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In this week's edition: "All in the family," "Flashback Friday: First New England foot transplant," "Slaugenhaupt named scientific director of MGH Research Institute," and more.

Stories in the 08/22/2014 Issue of Hotline

Albers honored with Wilkens endowed chair

Mark Albers, MD, PhD, of the Department of Neurology, was named the first incumbent of the Frank Wilkens, Jr. and Family Endowed Chair in Alzheimer’s Disease Research.

All in the family

It is often said that working at the MGH is like working with family – for many employees it literally is.

Evins named first incumbent of the William Cox Family Professorship

Anne Eden Evins, MD, MPH, director of the MGH Center for Addiction Medicine, recently was recognized for her exceptional work in this area as the first incumbent of the William Cox Family Professorship in Psychiatry in the Field of Addiction Medicine Harvard Medical School.

Flashback Friday – First New England foot replant

Exactly 29 years ago today, a story was published in MGH Hotline about a unique patient at the hospital.

Seeking Partners in Excellence nominations

The deadline to submit nominations for a 2014 PIE award is Sept. 12.

Shark surprise

Shark Week came to an official end at MassGeneral Hospital for Children Aug. 20 with a special visit from the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy.

Slaugenhaupt named scientific director of MGH Research Institute

Susan Slaugenhaupt, PhD, of the MGH Center for Human Genetic Research and professor in the Department of Neurology, has been named the first scientific director of the MGH Research Institute.

What's Happening: Aug. 22, 2014

What's Happening: Aug. 22, 2014

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