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  • Chest Imaging: 2018

    Monday, October 1, 2018

  • Chest Imaging: 2018

    Monday, October 1, 2018

  • NeuroRehabilitation 2018

    Thursday, June 14, 2018

    The country's most experienced and committed neurorehabilitation experts will present cutting-edge strategies, improved approaches, the latest findings, practical education, and hands-on methods to help you guide your patients to their maximum level of function. Covering a wide range of neurological conditions, approaches will include exercise, pharmacology, technology, wellness, patient motivation, and caregiver assistance.
  • Internal Medicine Comprehensive Review and Update 2018

    Monday, June 11, 2018

    Practical, Results-Focused Education for Ambulatory and Inpatient Settings-- Enhance your skills and optimize your patient outcomes by joining Harvard Medical School's most distinguished faculty in Internal Medicine and its subspecialties as they provide updates, best practices and clinical strategies designed to improve day-to-day practice in both ambulatory and inpatient settings.
  • Gastroenterology 2018

    Monday, June 11, 2018

    This highly-rated CME program presents state-of-the-art GI strategies and clinical practices, and covers recent advances and their impact on patient outcomes for: IBD, Microscopic Colitis, Hepatitis B & C, Fatty Liver, Barrett's Esophagus, C. difficile Colitis, Refractory GERD, IBS, Nonulcer Dyspepsia, Pancreatitis, Celiac Disease, GI Bleeding, Bariatrics, Colorectal Cancer
  • 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

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Stories in the 01/12/18 edition of MGH 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.

  • CareZONE in the end zone

    It’s not every day that Robert Kraft equates someone to the five-time Super Bowl champion quarterback of the New England Patriots. But on Jan. 9, the team’s owner did just that, dubbing The Kraft Center for Community Health’s executive director Elsie Taveras, MD, as “the center’s Tom Brady.”

  • Leaders address IV fluid bag shortage

    When Hurricane Maria pummeled Puerto Rico last September, it caused widespread devastation – leaving homes destroyed, businesses leveled and manufacturing plants in ruins. When the facility that produced 40 percent of the nation’s IV fluid bags was rendered inoperable, it set into motion a shortage that has impacted hospitals throughout the United States.

  • Sacking the flu

    Just in time for the New England Patriots first playoff game, Michelle Pirri, RN, of the Emergency Department, was selected as the lucky winner of an autographed Rob Gronkowski jersey. Her name was drawn from all employees who received their flu shot or documented their declination in PeopleSoft by Dec. 8, 2017.

  • Kaleidoscope art gallery opens in Pediatric Oncology Clinic

    For many children and young adults, expressing their feelings through art is an important way to cope with the myriad challenges of cancer treatment. “Kaleidoscope: Turning Art into Healing” is a program offered by the Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology at MassGeneral Hospital for Children for patients and their siblings to share their stories through artistic representation.

  • Making the rounds

    Warm Welcome: On Jan. 8, Debbie Burke, RN, DNP, MBA, NEA-BC, kicked off the new year in her new position as senior vice president for Patient Care and chief nurse.

  • Hard at work

    Not even a “bomb cyclone” can keep the MGH from providing excellent patient care. On Jan. 4, while winter storm Grayson dumped a foot of snow in Boston, MGH Buildings and Grounds staff worked to ensure sidewalks were clear and salted, ambassadors welcomed patients, and staff – canines included – continued to provide the best care. In other words, it was business as usual at the MGH.

  • Revere Youth Zone gets a visit from rock royalty

    Grammy-nominated producer, composer and world-renowned guitarist Jon Butcher visited the MGH Revere Youth Zone Dec. 5, 2017 as part of the Career Spotlight series. Butcher – widely considered one of Boston’s rock royalty – inspired the students with his amazing talent.

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Visitors can explore exhibits in the main gallery of the Paul S. Russell, MD Museum of Medical History and Innovation.

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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