BOSTON – A statement from Amy Rosenthal, Executive Director at Health Care For All:

“Health Care For All (HCFA) is excited about the appointment of Dr. Robert Goldstein as the Department of Public Health Commissioner. Dr. Goldstein’s work with underrepresented groups as Medical Director and Founder of the Massachusetts General Hospital Transgender Health Program and Senior Policy Advisor at the Center for Disease Control (CDC) has informed his strong belief in health equity and excellence. We are confident that Commissioner Goldstein will work to eliminate barriers to ensure equitable care for all residents of the Commonwealth and look forward to working with such a caring and experienced individual.”