Stories in the 12/20/2013 Issue of Hotline
The Choir of Clare College, University of Cambridge performed “Veni Emmanuel: Music for Advent” in the MGH Chapel Dec 10.
MGHfC patient and future firefighter Douglas Davis, 4, of Billerica, smiles after receiving a fire truck lunch box from R&B star Robin Thicke.
MGH Imaging’s Elf on the Shelf, “X Ray Dodd,” was spied this month visiting the Ether Dome, Coffee Central and the Pediatric waiting room.
Every year residents from the departments of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine; Pediatrics; Surgery; and Medicine face off in a friendly contest – organized by the Department of Anesthesia – to see which department can collect the most gifts for the Toys for Tots holiday drive.
On Christmas Eve day, Santa Claus will make a special stop at the MassGeneral Hospital for Children to deliver gifts on behalf of the MGH Blood Donor Center.
‘Tis the season for MGHers to gather and celebrate with melodic music and tasty treats at the annual Holiday Receptions, hosted by President Peter L. Slavin, MD.
The MGH will help honor organ and tissue donors at the 100th Rose Bowl Parade in Pasadena, Calif. on New Year’s Day.
In General Awards and Honors: Dec. 20, 2013
On Dec. 2, the fifth night of Chanukah, Stan Wasserman, a physician assistant in Cardiac Surgery, lit the menorah at the annual MGH Community Chanukah Celebration in the Thier Conference Room.
Mr. Kris Kringle, an 895-year-old male, was admitted to the MGH Dec. 13 with complaints of abdominal pain, fever, nausea and vomiting.
MassGeneral Hospital for Children (MGHfC) patient Polina Connor, 12, gets a surprise visit and gift bag from Santa and his helpful elves in the Department of Orthopædic Surgery.
At the annual MGH Chaplaincy Songfest, spirit and smiling faces filled the White corridor as jolly staff members and volunteers in festive attire serenaded an audience.
What's Happening: Dec. 20, 2013
MassGeneral Hospital for Children (MGHfC) patient T. Jae Arnold, 7, wowed Boston Red Sox pitcher Drake Britton and catcher Ryan Lavarnway with his prowess on the xylophone during the 2013 Red Sox Holiday Trophy Tour Dec. 9.
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