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  • Clinical Endocrinology 2018

    Saturday, March 24, 2018

    For nearly 50 years, renowned experts in endocrinology at Harvard Medical School and Mass General Hospital have delivered this acclaimed annual update of current endocrine diagnostic and management strategies. Clinicians who treat endocrine disorders can rely on this program to optimize their patient outcomes with evidence-based strategies.
  • A. Lee Osterman, MD

    Thursday, February 22, 2018

  • John Kennedy, MD

    Thursday, February 15, 2018

  • Updates in General Internal Medicine for Specialists 2018

    Monday, January 29, 2018

    In this special program, Harvard Medical School's leading clinical faculty, representing more than 30 fields of medicine, share updates and provide recommendations to ensure you are current with the recent advances in general medicine that impact the specialist's approach to day-to-day practice, clinical decisions, and patient care.
  • Lawrence Gulotta, MD

    Thursday, November 30, 2017

  • Paul Arnold, MD

    Thursday, November 16, 2017

  • Neurological Emergencies

    Thursday, November 9, 2017

    Designed for clinicians in the fields of Emergency Medicine, Neurology, Critical Care, Hospital Medicine, Urgent Care, and Internal/Family Medicine, this program provides state-of-the-art approaches to quickly and effectively diagnose a neurological emergency. New Algorithms to Rapidly Evaluate Headaches * Dizziness * Back Pain * Weakness * Coma * Delirium * Seizures * Stroke * TIA * Head Injury
  • CME: Uro-Track 2017

    Thursday, November 2, 2017

    The Uro-Track CME is designed for urologists and clinicians interested in updating their knowledge in the diagnosis, evaluation and management of urologic diseases. Distinguished faculty from partnering institutions will present on topics including GU trauma, pediatric urology, prostate, bladder, kidney, incontinence and erectile dysfunction.
  • Brian Donley, MD

    Thursday, October 26, 2017

  • CME: State of the Art Imaging in the Diagnosis and Management of Prostate Cancer

    Friday, October 20, 2017

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Stories in the 08/18/17 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.

  • Lasting Impression

    MGH Hotline - Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

    “Law enforcement is about helping people. If you’re not all about helping people, then this is not the career path for you,” said Dan Coleman, Investigative and Intelligence manager for MGH Police, Security and Outside Services, while addressing a group of YMCA Teen Achievers Aug. 10.


  • New chief for Division of Infectious Diseases

    MGH Hotline - Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

    Rochelle Walensky, MD, MPH, co-director of the MGH Medical Practice Evaluation Center, has been named chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases, effective Sept. 5. She will succeed Stephen Calderwood, MD, who has guided the division for 27 years.


  • Defining, shaping the future of MGH

    MGH Hotline - Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

    The MGH is laying the groundwork for its next fundraising campaign, which will include asking staff to propose innovative “big ideas” to serve as the effort’s centerpiece.


  • Sacred ground: A granddaughter's dream realized

    MGH Hotline - Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

    In the southwestern region of Uganda, in the district of Kasese – a region historically inflicted by civil war, disease and lack of access to quality health care – lies 2 acres of land once owned by Elizabeth Kalimunda. It is on this plot that Dorothy Ndishabandi, a research technician in the MGH Department of Pathology, is building the Elizabeth Memorial Health Center – named in honor of her late grandmother – to bring care to nearby communities.


  • Doctors press for Uganda breast cancer screening

    MGH Hotline - Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

    Two doctors from the MGH have teamed up with the Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) to help reshape public health in sub-Saharan Africa. Their goal is to dramatically decrease the mortality rate from breast cancer with accurate and early diagnoses and treatment.


  • Global Glimpse: MGH around the world

    MGH Hotline - Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

    “When in distress, every man becomes our neighbor.” Those words were penned by MGH founders more than two centuries ago, yet they continue to ring true today. Clinicians, researchers, students and staff travel the world to provide care, comfort and education to those in need. Here, Hotline highlights just some of the people and efforts happening in Uganda.


  • Strong support

    MGH Hotline - Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

    Working closely with MGH Global Health and the Global Health Collaborative in Uganda, Wellesley teenager James Mooney and his supporters have raised money to help construct a new 15-bed pediatric oncology unit at Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital.



  • MGH named a top hospital by U.S. News & World Report

    MGH Hotline - Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

    The MGH has been ranked #4 in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals 2017-2018 and is the only hospital ranked across all 16 specialties. Of the nearly 5,000 hospitals evaluated, the MGH has consistently placed among the top five hospitals on the honor roll since its inception in 1990.



  • Primary care openings for MGHers

    MGH Hotline - Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

    Open enrollment for 2018 benefits will occur this fall. For staff who wish to request a new primary care physician, the MGH health plan offers the best care and the lowest out-of-pocket costs when you receive care from an MGH or Partners provider.



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