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Recent Coverage of HMS in the News
June 13, 2012

After 20 years on the boards of Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital, Partners HealthCare chairman Jack Connors is retiring.

June 13, 2012

Hebrew SeniorLife and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, along with Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians at BIDMC, have signed a formal preferred provider agreement.

June 12, 2012

Several hundred people are expected to gather at Camp Harbor View on Moon Island in Boston Harbor Wednesday evening to toast outgoing Partners HealthCare Chairman Jack Connors.

June 12, 2012

Author Ronald Schouten, HMS associate professor of psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital, was interviewed on the Emily Rooney Show about his new book he co-authored called, “Almost a Psychopath.”

June 12, 2012

Women physician-scientists are paid much less than their male counterparts, researchers found, with a salary difference that over the course of a career could pay for a college education, a spacious house, or a retirement nest egg. JoAnn Manson, Michael and Lee Bell Professor of Women's Health at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, is quoted.

June 11, 2012

Certain hospital sounds, such as electronic alarms, telephones and conversations, can wake patients up even at relatively low levels, creating an environment that may slow healing, according to a new study. Orfeu Buxton, HMS assistant professor of medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, led the study. Jeffrey Ellenbogen, HMS assistant professor of neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital, co-led the study.

June 11, 2012

Recent investigations of memory formation raise fascinating questions about how young children store and retrieve experiences and information. Charles Nelson, HMS professor of pediatrics at Boston Children’s Hospital, is quoted.

June 11, 2012

Lisa Wong, HMS clinical instructor in pediatrics at MassGeneral Hospital for Children, participated in a Q&A about her new book “Scales to Scalpels,’’ about the link between music and medicine.

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