An infectious disease specialist at Mass General says that, while slowing climate change is important for our health long term, cleaning up air pollution will also yield immediate health benefits.
A pioneer in the field of population health management, Mass General is finding new ways to enhance healthcare quality while also reducing costs.
In recent years, Massachusetts General Hospital has launched a variety of diversity initiatives to address disparities in care and employment.
A Mass General study shows that a state law for off-road vehicles has had a dramatic impact on emergency department visits and hospital admissions for children.
MassGeneral Hospital for Children launches the Food Allergy Advocacy, Education and Prevention Program to support families beyond their patient visit.
Nat Sims, MD, an anesthesiologist and device pioneer at Mass General analyzes the Food and Drug Administration’s fresh approach to monitoring medical devices suspected of falling short.
Mass General groups organized a rally then marched to Boston Common to help celebrate Boston as a place for scientists and scientific research.
Harry W. Orf, PhD, Mass General’s senior vice president for research, says the Trump Administration’s proposed cuts to medical research funding are cause for deep concern and will impact patients.
The pen is mightier than the scalpel when it comes to preventing injuries, says Peter Masiakos, MD, who leads the MGH Trauma Injury Prevention and Outreach Program.
Mass General President Peter L. Slavin, MD, says that, despite progress, a tremendous amount of work remains to be done to eradicate lingering racial disparities in health care.