A new study provides the first empirical evidence for tailoring BMI thresholds for diabetes screening in low- and middle-income countries.
Healthy habits: The MGH Diabetes Self-Management Education Program hosted its annual World Diabetes Day awareness event on Nov. 14. This year’s event included a table at the MGH Revere HealthCare Center where patients, visitors and staff were invited to stop to learn more about diabetes. Pictured below, from left, Linnea Borden, Antonio Nascimento, Kawtar Wahman and Danielle Daly, Population Health coordinators; Chucks Eze, Revere practice manager; and Asmaa Sahrour, senior Population Health coordinator.
- Staff Story
- Jul | 9 | 2021
We sat down with the new DE&I community health partnerships manager, Deborah Washington to get her historical perspective, her take on the current state of equity and community health efforts in our health system, and her hopes for the future.
- Jun | 4 | 2021
This Friday, June 4, Massachusetts General Hospital staff are invited to wear orange in recognition of Gun Violence Awareness Day...
- May | 28 | 2021
Follow the Dr. Paul Dudley White Charles River Bike Path from the Museum of Science to the Galen Street Bridge in Watertown for a scenic 17-mile loop along both shores of the Charles River.
- Press Release
- May | 24 | 2021
The Community CAre Transitions (C-CAT) clinical trial, which paired community health workers (CHWs) with patients admitted to Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), has found that fewer intervention group participants were readmitted within 30 days than control group participants.
- May | 14 | 2021
“The LVC knows very well that a little goes a long way,” says Janet Shipman, chair of the LVC, the hospital’s auxiliary volunteer organization.