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TV Time

It's fall TV season! Medicine has been a popular backdrop for television and cinema. What is your favorite medical-themed television show or movie from the past or present?

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BWH Launches Capital Campaign Focused on “Life. Giving. Breakthroughs.”

BWH aims to raise $1 billion.

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Cast Your Vote for the BRIght Futures Prize

The BWH Biomedical Research Institute will award one of three finalists a $100,000 philanthropic prize to support innovative research that is both compelling and promising.

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Cardiogenic Shock Team Provides Rapid Coordinated Response

The Center for Advanced Heart Disease at BWH is taking an innovative approach to caring for some of its sickest patients.

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Hickey Shares Patient Safety Culture Survey Results at Quality Rounds

Since fostering a culture of patient safety requires the insight and effort of all BWHers, the Sept. 12 Quality Rounds, titled "Our Culture of Safety," took an interactive approach.

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Lung Cancer Conference Designs Clinical Pathways to Address Health Disparities

More than 60 multidisciplinary stakeholders develop recommendations to streamline the pathways for lung cancer care.

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Innovations Emerge From iHub Hackathon

Novel, prize-winning solutions to health care delivery issues emerge from BWH iHub Hackathon.

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Domestic Violence Awareness: How to Talk to Your Patients About Abuse

BWH Women’s CARE Clinic offers tips on screening for intimate partner violence.

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Novel Trial Evaluates Inflammation Reduction to Prevent Recurrent Cardiovascular Events

The Cardiovascular Inflammation Reduction Trial studies whether a drug used to treat rheumatoid arthritis can also reduce recurrent cardiovascular events.

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Employee Outreach for Genomic Research

OurGenes and PBMD are encouraging employees to help build bio-bank.

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Pioneer ACO Participation Shows Promise in First Year

Partners HealthCare is one of 32 hospital systems and physician groups across the U.S. that participated in the ACO experiment, and first-year results were positive and promising.

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The Postdoc Life

In recognition of last month’s National Postdoc Appreciation Week, BWH Clinical & Research News sat down with three postdoc leaders to learn more about the life of a postdoc at BWH.

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The Patient Perspective in Research

BRI PCERC holds workshop on patient engagement.

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Transitions

Transitions: Comings, Goings and Promotions

Deepak L. Bhatt, MD, MPH, Bruce Levy, MD, Ali Salim, MD, FACS, and Lynn Stofer.

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Snapshot: Brigham Building of the Future

Check out the construction on the Brigham Building for the Future.

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Blumberg, BWH Named Top in Translational Research

Blumberg and BWH are named leaders in translational science publications.

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What’s New in Research

Akila Viswanathan, MD, MPH, Margaret McLaughlin-Drubin, PhD, Karl Munger, PhD, and Francisco J. Quintana, PhD.

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Celebrating Women Innovators at BWH

BWH's Biomedical Research Institute invited some of the hospital's many accomplished female physicians and scientists to share a glimpse of their work at a special Sept. 10 Innovation Grand Rounds.