In this week's issue: "A special bond: MGH caregiver officiates wedding for patient, "Sports medicine experience," "Chatting with Kim Parks, DO, of 'Boston Med'" and more.

Stories in the 08/06/2010 Issue of Hotline

A special bond

MGH Hotline 08.06.10 This summer, one MGH physician traded his white coat for a suit jacket and his stethoscope for a wedding ceremony script when he officiated the wedding of one of his longtime patients.

A walk with heart

MGH Hotline 08.06.10 This year the American Heart Association’s (AHA) 2010 Boston Start! Heart Walk is one of the two official charities of the MGH.

Chatting with Kimberly Parks, DO, of “Boston Med”

MGH Hotline 08.06.10 Kimberly Parks, DO, a transplant cardiologist at the Massachusetts General Hospital Heart Center, is one of several physicians featured in "Boston Med."

In General: David Scadden, MD

MGH Hotline 08.06.10 In General awards and honors

In General: MGH Institute of Health Professions

MGH Hotline 08.06.10 In General awards and honors

In Memoriam: William J. Monahan

MGH Hotline 08.06.10 William J. Monahan, a master electrician who worked for MGH Buildings and Grounds for 10 years, died suddenly July 14.

MGHers successfully advocate for injury-prevention state laws

MGH Hotline 08.06.10 The caregivers at the MGH and MassGeneral Hospital for Children (MGHfC) support the health and well-being of adults and children in many ways. Recently, several hospital caregivers and administrators went a step further in their support of the health of their communities when they played important roles advocating for several injury-prevention state laws.


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