Feeling Right at Home: Pilot Study Brings the Hospital Home

When patient William Terry, MD, was randomly selected to participate in a pilot study to receive care at home instead of being admitted to BWH, he didn’t think twice about signing up.


Three Chief Residents Share the Rewards and Challenges of Being Chief

Across the board, chief residents handle everything from managing care teams and teaching residents and medical students to coordinating residents’ schedules and serving as a liaison between faculty and trainees.

Residents with U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy

Residents’ Washington, D.C. Tour Provides Glimpse into Policy Making

A group of BWH residents had the opportunity to meet with D.C. officials in top posts, including many Brigham alumni.

From left: Incoming Schwartz Rounds facilitator Christine Mitchell, Stan Ashley, Jackie Somerville and outgoing facilitator Lynn Nichols

Defining Compassionate Care

Schwartz Center Rounds is a place where caregivers discuss emotional and social issues that arise in patient care.


Next Generation: Re-Conceptualization of Health

Dr. Ahmed Kurdi shares his thoughts on redefining what it is to be healthy.


Texas Three

An uncommon occurrence: Three BWH internal medicine residents come from one high school in San Antonio, Texas.

health care concept with a medical book

BWH Faculty to Serve on ABIM Specialty Boards and Exam Committees

The American Board of Internal Medicine announced new appointments and model for its Specialty Board and Exam Committees.

Research assistant, Matthew Manning, explains his project about an intervention to address diabetes in the Latino community during the poster session.

Hooray for RAs

Research assistants are recognized at first annual DGIM Research Day.


“Just One More Thing”: The Columbo Phenomenon and Primary Care

As a young primary care internist, Joseph Frolkis, MD, PhD, routinely observed what he coined as the “Columbo phenomenon.”

Primary Care Expands With Opening of BWH Family Care Associates at BWFH

Primary Care Expands With Opening of BWH Family Care Associates at BWFH

Providing comprehensive care for adults and children, BWH Family Care Associates opened its doors at BWFH this summer.