Hearing Screening, May 27
The Division of Otolaryngology is offering a free hearing screening for BWH employees on Friday, May 27, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., in the ENT clinic in the 45 Francis St. lobby. No appointment is necessary. Call 617-525-6509 with questions.
Melanoma/Skin Cancer Screenings
BWH is teaming up with Dana-Farber’s Blum Van—a mobile van that offers free sun safety resources, skin cancer-related information and screenings to the public. A BWH dermatologist will be on board the van to provide free full-body exams and address any skin cancer-related concerns. No appointment is necessary. Upcoming screenings include Saturday, May 14, 10 a.m.–1 p.m., at the Foxborough Healthy Kids Fair, 2 Patriot Place in Foxborough, and Thursday, May 19, noon–4 p.m., at Somerville City Hall, 93 Highland Ave. in Somerville.
Employee Service Awards, June 8
The BWH community is invited to attend the 36th annual Employee Service Awards ceremony on Wednesday, June 8, at 4 p.m., at the Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School. The event honors employees who have worked at the hospital in increments of five years.
Medical Library Upcoming Courses
The BWH Medical Library is offering courses to help hospital employees take advantage of the library’s resources. Classes include “PubMed Searching,” “Using CINAHL to Find Nursing Articles” and “How to Use RefWorks.” In addition, courses for research assistants are available. Classes take place at the Medical Library, TH-127. Space is limited. Visit BWHPikeNotes.org to view the calendar and register to attend.