AMMP Celebrates Volunteers, Jan. 27–31
To honor the contributions of volunteers across the Mass General Brigham system, the Brigham chapter of the Association of Multicultural Members of Partners (AMMP) invites all volunteers to stop by the Office for Sponsored Staff and Volunteer Services for a special appreciation gift during the week of Jan. 27. Volunteer Services has relocated to the fourth floor of One Brigham Circle. For questions, contact AMMP at firstname.lastname@example.org.
LGBTQ Health Care Webinars
Help the Brigham earn recognition as a leader in LGBT Health Care Equality by viewing a webinar from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s Healthcare Equality Index Trainings about patient-centered care for LGBTQ patients. Understanding and respecting the diverse perspectives, needs and concerns of our patients are vital to providing the highest-quality care. The deadline to complete the training is Thursday, Jan 30. Learn more.
V-Day Event, Feb. 6
The fifth annual event honoring V-Day will take place on Thursday, Feb. 6, 4–5:30 p.m., in Bornstein Amphitheater. V-Day is a celebration of female empowerment and is held to recognize, and begin to remedy, issues of violence against women and girls. This year’s discussion will focus on the treatment of patients with complex medical needs who have experienced trauma. It will also be webcast. Learn more.
Discover Brigham: Call for Sessions and Demos
The Brigham Research Institute is launching a call for proposals to ensure Discover Brigham includes the topics and issues most relevant to the Brigham community. Researchers, clinicians and staff are invited to submit ideas focused on research and/or clinical innovation for sessions and/or demos at the annual event. Proposals are due Monday, March 2. To learn more, visit bwhresearch.org/discover-brigham.