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NHLBI’s Gibbons Presents at Annual Medicine Alumni Celebration Grand Rounds

Gary Gibbons, MD, director of the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, presented during a recent Department of Medicine grand rounds.

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From left, David McCready, Sanjay Pathak, guest speaker Kim Eagle, John Byrne and Mandeep Mehra

A Vision for the Future: BWH’s Heart & Vascular Center

BWH leadership and cardiovascular staff came together Jan. 22 to celebrate the launch of BWH’s Heart & Vascular Center, a fully integrated and aligned service dedicated to delivering life-giving breakthroughs.

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Bio-inspired Glue Keeps Hearts Securely Sealed

Researchers from BWH, Children’s Hospital and MIT have developed a bio-inspired adhesive that could rapidly attach biodegradable patches inside a beating heart, in the exact place where congenital holes in the heart occur.

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Museum of Science Exhibit Features Vacanti’s Work

BWH’s Charles Vacanti, MD, is the creative force behind one of the Museum of Science’s new exhibit features.

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The Art (and Science) of Interprofessional Debriefing

The Interprofessional Debriefing Course is a joint program between Nursing and STRATUS that offers a 3.5-hour monthly training for various care providers to exchange experiences and perspectives after a significant event.

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Louis Abber is also part of the Biomedical Engineering team.

Biomedical Engineering Now Part of CMO Office

Biomedical Engineering, which has been moved from Information Systems (IS) into the Office of the Chief Medical Officer and the associate chief of Quality and Safety, serves BWH through collaboration with clinicians on technology selection, installation, design and much more.

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NASA Astronaut with Brigham Ties Pays Visit to BWH

NASA's Commander Christopher Cassidy presented surgery grand rounds.

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BWH Establishes Joint Division of Sleep and Circadian Disorders Spanning Medicine, Neurology

BWH and BWFH have announced the creation of a new joint Division of Sleep and Circadian Disorders that spans the departments of Medicine and Neurology.

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A view of the Brigham Building for the Future construction site from the Servicenter Garage in November.

Snapshot: Brigham Building of the Future

Watch the construction progress in action.

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Calling Submissions for the BWH Time Capsule

At the close of our BluePrint Celebration, Brigham and Women's Hospital will seal a time capsule to be opened in 2063. We are asking BWHers which photos, stories and ideas for items should be included in the time capsule, which will be sealed in spring of 2014.

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What’s New in Research

Howard L. Weiner, MD; Savas Tasoglu, PhD, MS; Utkan Demirci, PhD, MS

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Transitions: Comings, Goings and Promotions

Gregg Meyer, MD; Eric Tomasini, MBA; Paul Pirundini, MD; Maria DeOliveira

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Gastroenterology Associates of Faulkner Joins BWPO

Gastroenterology Associates of Faulkner has recently joined the Brigham and Women’s Physician Organization.