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Mother’s Food Choices During Pregnancy May Influence Inflammation, Outcomes

A new study led by BWH researchers uses the Dietary Inflammatory Index (DII) to score a woman’s diet during pregnancy and measure the influence of diet on both inflammation during pregnancy and on maternal and infant outcomes before and after childbirth.

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Donations Stack Up for Brigham Baby Academy

Nearly 2,000 books have been donated to the Brigham Baby Academy, a program introduced earlier this year that seeks to prevent language delays among NICU babies by ensuring they are read to at least once a day. View the video.

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Risk Management, Clinical Compliance Transition

BWH Risk Management and Clinical Compliance are transitioning to BWH Quality and Safety, under the leadership of Allen Kachalia, MD, JD, chief quality officer and vice president for Quality and Safety.

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AMMP Honors Scholarship Award Recipients

The Association of Multicultural Members of Partners (AMMP) recently celebrated its 2015 Scholarship Award recipients during its annual Scholarship Award Breakfast in the Zinner Breakout Room on March 7.

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Boston Marathon 2016: Running to Give Back to BWH

When Meryn Boraski, CRNA, runs her first marathon this April, she’ll be paying tribute to her late grandmother and honoring BWH for inspiring her to become a nurse.

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Resources to Help Employees, Dependent Adults Quit Smoking

BWH employees and their adult dependents are invited to enroll in the free Partners in Helping You Quit (PiHQ) research study designed to help smokers cut down on and quit smoking.

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Safety & Security: Mock Code Program

Twice per month, BWH conducts unannounced mock codes that enable clinical and non-clinical staff to practice clinical skills and identify potential latent patient safety issues across the hospital.

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Bulletin Bullets

News about upcoming hospital events, campaigns and other timely information for employees