Alexandra Coria

Alexandra L. Coria is a resident physician in pediatrics living and training in Boston.

Stories By Alexandra Coria

What It Feels Like to Hold the First 60 Seconds of a New Life in My Hands

As a pediatric physician working in a hospital, I take over the moment a baby is born, in the terrifying first minute that can mean the difference between life and death.

Black and Blue: A Tale from Tanzania

Body bags and boat rides. Tragic views from travels.

The Last Refuge

Survivors of torture from across the globe rebuild their lives in the heart of Manhattan, with the help of unusually close doctor-patient relations.