MGH Hotline for Friday, January 17, 2014

  • Playing it forward

    Brahms and Bach filled the Goethe-Institut Boston on Dec. 15 for the fourth annual Vietnam Vascular Anomalies Center (VAC) Benefit Concert, hosted by the MGH Department of Dermatology and the Wellman Center for Photomedicine.
  • Preserving the MGH’s oldest patient

    Padihershef may be a mummy, but his story is no longer under wraps. The results of a year-long conservation project, under the direction of the MGH Paul S. Russell, MD Museum of Medical History and Innovation, were shared at the museum’s first evening lecture of 2014.
  • In memoriam: Marie Février

    A beloved colleague and friend, Marie Février, a patient care associate at the MGH, died Dec. 30 at the age of 60.
  • Marathon mural inspires

    Little blue footprints cross a make-believe Hopkinton starting line in the newly unveiled Mass General Boston Marathon Team, “Fighting Kids’ Cancer ... One Step at a Time,” mural in the Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Unit at the MassGeneral Hospital for Children (MGHfC) on Yawkey 8.
  • #run4mgh

    For the first time, the MGH will have three charity teams running on April 21. With over 200 members, this is the largest MGH community roster.
  • Russell Museum Lecture Schedule 2014

    Russell Museum Lecture Schedule 2014
  • Research could expand hand, face transplant availability

    A procedure developed at the MGH to induce immune tolerance to organ transplants has now been shown to also induce tolerance to model tissue transplants in miniature swine.
  • A reflection of kindness

    Melissa Waters, a beautician in The General Hair Care Salon at the MGH, took what she calls “a leap of faith” when she began at the MGH in September. At first she felt out of her element caring for patients but she soon found her way.
  • What's Happening: Jan. 17, 2014

    What's Happening: Jan. 17, 2014

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