News Releases View All News Releases

Media Coverage View All Media Coverage

Search the Entire Newsroom Archive


  • Career Advancement and Leadership Skills for Women in Healthcare

    Thursday, November 15, 2018

    Among HMS's highest-rated CME courses, this program focuses on developing competencies in these leadership skill sets: Mission & Vision; Leadership Style; Strategic Planning; Negotiation & Advocacy; Fiscal Responsibility; Performance & Outcomes; Leading People; and Communication. The course also covers organizational diversity strategies to decrease the gap for women in healthcare leadership.
  • 2018 Trauma and Critical Care Symposium

    Sunday, November 11, 2018

    The symposium, which will take place November 11-13, 2018 aims to give clear guidelines to practicing clinicians who manage injured and critically ill patients. It explores issues related to resuscitation, surgical techniques, bleeding control, inflammation and infection, respiratory care, nutrition, prehospital care, rehabilitation and ethics.
  • Neurological Emergencies

    Thursday, November 8, 2018

    Designed for clinicians in the fields of Emergency Medicine, Neurology, Critical Care, Hospital Medicine, Urgent Care, and Internal/Family Medicine, this program provides state-of-the-art approaches to quickly and effectively diagnose a neurological emergency. New Algorithms to Rapidly Evaluate Headaches * Dizziness * Back Pain * Weakness * Coma * Delirium * Seizures * Stroke * TIA * Head Injury
  • Dual Energy CT 2018: Focused Review of an Emerging Technology with Novel Clinical Applications

    Friday, October 26, 2018

    Dual energy CT (DECT) is an emerging technology that has shown tremendous potential to enhance diagnosis & tissue characterization, resulting in improved patient care. The educational objective of this intensive, 1.5 day course is to provide a comprehensive, focused review of the major basic & advanced principles of DECT scanning in the evaluation, treatment, and management of acutely & chronically ill patients.
  • The Herbert Benson, MD Course in Mind Body Medicine

    Thursday, October 25, 2018

    Mind body approaches such as meditation, yoga, tai chi, cognitive skills, lifestyle interventions and positive psychology have been shown to improve, and in some cases, prevent, stress-related illnesses, ranging from asthma to hypertension, functional bowel diseases and pain syndromes. This highly-rated CME course teaches you how to incorporate these approaches into your practice.
  • Primary Care Internal Medicine

    Monday, October 15, 2018

    Among HMS's highest-rated CME courses, this program covers a wide range of best practices and innovations in primary care. It focuses on the most clinically relevant components of and advances in internal medicine to enable better primary care decision making. Customize your learning experience with 48 knowledge- and skills-building workshops.
  • Neuroradiology Post Graduate Course: 2018

    Monday, October 15, 2018

    The educational objective of this intensive five-day course is to provide a comprehensive review of basic and advanced principles in the management, acquisition and interpretation of structural and functional imaging studies of the brain, spine, and extra-cranial head and neck. A renowned guest faculty joins faculty from Harvard Medical School at Massachusetts General Hospital, the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Interactive learning formats such as Q&A sessions and group case discussions will be incorporated into the course to enable the participants to develop new strategies they can use in their practice setting.
  • Update in Clinical Cardiology

    Wednesday, October 10, 2018

    This comprehensive CME course ensures attendees are current with recent advances in clinical cardiology and the best ways to incorporate them into daily practice to optimize patient outcomes. It covers the full spectrum of cardiovascular diseases and syndromes and the most current diagnostic and treatment options for them.
  • Chest Imaging: 2018

    Monday, October 1, 2018

  • Chest Imaging: 2018

    Monday, October 1, 2018

View All Events


View All Video & Audio


Stories in the 07/13/18 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.

  • Fellowship brings cancer care to Africa

    In February, faculty from the MGH Cancer Center and the Cancer Center at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) launched the Program for Enhanced Training in Cancer (POETIC).

  • Ready within hours: MGH doctor aids Guatemalan volcano victims

    On June 3, Volcano Fuego in Guatemala erupted in what was the most destructive eruption in its history. Within hours, Kenneth Lim, MD, PhD, attending physician in the MGH Division of Nephrology joined rescue workers with Misión Hispana to provide medical care to those injured.

  • Operation donation

    “Summer is a timewhen blood donations slow down and demand goes up,” says John Petty, Police and Security operations supervisor. Recognizing this need, Petty and members of MGH Police, Security and Outside Services kicked off their first blood drive in partnership with the MGH Blood Donor Center.

  • Open doors, endless possibilities

    The MGH Youth Scholars Class of 2018 celebrated an impressive feat during their June 27 graduation ceremony – every one of the 28 graduates will attend college next year, making them the third class out of seven to attain such an accomplishment.

  • Research Roundup

    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. The Research Roundup is a monthly series highlighting studies, news and events.

  • Say 'yes' to challenges, opportunities

    Every career path is different, proving there is no set course to success.This was one of the main messages from the six panelists at the second annual Speed Mentoring Roundtable with Administrative Leaders.

  • A place of peace

    Earlier this year, the Charlestown Coalition – supported by the MGH Center for Community Health Improvement – received a City of Boston 2018 Love Your Block mini-grant for a neighborhood beautification project.

Search the Entire Hotline Archive Download this Week's PDF

Contact Us With A Story Idea

Have an idea for a story you'd like to see in a future issue? Send us an email!

Send In Your Story


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 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.

Visit the magazine website


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.

Visit the museum website