About Dr. Luckett

Rebecca Luckett, MD, MPHDr. Rebecca Luckett is an Obstetrician Gynecologist at BIDMC and at Princess Marina Hospital in Botswana. She is an Instructor in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Harvard Medical School and an adjunct lecturer at the University of Botswana.

She completed her Medical Degree and Masters in Public Health at Mount Sinai School of Medicine before pursuing her residency at the combined Brigham and Women's and Massachusetts General Hospitals, where she also served as Administrative Chief Resident.

Her academic interests include gynecologic oncology screening and treatment and medical education in the global context. Her global health experience includes public health program development, implementation, and evaluation in Angola and Kenya. She has done clinical work in Uganda, Senegal and Botswana and has conducted community-based research in East Harlem and Honduras. As a member of Physicians for Human Rights, she conducts medical evaluations for asylum-seekers in the United States who have been victims of sexual violence.

Her current work in Botswana is focused on building medical training programs, improving the quality of women’s health services, and supervising US-based OB/GYN residents in global health rotations.