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    • staff story

    Joanna Tavella - Everyday Amazing Healthcare Professional

    Congratulations to Joanna Tavella, administrative coordinator for radiation oncology at Mass General Cancer Center, for being named the Everyday Amazing Healthcare Professional of this week's Boston Red Sox and New England Patriots games.

    • video

    Recovery Coach Perspectives on Bias and Stigma

    In this presentation by the Mass General Blum Center, recovery coaches present on intentional and unintentional stigma, knowing and recognizing personal biases, and learning how to use these truths to make the patient care experience more beneficial for all.

    • patient education

    Spina Bifida and Spinal Dysraphism

    The term “spina bifida” can create a lot of confusion among parents. It is often used as a catch-all word for many different types of congenital birth defects involving the spine. For example, spina bifida is commonly used as a synonym for a specific, more involved condition called myelomeningocele.

    • patient education


    Myelomeningocele is a congenital birth defect (a condition that is present at birth) where the spinal cord and other deeper layers of the spine do not develop properly because of a gap in the baby’s backbone.

    • press release

    New tool can detect COVID-19 outbreaks in U.S. counties

    New tool can detect COVID-19 outbreaks in U.S. counties. New tool can detect COVID-19 outbreaks in U.S. counties. Key Takeaways • A new machine learning–based online tool allows for early detection of COVID-19 outbreaks in different U.S. counties

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