Rebecca Luckett, MD, MPH

Portrait of Dr. LuckettDr. Rebecca Luckett is an Obstetrician Gynecologist at BIDMC and at the Scottish Livingstone Hospital (SLH) in Botswana and is an Instructor in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Harvard Medical School.

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 women's health and empowerment in resource-limited settings 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 education for trainees in Batswana, supervising US-based OBGYN residents in global health rotations, an improving the quality of women's health services in the United States who have been victims of sexual violence.