A Mass General physician is helping to lead an effort to establish a statewide obesity task force and a program to increase access to obesity treatment.
Rochelle Walensky, MD, MPH, chief of the Division of Infectious Disease and an MGH Research Scholar, discusses her congressional testimony, public health advocacy and the shifting challenges of infectious disease.
A Mass General researcher says energy use by an elderly population that is growing rapidly may need special consideration as global temperatures climb.
Recently named vice president overseeing the hospital’s equity and inclusion efforts, Joseph Betancourt, MD, MPH, discusses plans to expedite changes over the next three years.
Clinicians at the Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry Visiting Day underscored the need for ongoing support of LGBTQ individuals.
Hospital, state and city leaders say they hope the new MGH Center for Gun Violence Prevention can help address a major public health crisis.
Mass General researchers find that workplace wellness programs have no significant short-term effect on clinical measures of health or healthcare spending.
Mass General researchers find moisturizers marketed to women cost around $3/ounce more than those targeted to men with no significant differences in ingredients
Physicians and public health experts collaborate and contribute to global conversation on climate change and its risks.
The MGH Center for Gun Violence Prevention will focus on reducing injuries and deaths related to firearms and promoting safety in the home and in the community.