Brigham Launches Global Health Track in Hospital Medicine
Thanks to a new Global Health track in Hospital Medicine, hospitalists have the support they need to practice at the Brigham and work to improve health around the world.
Kircher Named Chief of Oncoradiology
Moritz Kircher, MD, PhD, will join the Brigham as chief of the Division of Oncoradiology in the Department of Radiology on Dec. 1. In addition to his appointment here, he will serve as chair of the Department of Imaging and Radiology at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
Lung Center Celebrates Clinic Opening
The eight exam rooms and additional flex space enables the Lung Center’s three major disciplines – Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Thoracic Surgery and Thoracic Oncology – to provide comprehensive, interdisciplinary care for patients in a single location.
Time Is Running Out! Get Your Flu Shot by Nov. 15
Per hospital policy, all Brigham personnel are required to receive an annual flu shot or approval for an exemption due to medical or religious reasons. The deadline to receive your flu vaccination is Thursday, Nov. 15.
Extending Access to Psychiatric Care for Pregnant, Postpartum Patients
While pregnancy, childbirth and motherhood are joyful times for many women, for others these experiences can be emotionally challenging, isolating or even traumatic.
Save the Date: Town Meeting, Nov. 14
Join Brigham Health President Betsy Nabel, MD, for the next Town Meeting: An Open Forum for Brigham Staff on Wednesday, Nov. 14, noon-1 p.m., in Bornstein Amphitheater. Receive updates on important issues, followed by an open forum for discussion and Q&A.
Insufficient Sleep Associated with Risky Behavior in Teens
While previous studies have shown that insufficient sleep in youth can result in learning difficulties, impaired judgment and risk of adverse health behaviors, new research from the Brigham found a negative association between sleep duration and personal safety risk-taking among high school students nationwide.
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