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.
Research Roundup: Oral Contraceptive Use Does Not Affect Overall Mortality
In a study published in the British Medical Journal, Karin B. Michels, ScD, PhD, associate professor in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology at BWH, and colleagues report that they have found no link between use of oral contraceptives and overall mortality. They did, however, find other associations. Read more.
Page Pennell, MD, seeks to resolve a dilemma facing pregnant women afflicted with epilepsy.
Fighting for Health Equity
A recent report from the Connors Center for Women’s Health and Gender Biology advocating for health equity in biomedical science garners federal attention.
Women’s Health Luncheon Delves Into Demystifying Stress
Stress and its unique effect on women were the topics of conversation at this year's Women's Health Luncheon, hosted by the Mary Horrigan Connors Center for Women's Health and Gender Biology at BWH.
Breath of Hope
Researchers study rare lung disease in young women.