Department of Medicine
Pathways Consult Service
Discovering insights into the causes of disease through the close investigation of a single patient.
Education & Training
By allowing two weeks for residents to investigate a case, residents are able to read primary literature and speak with world experts to inform their analysis.
Research & Clinical Efforts
The Pathways Consult Service works to connect the patient bedside to cutting-edge scientific research.
Pathways Consult Service explanation
Learn how through the Department of Medicine’s exciting new initiative, the Pathways Consult Service, doctors at Mass General are taking a deeper dive into patients with unexplained symptoms and bringing insights gained at the bedside back to the lab bench.
Pathways Consult Service residents
Residents explain what happens during the two-week Pathways consults and discuss how having the time to think deeply about a single patient has impact.
Award-winning Medical Care
Mass General is recognized as a leader in patient care, education and research, and ranks among the most prestigious medical institutions.
About the Department of Medicine
We offer innovative, high-quality medical care, trains future medical leaders, and produces research that advances science and improves care.
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