Dane Fletcher of the New England Patriots with young patients at MassGeneral Hospital for Children.

Patriots Player Visits MGHfC Cancer Patients...

Linebacker Dane Fletcher of the New England Patriots spent the afternoon of Oct. 8 visiting pediatric cancer patients at the MassGeneral Hospital for Children (MGHfC) and the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center. Fletcher, who wears #52 on the football field, […]

Advisor’s Corner – Summer 2013...

Early Termination of CRUTs Summary In PLR 201321012, the Service ruled favorably on the proposed gift of remainder interests in two charitable remainder unitrusts to a designated charity. Extended Summary Husband and wife created the CRUTs, paying a stated unitrust […]

Hilarie Cranmer, MD, MPH; Peter Slavin, MD; Elizabeth Bailey, MPP; and Vanessa Bradford Kerry, MD, MSc

The 1811 Society Symposium: Global Impact...

On Thursday, May 23, Mass General President Peter L. Slavin, MD, hosted an evening to celebrate the members of The 1811 Society – the MGH Fund’s most generous supporters and loyal friends. The focus of the evening was a symposium, […]

An Interview With Bruce Walker, MD...

Bruce Walker, MD, is director of the Ragon Institute at MGH, MIT and Harvard. Founded in 2009 with a $100 million commitment from Phillip (Terry) and Susan Ragon, the institute seeks to accelerate the development of an HIV/AIDS vaccine. Dr. Walker has spearheaded the creation of advanced HIV/AIDS research and treatment facilities in South Africa. Much of his research has focused on HIV patients whose immunity systems allow them to control their infections spontaneously and without medication.