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Pearson Named Chief Nursing Officer, SVP of Patient Care Services

Madelyn “Maddy” Pearson, MSN, MA, RN, NEA-BC, will join the Brigham as chief nursing officer and senior vice president of Patient Care Services on June 12.

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BWHers Investigate New Class of Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs

Recent studies led by BWH investigators explore whether a new class of medications can reduce the risk of cardiovascular events, such as heart attacks and strokes, in addition to LDL cholesterol levels.

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‘Running Together Is the Best Part of Our Lives’

Jim Davis was a mile into last year’s Boston Athletic Association 5K when suddenly he couldn’t breathe. The last thing he remembered was hearing his wife, Jennifer, who was also running in the race, call for help.

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Marathon Runner Heads for Home Stretch as Race Nears

Although Alma Tambone doesn’t remember being in BWH’s NICU as an infant, she’ll never forget that the expert care she and her twin sister received as premature newborns saved their lives.

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BWHers Weigh the Role of Data in Global Health

Are some lives too expensive to save? BWH global health experts debated that question after a screening of “The Life Equation,” a documentary that explores the intersection of big data and global health.

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Bulletin Bullets

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