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  • Writing, Publishing, and Social Media for Healthcare Professionals

    Thursday, June 20, 2019

    This unique 3-day course empowers physicians, healthcare executives, and other professionals to expand their visibility and influence in healthcare through traditional and new media publishing. As an attendee, you will improve your communication skills, discover how to make the most of print, live, and online communication channels, and sharpen your ability to market yourself and your body of work.
  • Treating Obesity 2019: Blackburn Course in Obesity Medicine

    Thursday, June 20, 2019

    Presented by leading authorities in medicine, surgery, pediatrics, nutrition, endocrinology, gastroenterology and psychology, this highly rated course covers critical topics in the prevention and treatment of obesity and related disorders. A day-long Obesity Medicine Board Review is also offered for the American Board of Obesity Medicine board examination.
  • NeuroRehabilitation 2019

    Thursday, June 13, 2019

    The country's most experienced and committed neurorehabilitation experts will present cutting-edge strategies, improved approaches, the latest findings, practical education, and hands-on methods to help you guide your patients to their maximum level of function. Covering a wide range of neurological conditions, approaches will include exercise, pharmacology, technology, wellness, patient motivation, and caregiver assistance.
  • Internal Medicine Comprehensive Review and Update 2019

    Monday, June 10, 2019

    Practical, Results-Focused Education for Ambulatory and Inpatient Settings-- Enhance your skills and optimize your patient outcomes by joining Harvard Medical School's most distinguished faculty in Internal Medicine and its subspecialties as they provide updates, best practices and clinical strategies designed to improve day-to-day practice in both ambulatory and inpatient settings.
  • Gastroenterology 2019

    Monday, June 3, 2019

    This CME program presents state-of-the-art GI clinical practices and recent advances, and their impact on patient outcomes for: IBD, Microscopic Colitis, Hepatitis B & C, Fatty Liver, Barrett's, C. difficile Colitis, Refractory GERD, IBS, Gut Microbiome, Pancreatitis, Celiac Disease, GI Bleeding, Bariatrics, Cancer Screening, Hereditary GI Cancer.
  • Grand Rounds - Nicholas M. Bernthal, MD

    Thursday, May 30, 2019

  • General Thoracic Surgery

    Thursday, May 23, 2019

    Our annual post-graduate course in general thoracic surgery--the first such course offered in the United States--continues to fulfill its mission for the 49th year. The objective of this course, which will be held May 23-24, 2019, is to provide an in-depth review of selected topics in general thoracic surgery. Emphasis will be on current principles of management and surgical technique.
  • Grand Rounds - Daniel Latt, MD

    Thursday, May 23, 2019

  • Sports Medicine 2019

    Wednesday, May 15, 2019

    This CME program provides a special and timely opportunity to hear directly from world-renowned physician specialists (physiatrists, orthopedists, radiologists), team physicians and athletic trainers for the New England Patriots and the Boston Red Sox, and physical therapists on the cutting edge of rehabilitation about these changes, and how to incorporate them into practice.
  • Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine 2019

    Sunday, April 28, 2019

    This comprehensive course provides updates to optimize your care of patients with conditions including sepsis, ARDS, lung transplantation, interstitial lung disease, COPD, cough, pleural disease, pneumonia, non- and tuberculous mycobacteria, asthma, thromboembolism, and lung cancer. Optional half-day workshop available on sleep medicine.

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Stories in the 1/11/19 edition of MGH Hotline

Each week, MGH Hotline reports important news within the Massachusetts General Hospital community featuring employees and initiatives that focus on bettering the future of clinical care, research and training.

  • Ready to respond

    Always be prepared. These three words, or variations of, serve as the guiding principle for many groups worldwide – the Boy Scouts, the Girl Scouts, the U.S. Coast Guard. It also is a motto observed here at the MGH.

  • 2019 Boston Marathon team T-shirts available

    Show your support for the Mass General Marathon Team by purchasing this year’s limited edition T-shirt. The popular Boston-themed T-shirt design has been updated with bright new colors for 2019.

  • An Epic exhibit

    The Paul S. Russell, MD Museum of Medical History and Innovation had its own “Epic go-live” at the beginning of January – unveiling a short interactive activity that demonstrates to visitors what Epic is.

     

  • All standard hospital charges posted online effective January 2019

    Effective Jan. 1, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) requires all hospitals nationwide to establish, update and make available on the internet a list of their Standard Hospital Charges/Diagnosis Related Group Charges.

  • Research Roundup January 2019

    Research at the MGH is interwoven throughout more than 30 departments, centers and units and is conducted with the support and guidance of the MGH Research Institute.

  • Nominate a Patient Safety Star

    Do you know an employee or team who proactively speaks up for patient safety? Nominate a Safety Star - individual or team.

  • A phrase, a mantra, a prayer, a movement

    “Pick one, sit quietly and repeat the phrase or movement and relax your muscles. Disregard all other thoughts. The goal is to break the pattern of everyday thinking,” said Herbert Benson, MD, director emeritus of the MGH Benson-Henry Institute.

  • Fostering leadership and community

    GIVING BACK: Emily Stanford, a United Way representative, visited the MGH Dec. 13 to share with MGH staff the benefits of becoming a nonprofit board member.

  • Diversity and Inclusion in Action: Emmanuela Menard, Human Resources

    Fifteen years ago, I started my job in the Core Lab in MGH Pathology. I earned my bachelor’s degree in social work, but after three or four years, I felt burned out. In the Core Lab, I had two great supervisors – the type to push you.

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Proto

Proto: Dispatches from the frontiers of medicine

Proto, a magazine that reaches 75,000 thought leaders nationwide, stakes its ground on medicine's leading edge, reporting back from the frontiers of research and practice—exploring breakthroughs, dissecting controversies and opening a forum for informed debate.

At protomag.com you'll find:

  • Features that explore clinical and basic research findings, health policy and cutting-edge medical technology
  • Interviews with provocative personalities who shape the field
  • Personal essays from people at "the other end of the stethoscope"— patients, consumers and other medical outsiders
  • Short takes on the world of medicine, such as morphine's hundredth birthday and the latest in medically themed fiction

Mass General Magazine

Mass General Magazine focuses on impact. Its stories look at lives changed by the extraordinary care provided by Mass General doctors, nurses and other caregivers.

Mass General Magazine

They explore the leading-edge research that makes such care possible today and keeps a sharp focus on the possibilities of tomorrow. They detail how Mass General innovations in education, care delivery and other arenas are advancing the cause of health and wellness for the community, the nation and the world.

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Museum

Exhibits
Visitors can explore exhibits in the main gallery of the Paul S. Russell, MD Museum of Medical History and Innovation.

The Paul S. Russell, MD Museum of Medical History and Innovation tells the rich story of Mass General through interactive media displays, artifacts and photographs. You can learn about the hospital's important contributions to the medical field and see how these discoveries and advancements have shaped the present – and how the hospital can continue to shape the future of medicine.


The Russell Museum is dedicated to drawing connections between innovations spanning a period of more than 200 years – from the hospital’s charter in 1811 to present day. We encourage you to visit us for an experience that will inform, inspire and engage.

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