Wednesday, December 4, 2019Subject matter will be presented to the entire group in didactic lecture, panel discussions and brief management problems, followed by question and answer periods. During some sessions, the course breaks into small seminars to explore areas of particular interest. The practice of general pediatrics requires a large knowledge base covering many areas of practice. Keeping up to date is a challenge. Using the yearly course evaluations, we determine the topic areas most needed by pediatricians. These generally include disciplines that are not well-taught during training. We aim to present state of-the-art information that pediatricians can incorporate into their daily practices.
Thursday, November 21, 2019
Thursday, November 14, 2019Among 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.
Sunday, November 10, 2019The symposium, which will take place November 10-12, 2019 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.
Thursday, October 31, 2019Value and PROMIS in the Age of Outcomes
Darrel S. Brodke, MD
Louis and Janet Peery Presidential Endowed Chair
Professor and Executive Vice Chair
Department of Orthopaedics
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Thursday, October 24, 2019The Medial Pivot Knee
C. Lowry Barnes, MD
Professor and Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
The Carl L. Nelson, M.D. Distinguished Chair in Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine
Musculoskeletal Service Line Director HipKnee Arkansas
Little Rock, AR
Wednesday, October 23, 2019Mind body approaches such as meditation, yoga, tai chi, cognitive skills, lifestyle interventions and positive psychology have been shown to improveâ€”and in some cases, preventâ€”stress-related illnesses, ranging from asthma to hypertension, functional bowel diseases and pain syndromes. This CME courseâ€”which sold out last year--teaches you how to incorporate these approaches into your practice.
Monday, October 21, 2019Among 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.
Monday, October 21, 2019Designed 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
Trauma Response for Teachers
Dr. David King, Mass General trauma surgeon, trains teachers in the proper use of tourniquets to save lives.
Surgery: A Team Approach
Learn how operating room clinicians form a comprehensive team to care for the patient during surgery.
Medical cartoonist Ben Schwartz invites physicians to explore the visual (and funny) sides of medicine.
Community Health Improvement
Mass General center changes policies and systems so that decisions about healthy behaviors are easier to make.
Save My Life: Boston Trauma
ABC series clip features Dr. Chris Kwolek working to save a critically ill patient.
Hope for an ALS Cure
Mass General researchers and clinicians discuss the latest research and hope for a cure for ALS.
U.S. News #1 Hospital
Mass General employees celebrate the hospital being named #1 on the U.S. News list of top hospitals.
Innovations in Care Delivery
Computer algorithms can help patients determine treatment for their unique set of circumstances.
Stories in the 9/06/19 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.
In recognition of September as National Preparedness Month, Paul Biddinger, MD, director of the Center for Disaster Medicine, shares helpful tips on how to be prepared for any emergency at both work and home.
As Hurricane Dorian continues its path of destruction, MGH staff have already been deployed to help with relief efforts.
HubWeek 2019 will feature MGH leaders tackling challenging health and policy issues, and inspiring audiences with their vision for the future.
The Research Roundup is a monthly series highlighting studies, news and events.
As the school year begins, Stephanie Harshman, PhD, RD, LD, research fellow in the Neuroendocrine Division and clinical dietitian at MassGeneral Hospital for Children, offers simple back-to-school snack hacks.
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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 focuses on impact. Its stories look at lives changed by the extraordinary care provided by Mass General doctors, nurses and other caregivers.
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.
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.