In this week's edition: "Let the giving begin," "Determined to succeed," "Hausman Fellowship – a model for diversity," and more.

Stories in the 08/29/2014 Issue of Hotline

Camp comes to the kids

Summer may be coming to a close for some but not for patients at MassGeneral Hospital for Children.

Determined to succeed

The Aspire Adult Internship Program at the Lurie Center for Autism helps adults gain valuable experience in the work world.

Hausman Fellowship – a model for diversity

The Hausman Fellowship program launched in 2007 with only one fellow. The following year, there were just three. But at the Aug. 22 graduation ceremony in the Haber Conference Room, 16 fellows were honored.

Head games – the impact of concussions

As fall sports commence, Walter Panis, MD, of the MassGeneral Hospital for Children Sports Concussion Clinic and the MGH Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, explains the ins and outs of concussions.

Let the giving begin

Following the June introduction of Operation 5,000, a successful new fundraising event, the My Giving Helps: The MGH Fund + United Way employee campaign will launch its annual drive with a celebration under the Bulfinch tent on Sept. 3.

Overcoming organ donation obstacles

The MGH and the New England Organ Bank are critical allies in increasing organ donation.

The thrill of the drill

Thirteen MGH staff members recently traveled to Palo Alto, California, to participate in a mock humanitarian disaster at the Stanford Medical Campus.

What's Happening: Aug. 29, 2014

What's Happening: Aug. 29, 2014


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