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 Nearly-Plausible Life of Albert Haut

Remembering the grandfather I never knew.

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.