In this week's edition: "Nurses on the run," "A second chance," "Camargo receives first Conn Chair," and more.

Stories in the 02/28/2014 Issue of Hotline

A second chance

Since childhood, Keith and Kevin Mullen have shared many life experiences, but the twin brothers never thought open-heart surgery would be on that list.

Body image concerns among teen boys can lead to depression, steroid use

“Body image concerns are not just a feminine issue. Boys and men struggle with distorted body image too, and some who feel they are unable to achieve ‘perfection’ are really suffering and may be taking drastic measures."

Camargo receives first Conn Chair

Alasdair Conn, MD, chief emeritus of MGH Department of Emergency Medicine who led the department for more than 25 years, was honored during a Feb. 12 ceremony with the establishment of the Alasdair K. T. Conn, MD Endowed Chair in Emergency Medicine.

Fan favorites

Boston Bruins players visited the MGHfC as part of an auction item sold during the 14th annual Storybook Ball, a fundraiser that supports MGHfC research initiatives and patient care service programs.

Nurses on the run

Six nurses on the Blake 12 Intensive Care Unit are planning to run the 2014 Boston Marathon – five for charity teams and one as a qualified runner.

The MGH honored as ‘most admired’

For the second consecutive year, the MGH was named the Readers’ Choice Most Admired Health Care Company in Massachusetts during the Boston Business Journal’s 2014 Most Admired Companies, CEOs and Brands luncheon on Feb. 14.

What is Partners eCare?

Partners eCare is a Partners-wide initiative to implement the Epic electronic health record and administrative system by 2017.

What's Happening: Feb. 28, 2014

What's Happening: Feb. 28, 2014


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