A new mural at the MGH Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Clinic tells the story of the Mass General Marathon Team dedicated to helping kids with cancer.
To care for Boston Marathon bombing victims, Mass General activated a meticulous plan that put the entire hospital in disaster-response mode.
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.
For George Velmahos, MD, Mass General’s chief of Trauma Surgery, caring for victims of the April 15 Boston Marathon bombings underscored the importance of the research he has pursued for years. Dr. Velmahos is developing new ways to stanch the […]
While violently altering the course of hundreds of lives, the Boston Marathon© bombings on April 15 created a medical emergency of enormous and horrific proportions for Massachusetts General Hospital and other Boston-area medical institutions. For Alasdair Conn, MD, Mass General’s […]
Jacqueline DePasse, MD, is an internal medicine resident at Massachusetts General Hospital. Many of her colleagues and friends were on the front lines in the hours after the April 15 tragedy at the Boston Marathon©. She wrote the following story based […]
Dear MGH friends, This year has been like no other for our Mass General marathon team. We were very lucky that none of our runners or their families were physically injured from the bombings. The past weeks have been an extremely […]
Lee H. Schwamm, MD, is executive vice chairman of Mass General’s Department of Neurology. He writes about how a new program which enables patients to meet with their doctors remotely came into play in the wake of the Marathon tragedy. […]
Dear MGH CF Marathon Team, I have waited a few days, expecting that I would find the words. It so reminds me of my favorite Cat Stevens song “How can I tell you…. But I can’t think of right words to […]