WHISPR Symposium, April 9

The Mary Horrigan Connors Center for Women’s Health and Gender Biology will host the third annual Women’s Health Interdisciplinary Stress Program of Research (WHISPR) symposium and finalists’ pitch presentations on physiologic and psychologic stress in women’s health and disease. Kerry Ressler, MD, PhD, of McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School, will be the featured speaker. To RSVP, visit 2020whisprsymposium.eventbrite.com. Thursday, April 9, 3:30–5:30 p.m., in the Zinner Breakout Room.

Vote for the Brigham in STAT Madness

The Brigham is among the contenders competing in STAT Madness 2020, a bracket-style competition to find the most innovative scientific and medical research in the country. The first of six rounds of popular voting in the single-elimination contest ends Sunday, March 8, at 11:59 p.m. Competing in this year’s contest is I-Min Lee, MBBS, ScD, with “Are 10,000 Steps Necessary?” To vote, visit statnews.com/feature/stat-madness/bracket.

Run the B.A.A. 10K with the Brigham

The Brigham will serve again as the exclusive charity partner of the Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) 10K road race. Register now and join over a thousand runners on Sunday, June 21, through Boston’s scenic Back Bay while supporting mission-driven work across the Brigham. Participants can start a team, join a team or run on their own, all in support of an area that is meaningful to them. Visit runbwh.org/10K to learn more or email BWHteam@partners.org.

Navigate the Brigham with the BWH Maps App

Getting around Brigham’s main campus is easier than ever with BWH Maps, a mobile app that can pinpoint your exact location inside the hospital, provide real-time tracking as you move and deliver turn-by-turn walking directions to your chosen destination. With over 300 destinations programmed in the app’s database, finding your way around the Brigham takes just a few taps. Search for BWH Maps in the Apple App Store and Google Play Store. For questions, email ihub@partners.org.


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