News Releases View All News Releases

Media Coverage View All Media Coverage

Search the Entire Newsroom Archive


  • 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.

View All Events


View All Video & Audio


Stories in the 12/14/18 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.

  • New ALS center aims to change the field

    The MGH is spearheading a revolutionary new approach to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) research and care with the opening of a new center, thanks to a $40 million donation – the third largest gift in the hospital’s history.

  • The next generation of global leaders

    Salome Maswime, PhD, MBCHB, has her sights set on becoming a global leader in health care. And through the support of the Discovery Foundation MGH Fellowship Award, the obstetrician/gynecologist at the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital in South Africa is well on her way to achieving that goal.

  • Research Roundup December 2018

    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. 

  • A new kind of heroism

    As a child, Jessica Nutik Zitter, MD, wanted to grow up to be a superhero. More specifically, a doctor.

  • MGHers provide medical support during Bush 41 state funeral

    At 4 pm on Dec. 2, Monica Staples, RN, an MGH Emergency Department nurse and clinical nurse specialist in the Center for Disaster Medicine, received a text message: The National Disaster Medical System’s Disaster Medical Assistance Team was deploying.

  • Compassionate care for sexual abuse victims

    Holly Pritchard is a wife, a mother of two boys, a librarian and a volunteer at her church. “I want people to know that hope is alive at Mass General for every survivor of sexual abuse who may need compassionate medical treatment.”

  • MEG lab named for pioneer

    On Nov. 30, the Athinoula A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging celebrated the recent dedication of the David Cohen MEG Laboratory in the Charlestown Navy Yard, named for the “father of MEG.”

  • Call for 2019 McGovern Award nominations

    The MGPO is now accepting nominations for the 2019 Brian A. McGovern, MD Award for Clinical Excellence.

  • Supporting excellence

    On Dec. 6, Inga Lennes, MD, senior vice president of Patient Experience and Practice Improvement, presented two tickets to the Holiday Pops performance at Symphony Hall to Sheila Gnerre for completing the fiscal year 2019 annual hospitalwide training.

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