This two-day course offers interactive learning formats that include debates, Q&A, case presentations, didactic lectures and group discussions. Participants will benefit from immediate feedback on where concepts and practices fit within the best evidence and standard approaches.
The goal of this two-day course is to address the outpatient care of common musculoskeletal problems by primary care providers. The diagnosis and non-surgical management of musculoskeletal disorders will be covered in lectures, case discussions, and video demonstrations of examination and injection techniques.
175th Anniversary of the First Successful Public Demonstration of the Use of Ether for Surgical Anesthesia2021-10-15
On October 16, 1846, the first public demonstration of the use of ether as an anesthetic was performed at Massachusetts General Hospital, making pain-free surgery possible.
Join Us Monday evenings beginning September 20, 2021 at 7pm on Zoom.
Environmental Sustainability and Resiliency Goals: Approaches and Challenges in the Construction of a New Hospital Building2021-08-18
During this webinar, a panel will discuss the approaches and challenges to achieving the hospital's environmental sustainability and resiliency goals throughout this project. We will also examine lessons learned thus far, including balancing multiple, and often conflicting, demands for the new building.
Adult Congenital Heart Disease: How Do We Structure Exercise Programs in This Unique Population?2021-08-12
Exercise for adults with congenital heart disease poses many unique challenges. Join Sherrin Gallagher, ACNP, AACC, as she reviews the importance of exercise and current guidelines for adults with congenital heart disease. She will also provide a patient example to demonstrate how to develop an exercise program safely.
Come join Maureen Leonard, MD, MMSc, and Stephanie Harshman, PhD, RD, LD, for a talk on the two most common gluten related disorders, celiac disease and non-celiac gluten sensitivity. They will review the common misconceptions, signs and symptoms, diagnosis, and management of these disorders.
Have you ever read nutrition recommendations and wondered how to apply them? Join dietetic intern Alex Cauley as she discusses common nutrition misconceptions and the most effective way to improve your health through nutrition. You will learn how your diet compares to national guidelines and where to place your focus for the best results. Alex will also answer any questions you have about nutrition and help you find a balance that works best for you.
Join Dr. Doreen DeFaria Yeh for a talk on a common congenital heart condition called tetralogy of Fallot (TOF). In this presentation, she will review the specific medical issues that develop among children and adults born with TOF. She will also discuss how doctors monitor adult patients over their lifetime to ensure their hearts remain healthy and strong for years after surgical and catheter procedures. Patient stories will also be shared.
Join us for a free program that will engage you to be more proactive when it comes to your medications and wellbeing. Registered pharmacists Petrece Palmese, RPh, and Abhi Mehta, PharmD, MS, will discuss safe medication practices. They will also provide you with the tools to communicate more openly with your healthcare providers about your medications.