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  • Chest Imaging: 2018

    Monday, October 1, 2018

  • Chest Imaging: 2018

    Monday, October 1, 2018

  • Essentials of Emergency Radiology 2018: Pearls and Pitfalls

    Saturday, June 9, 2018

  • Mark Callanan, MD / Brady Evans, MD, Chief Residents' Presentation

    Thursday, May 31, 2018

  • John "JP" Warner, MD

    Thursday, May 24, 2018

  • General Thoracic Surgery

    Thursday, May 24, 2018

    Our annual post-graduate course in general thoracic surgery--the first such course offered in the United States--continues to fulfill its mission for the 48th year. The objective of this course, which will be held May 24-25, 2018, is to provide an in-depth review of selected topics in general thoracic surgery. Emphasis will be on current principles of management and surgical technique.
  • William "Chris" Pederson, MD, FACS - Combined Grand Rounds Plastic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery

    Thursday, May 17, 2018

  • Sports Medicine 2018

    Wednesday, May 9, 2018

    This CME program provides a special and timely opportunity to hear directly from world-renowned physician specialists (physiatrists, orthopedists, radiologists), team physicians and athletic trainers for the New England Patriots and the Boston Red Sox, and physical therapists on the cutting edge of rehabilitation about these changes, and how to incorporate them into practice.
  • Advances in Surgical Oncology 2018

    Tuesday, May 1, 2018

    The course will cover the most recent and relevant information in surgical oncology regarding diagnosis and staging, surgical techniques, avoidance and management of complications, and adjuvant therapies.
  • Radiology Update: 2018

    Monday, April 30, 2018

    Formerly known as the Radiology Review Course, this course is an intensive review of radiology through a series of lectures and case review sessions. It is designed to provide a comprehensive and practical review of contemporary diagnostic imaging and includes an optional simulation workshop on managing contrast crisis situations.

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Stories in the 11/17/17 edition of Hotline

Each week, MGH Hotline reports important news within the Massachusetts General Hospital community featuring employees and initiatives that focus on bettering the future of clinical care, research and training.

  • An important message on Veterans Day

    Members of the MGH community joined together Nov. 13 to give thanks and to honor and remember current and former service members at the annual Veterans Appreciation Breakfast at the Paul S. Russell, MD Museum of Medical History and Innovation. 

  • A champion’s fight

    “And knock on wood," says Edward “Doc” Emde, “I’m five years cancer free.” Emde, who has worked in the MGH Environmental Services Department for 41 years, was diagnosed with prostate cancer after a physical exam with his primary care physician in 2012.

  • Celebrating a life

    Friends and colleagues joined together with family and loved ones Sept. 22 to honor the life of longtime MGH psychiatrist, Chester M. Pierce, MD, during a special memorial celebration at Harvard University. Pierce died at the age of 89 in September 2016.

  • ResearchRoundup

    Research at the MGH is interwoven throughout more than 30 departments, centers and units, and is conducted with the support and guidance of the MGH Research Institute. The Research Roundup is a monthly series highlighting studies, news and events.

  • Two MGHers honored with Ernesto González Award

    “It’s possible I will never see the recovery of my homeland during my lifetime,” said Ernesto González, MD, MGH dermatologist, speaking of the recent damage in Puerto Rico caused by Hurricane Maria. “But, it is all of our responsibility to maintain our human fabric."

  • Nursing excellence

    On Nov. 9, in front of a large crowd gathered in the O’Keeffe Auditorium – and watching online via a televised live stream – Jeanette Ives Erickson, RN, DNP, senior vice president for Patient Care Services and chief nurse, thanked the MGH nursing community for their concerted efforts leading up to, and during, the recent Magnet site visit.

  • Picture perfect

    Members of the Diabetes Self-Management Education program paused for a picture during their annual World Diabetes Day Event on Nov. 14. Patients, visitors and staff stopped by the table to learn more about diabetes, to ask questions about nutrition and healthy eating and to take part in free blood pressure screenings.

  • Fight the flu

    MGH staff: It is not too late to get a flu shot. Hospital locations will continue to offer the seasonal flu vaccine in the coming weeks.

  • Leading the way

    Nancy Frates – advocate, community liaison and mother – was the featured speaker at this year’s annual MGH/MGPO Women in Leadership event Oct. 26 in the O’Keeffe Auditorium. In 2012 at the age of 27, Frates’ son, Pete, was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig’s Disease, also called amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS. He is the inspiration for the ice bucket challenge fundraiser, which has raised $220 million to support ALS research.

  • MGH Hotline’s Year in Review

    Each week, MGH Hotline reports important news within the Massachusetts General Hospital community featuring employees and initiatives that focus on bettering the future of clinical care, research and training.

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The Paul S. Russell, MD Museum of Medical History and Innovation tells the rich story of Mass General through interactive media displays, artifacts and photographs. You can learn about the hospital's important contributions to the medical field and see how these discoveries and advancements have shaped the present – and how the hospital can continue to shape the future of medicine.


The Russell Museum is dedicated to drawing connections between innovations spanning a period of more than 200 years – from the hospital’s charter in 1811 to present day. We encourage you to visit us for an experience that will inform, inspire and engage.

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