Mass General molecular biologist Jack Szostak, PhD, says that, despite funding challenges, it is still a great time to be involved in science and research.
With federal funding for research uncertain, the scientific director of the MGH Research Institute discusses alternative ways to provide sustainable and rewarding careers for the next generation of scientists.
A Mass General addiction expert says one police department’s emphasis on treatment over arrest is an encouraging step in addressing the drug epidemic.
For ten years, the Disparities Solutions Center has been using Mass General’s successes in reducing health disparities to engage others nationally.
While the safety of e-cigarettes remains unproven, Mass General pediatricians are pushing the FDA for more protection for children.
Mass General deployed four medical teams consisting of nurses, physicians and other staff to aid in Philippines relief efforts following Typhoon Haiyan.
In the face of a growing heroin epidemic, MGH psychologist John Kelly, PhD, strives to provide easy access to science-based information about recovery.
Amid pressures to cut costs, Mass General must focus its commitment to excellence and innovation on finding ways to more economically deliver the world-class care for which it is known.
Chelsea and Revere, with experts at Mass General, are crafting plans to overcome climbing obesity rates and help children and adults lead longer, healthier lives.
Over the next decade, as a result of aging, obesity and an increasingly active senior population, it is likely that a million total joint replacements will be needed every year. The problem is that there are not enough orthopaedic surgeons […]