Julia McDonald, DO, MPH
Julia McDonald DO, MPH is a full-spectrum physician in central Maine. She initially studied Dance and Theatre at Colby College, but turned to medicine during a profound experience in Peace Corps Morocco. She received her Masters of Public Health and her Doctorate in Osteopathy from UNE before completing her training at the Greater Lawrence Family Medicine Residency (MA), where she served as Chief Resident. Her dedication to primary care was recognized by MAFP when she was honored as Maine’s 2019 Family Physician of the Year.
Dr. McDonald acknowledges the relationship between systems of oppression and health and is actively working towards greater economic, racial, gender, and health justice. She has been faculty at the Maine Dartmouth Family Medicine Residency since 2014. She also serves as the Medical Director of Abortion Services at Mabel Wadsworth Center in Bangor and works at Maine Family Planning. Annually, Dr. McDonald brings multi-disciplinary healthcare teams to work alongside Honduran counterparts in Intibuca, Honduras. You can follow her on Instagram at @drjuliamcdonald.
Dr. McDonald has no disclosures.