After more than 350 submissions and nearly 600 votes cast, winners have been honored for their poetic prowess in Apollo’s Flu Haiku Contest.
On Sept. 17, the Committee for Latino Initiatives hosted the annual Ernesto González Award Breakfast at the Paul S. Russell, MD Museum of Medical History and Innovation.
The award, named for dermatologist Ernesto González, MD, honors those who make outstanding contributions to the Latino community at the MGH and beyond. It is given each year during Latino Heritage Month, which runs from Sept. 15 - Oct. 15.
This year’s award honorees were Yakeel Quiroz, PhD, left, director of the Familial Dementia Neuroimaging Lab, and Martha Muniz, right, clinical research coordinator in the Department of Neurology.González, at center, reflected on the award named in his honor, saying, “The honor bestowed on me in 2005 continues to grow and continues to be more significant as it honors others who bring so much to this community.”
- Jan | 10 | 2020
Nominate a Patient Safety Star - individual or team - for 2020.
- Dec | 6 | 2019
The MGH Blood Donor Center recognized its top employee donors Dec. 3 at its annual Appreciation Breakfast.
- Dec | 6 | 2019
Eric Nadel, MD, director of the Harvard Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residency, was honored with the 2019 MGH Disability Champion Award.
- Oct | 4 | 2019
Nominations are now being accepted for the 2020 Nathaniel Bowditch Prize.
- Jun | 28 | 2019
“People may not realize, but the MGH is a small city, and our operations support staff keep this city running smoothly for our patients and their loved ones,” said Sally Mason Boemer, senior vice president of Administration and Finance, during the June 10 Operations Support Staff Day celebration.