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Northampton Family Medicine Welcomes Dr. Emily Lash

NORTHAMPTON — Northampton Family Medicine recently welcomed Dr. Emily Lash to a growing roster of primary-care providers at its 22 Atwood Dr. location in Northampton.

Lash’s medical experience has come from both the East and West coasts, most recently from the East Bay Family Practice in Oakland, Calif., and before that North Quabbin Family Physicians in Athol.

She has also worked as a locum in family medicine and urgent care at practices in Oregon, performed a residency/chief residency at Providence Milwaukie Family Practice in Oregon, and interned at Sutter Family Practice in Sacramento, Calif. In 2012, she served as a clinician teacher and clinical leadership fellow at Oregon Health and Sciences University Family Medicine, and has given lectures and presentations on topics as varied as advanced lifesaving in obstetrics, geriatric delirium, pre-eclampsia, and preventive care for the lesbian community.

She earned her bachelor’s degree in human biology from Stanford University and her M.D. from Oregon Health Sciences University, and has won awards for Excellence in Clinical Teaching and Family Medicine Clerkship.