduated with a Doctor of Public Health degree (DrPH program) from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in May 2020 where she received the Albert Schweitzer Award for public service. Her dissertation research focused on improving healthcare delivery to immigrant patients at community health centers in Massachusetts. Maggie also works as a clinical consultant with the Massachusetts League of Community Health Center’s farmworker health program and collaborates with Partners In Health in Chiapas, Mexico and Guatemala. She conducts forensic asylum evaluations with Harvard Medical School’s Asylum Network and MGH’s Asylum Clinic. She received her B.A. from Barnard College in comparative religion and art history. She later completed a master's in nursing science at the University of California - San Francisco (UCSF) with a sub-specialty in women's health. In 2005, Maggie completed a fellowship in farmworker health in the Salinas Valley of California.