Dr. Bethea received a BS from the University of Wisconsin and an MD from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. She completed Internal Medicine residency training at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and continued on for an additional invited year as a chief medical resident. She is currently completing her training in Gastroenterology and Hepatology fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital. She has been working at the MGH Institute for Technology Assessment since 2016; her primary research interests include the use of simulation modeling and decision analytic methods to answer clinical questions and improve resource optimization in the areas of viral hepatitis, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, and organ transplantation.