Susan A. Slaugenhaupt, PhD, is exploring how her research on familial dysautonomia, a rare disease, might provide important insights about other disorders.
Raul Mostoslavsky, MD, PhD, and his Mass General team have identified a protein that puts the brakes on cancer cell growth by regulating certain genes.
Sekar Kathiresan, MD, is determined to better understand the genes linked to heart attacks and how they contribute to the development of heart disease.
The new physician-in-chief of the MGH Department of Medicine has experience as a physician and as a researcher of medical decision-making and quality of care.
Blair Wylie, MD, MPH, is investigating the potential health hazards for expectant mothers of cooking with fires fueled by wood, hay and other biomass fuels.
Ari Cohen, MD, is chief of pediatric emergency medicine at MassGeneral Hospital for Children. In a recent interview, he shared his thoughts on the renovations that will improve care for patients and their families and discussed Mass General’s response to the 2013 Boston Marathon tragedy.
Jaymi Cohen, a Boston Marathon bombing victim, says MGH caregivers helped her and her family deal with the resulting physical and emotional wounds.
With the help of family and the Mass General Lurie Center for Autism, Colleen McFarland, who has an autism spectrum disorder, is pursuing new possibilities.
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Carolyn O’Gorman of Winchester, Mass., has never been to Uganda. But she feels compelled to raise money for a new Massachusetts General Hospital initiative to buy maternity supplies to stock a large hospital there. Her motivation: She is the mother […]