Opioid Grand Rounds, May 25
Expert medical toxicologist and emergency physician Ed Boyer, MD, PhD, director of Academic Development for Emergency Medicine, will speak about the mechanisms behind the development of addiction during Opioid Grand Rounds: “How Much Oxycodone Does a Patient Actually Need?” Thursday, May 25, 8-9 a.m., in Carrie Hall. Hosted by the Brigham Comprehensive Opioid Response and Education (B-CORE) Program. Register here.
Town Meeting, May 25
Join Brigham Health President Betsy Nabel, MD, for the next Town Meeting: An Open Forum for BWHers on Thursday, May 25, 12-1 p.m., in Bornstein Amphitheater. The event will be webcast for those who cannot attend in person, and there will be an opportunity for webcast viewers to ask questions during the event.
Hearing Screening, May 26
The Division of Otolaryngology is offering a free hearing screening for BWH employees on Friday, May 26, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., in the ENT clinic, located in the 45 Francis St. lobby. No appointment is necessary. Call 617-525-6509 if you have any questions.
Falmouth Road Race, Aug. 20
The 45th annual race is a 7-mile route along the shore from Woods Hole to Falmouth Heights. Register by Wednesday, May 24, to receive a guaranteed race entry bib and a reduced fundraising commitment of $750. The minimum will increase to $1,000 on Thursday, May 25. Runners are responsible for the Falmouth Road Race registration fee of $175 per runner. Members of the team run to raise funds for BWH, BWFH or The Gillian Reny Stepping Strong Center for Trauma Innovation. Register for the race.