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This doctor posted online in favor of immunization. Then vaccine opponents targeted her

Dr. Monique Tello of Massachusetts General Hospital was the target of negative online ratings from anti-vaccine groups. JESSICA RINALDI/GLOBE STAFF

Boston Globe 

Dr. Monique Tello was attending a medical conference last fall when a speaker on social media suggested the physicians search themselves on Google. Why not, thought Tello, an internist at Massachusetts General Hospital. She was stunned by what she found.