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  • 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

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Stories in the 05/18/18 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.

  • Chief Nurse Address: Celebrating teams and teamwork

    Debbie Burke, RN, DNP, MBA, NEA-BC, senior vice president for Patient Care and chief nurse, kicked off this year’s National Nurses Week celebration at the MGH with her inaugural Chief Nurse Address May 4.

  • Red carpet ready

    “My aunt is a nurse,” says Rose-Laure Teixeira, a freelance Giorgio Armani makeup artist who volunteered as part of a May 8 Nurses Week event at the MGH. “Today is a way for us to give back. It’s beautiful to make a woman feel beautiful.”

  • Revere HealthCare Center celebrates centenarian

    “I’ve been partying all week,” said Marie Cavallero, as she sat surrounded by friends and family at her 100th birthday party April 24 at the MGH Revere HealthCare Center. Cavallero is a member of the Senior Wellness Program at MGH Revere.

  • Have a sun-safe summer

    “Choosing the right sunscreen can help to reduce the risk of skin cancer and early signs of aging by the sun,” says Arianne “Shadi” Kourosh, MD, MPH, director of Community Health in the MGH Department of Dermatology.

  • 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.

  • Matching gifts

    Three members of the MGH Development team had a coincidentally life-changing day May 8, as each welcomed a special gift – three babies born within three hours of one another.

  • Paws and pedi on patrol

    Badges and sirens were abundant on the Bulfinch Patio May 17 as children gathered to explore emergency vehicles and meet the personnel who operate them at the PUPP on the Patio Touch-a-Truck event.

  • 'Make Way' for the new pediatric perioperative suite

    MassGeneral Hospital for Children (MGHfC) celebrated its newly-renovated Pediatric Perioperative Suite on White 3 – a space outfitted with modern technologies that focus on the pediatric perspective – with a ribbon-cutting ceremony April 16.

  • Tap into myStrength

    When trying to make healthy decisions, it may be difficult to know where to start. The Partners Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is committed to helping employees on the path to a healthier life.

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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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