Lucy Marcil

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts

Lucy Marcil, MD, MPH is a pediatrician and social entrepreneur whose work focuses on improving child health and creating health equity through financial empowerment. She is an assistant professor of pediatrics at Boston University and Associate Director of Economic Mobility for the Center for the Urban Child and Healthy Family. She co-founded and is the Executive Director of StreetCred, a nonprofit working toward economic justice by providing financial services to low-income families in the doctor’s waiting room. She completed her MD at the University of Pennsylvania, MPH at Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, and pediatrics training at the Boston Combined Residency Program (Harvard University, Boston University). For her work, Dr. Marcil has been recognized with the American Academy of Pediatrics Anne E. Dyson Child Advocacy Award and has been named TED Fellow.

Stories featuring Lucy Marcil

Today, the Aspen Institute announced its 2022 Aspen Institute Ascend Fellows, 22 leaders from across the United States who are primed to transform sys...
Ascend FellowshipAugust 8, 2022
For many of us with young children at home, the pandemic hasn’t just disrupted our lives — it’s turned them upside down, erasing the boundaries ...
Aspen Family Prosperity Innovation CommunityFebruary 21, 2022

Convenings Featuring Lucy Marcil

Location: Virtual
Are you a healthcare provider or administrator who believes we must do more upstream to alleviate economic strain for our patient families to improve medical outcomes? Join us to learn how....
ConveningJuly 19, 2023
Location: Virtual (Zoom)
A conversation between powerful pairs of field leaders and innovators as they share insights grounded in experience about 2Gen solutions that will transform families’ lives and communities....
ConveningJune 8, 2021