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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.
  • 40th Annual Primary Care Pediatrics Conference

    Wednesday, November 28, 2018

    This course is designed for primary healthcare providers who provide service to infants, children and adolescents. Subject 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.
  • 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
  • First Annual Headache Patient Symposium

    Saturday, November 3, 2018

  • 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.
  • Beyond Sticks and Stones: How to Address Bullying Among Children

    Tuesday, October 16, 2018

    Presented by Gene Beresin, MD, executive director of The Clay Center for Young Healthy Minds and senior educator in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at MGHfC in the Haber TeleConference Room. To sign up for a lecture or to learn more, please email Briana Beckvold at Please include your name and the name of the lecture you'd like to attend.
  • 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.

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Stories in the 08/10/18 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.

  • From China to India: MGH surgeon inspires worldwide

    “There is an old Indian proverb, ‘many drops make a lake,’ ” says Chaitanya Mudgal, MD, a hand and upper extremity orthopædic surgeon at the MGH. “These are just some of those drops.” These drops – Mudgal’s accomplishments and efforts to care for patients and better the field of hand surgery – are not confined to the walls of the MGH or to the city limits of Boston.

  • A southern-inspired taste of summer

    Louis Style ribs. Carolina barbecue chicken. Whatever your favorite barbecue style may be, Eat Street Café will be serving up an assortment of southern delicacies Aug. 15 at the inaugural MGH BBQ Fest.
  • YMCA Achievers shine bright

    “The future of medicine is truly with you,” said museum docent John Truman, MD, former physician at MassGeneral Hospital for Children, to Boston-area students visiting the Paul S. Russell, MD, Museum of Medical History and Innovation.

  • Research Round Up

    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.

  • Running for the fallen

    Despite temperaturessoaring near 90 degrees, with blazing sun and humidity, more than 2,500 runners and walkers from across 37 states braved the heat July 28 to participate in the ninth annual Run to Home Base.

  • Introducing AllWays Health Partners

    Earlier this year,MGH staff were informed that the administration of employee health plans would move from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts to Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP) at the start of next year.

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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.

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  • 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

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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.

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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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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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