Ravi B. Parikh is a resident in internal medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, MA. He graduated from Harvard Medical School and the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, where he was a Knowles Fellow. He has promoted care of older adults and health policy in medical school and was awarded the Rappaport Fellowship for active work in public policy. In addition to publishing in HuffPo, he has published his work in the New England Journal of Medicine, Journal of the American Medical Association, Reader's Digest, Harvard Business Review, The Atlantic, Slate, and the Washington Post. He enjoys basketball, tennis, going home to Florida, and spending time with his wife and family. Follow him on Twitter @ravi_b_parikh