Send a Singing Valentine
In collaboration with Voices Rising, a Boston-based women’s chorus, and the Shop on the Pike, the Brigham Health LGBT Employee Resource Group is bringing singing valentine quartets to the Brigham. A singing valentine, as well as optional packages with balloons and chocolate, can be purchased and sent to staff, departments and patients on the main campus. Valentines can be delivered on Thursday, Feb. 14, between noon and 8 p.m. To learn more and order a singing valentine, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit an information table on the Tower 2 mezzanine on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2–5:30 p.m., and Wednesday, Feb. 13, 11 a.m.–5 p.m.
Valentine’s Day Chocolate Tasting, Feb. 14
The Brigham Education Institute (BEI) will host a chocolate tasting to celebrate Valentine’s Day. The event will be held Thursday, Feb. 14, 2–3 p.m., at the BEI Knowledge Center on the Lower Pike. There will be a selection of chocolates from four different chocolate shops.
Urgent Need for Type-O Negative Blood Donors
The Kraft Family Blood Donor Center, which provides lifesaving blood and platelets to patients at the Brigham and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, has an immediate need for Type-O negative whole blood donors. To schedule an appointment, email email@example.com or call the Kraft Center at 617-632-3206. Walk-in appointments are also available. The center is located at 35 Binney St. Parking in the Dana-Farber garage will be validated for donors.
Young Professionals Host Coffee with Hospital Leaders, Feb. 14
The Brigham’s Young Professionals group welcomes Shelly Anderson, MPM, senior vice president of Strategy, Clinical Operations and Imaging Services, to its next coffee with hospital leadership. Anderson will discuss her career path and role at the Brigham and offer advice for young professionals. Thursday, Feb. 14, noon–1 p.m.,in the Hale Building for Transformative Medicine, room 10-004. Registration is required. Register here.