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Center for the Environment and Health

Climate change and environmental degradation are threats to human health. Through the efforts of the center, Mass General strives to integrate sustainability into its clinical, research and educational activities, and to improve the environmental health of the hospital, as well as the health and well-being of the communities we serve.

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Health Policy Research Center

The Health Policy Research Center is a Mongan Institute research center. The Mongan Institute at Mass General is dedicated to supporting research in the areas of …

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Center for Immigrant Health

The MGH Immigrant Health Coalition (IHC) is an interdisciplinary network of more than 200 MGH employees dedicated to advancing the health and social equity of immigrants. The IHC meets monthly to discuss opportunities to promote immigrant health, and maintains an active listserv.

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Equity and Community Health

Equity in the COVID-19 Response. The Mass General Equity and Community Health COVID Response Team is led by Joseph Betancourt, MD, MPH, VP and Chief Equity and Inclusion Officer. Aswita Tan-McGrory, MBA, MSPH, Director of the Disparities Solutions Center, is also part of the Response Team. The team focuses on ensuring that clinical interactions

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Clinical Trials in the Center for Neurointestinal Health

Support our center Our research 617-726-0270. The Center for Neurointestinal Health at Massachusetts General Hospital provides world-class clinical care for patients with neurointestinal disorders. The clinical success of the Center for Neurointestinal Disorders at Massachusetts General Hospital is directly tied to its success in clinical research.

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Sexual Health Clinic

Sexual Health Clinic. To schedule an appointment please call 617-726-6050 or visit one of the Radiation Oncology front desks (Cox LL, Lunder LL2/LL3, Proton Center). Appointments take place in Cox Lower Level 2 and are available on Mondays, Tuesday afternoons, Wednesdays, and Thursday mornings.

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Publications from the Voice Center Research Labs

Mobile voice health monitoring using a wearable accelerometer sensor and a smartphone platform. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. 2012. 59(11), 3090–3096. Friedman AD, Burns JA, Lutch MJ, Zeitels SM. Submucosal Neoplasms of the Laryngeal Introitus. Journal of Laryngology & …

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Buchanan, J. Robert, MD

Buchanan, J. Robert, MD Catalog Number: 182. Oil painting on linen, 51" X 43" with 22 carat gold frame, 44" X 36". "Gereral Director 1982-1994". The Chinese screen in the background of this 3/4 portrait reflects Dr.Buchanan's close ties with China. J. Robert Buchanan was born in 1928 in Newark, New Jersey. He graduated from Amherst College in

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Southern New Hampshire Health

Contact Southern New Hampshire Health. A member of the Massachusetts General Hospital family, our goal at Southern New Hampshire Health is to provide access to the best specialized care close to home. Find a provider Visit our website 603-577-2000.

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Women's Health Associates

With a focus on prevention and wellness, Women's Health Associates at Massachusetts General Hospital offers comprehensive primary care, routine gynecologic care and behavioral health services.

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About Women's Health Associates

A Pioneer in Women's Health. Women's Health Associates at Massachusetts General Hospital was founded in 1985 by Dr. Karen Carlson as one of the nation's first multidisciplinary women's health practices in an academic medical center. As a testament to our model's strength and efficacy, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has used

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Prostate Health Program

Prostate Health Program. The Prostate Health Program at Mass General provides sophisticated detection, diagnosis and treatment of prostate disease, including prostate cancer and enlarged prostate (also known as BPH), and related problems. Request an appointment. Refer a patient.

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Health Pathfinders

Health Pathfinders. Pathfinders are lists of books, websites, and support websites about different health conditions.

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New Center for the Environment and Health launches at

New Center for the Environment and Health launches at Massachusetts General Hospital. Michael Morrison 617-724-6425 [email protected] It is our moral imperative to safeguard and improve the health of our communities by addressing the environmental impact of our operations and clinical decision making. Jonathan E. Slutzman, MD.

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Meet MGH Global Health:Edward Alexander

The “Meet MGH Global Health Series” spotlights the passionate, diverse members of our global health team at home and abroad who believe everyone, everywhere has a right to good health. Meet MGH Global Health: Edward Alexander Edward Alexander, MPH Today we introduce Edward Alexander, MPH! Alexander is the Communication Specialist at

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Novel tool for reporting symptoms after vaccination helped

Brigham Health, a global leader in creating a healthier world, consists of Brigham and Women's Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital, the Brigham and Women’s Physicians Organization and many related facilities and programs. With more than 1,000 inpatient beds, approximately 60,000 inpatient stays and 1.7 million outpatient

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Tips to Improve Mental Health with Nutrition

Enhancing Mental Health with Nutrition. Often, people who are feeling anxiety or depression may turn to comfort food, which can create discomfort for the brain and exacerbate those pre-existing feelings. To enhance your mental health, Dr. Naidoo recommends incorporating some …

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Cancer Care at Southern New Hampshire Health

Southern New Hampshire Health provides the most advanced cancer diagnostic technology, including 3-D mammography and breast MRI and biopsies. Individuals evaluated and treated here benefit from swift access to Mass General Cancer Center’s specialists and treatment options.

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Global Health Faculty Associates and Affiliates

Join the Global Health Faculty Associate and Affiliate Network Building community is a core pillar of the MGH Center for Global Health. This year, we are taking the steps to build our Faculty Associate and Affiliate Network. If you are an MGH-MGPO faculty or fellow in good standing and engaged in

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Global Health Program

The Global Health Program delivers disaster relief and emergency humanitarian help in crisis situations. An integrated team of clinicians travels nationally and internationally, collaborating across disciplines to identify solutions to challenging cases and provide a high …

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Health Data Sources

The Explore Health Careers is a health career website that contains information average salary and salary range, length of study, financing of study, and career outlook. National Center for Education Statistics. The Digest of Education Statistics includes data on the degrees conferred by schools and universities.

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Women's Health Associates FAQ

Does Women's Health Associates have a lab? Yes, we have a lab in our office. Walk-in hours are: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. Thursday from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm. Please note that you will need to ensure that we have a lab requisition for you prior to arriving for your lab appointment by calling in advance to check with

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Our Environmental and Sustainability Initiatives

Through the work of the Center for the Environment and Health, Massachusetts General Hospital aims to ensure that all institutional decisions and actions take into account environmental sustainability. Areas of focus for the center relate to the health and welfare of the community, the mission to expand medical knowledge through research and a commitment to educate staff, trainees, patients

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About the Executive Committee on Community Health (ECOCH)

ECOCH was formed in 2014 to guide the community health work of the hospital and to put community health on par with other pillars of the hospital’s mission. ECOCH is chaired by a chief of service at the hospital who serves a three-year term. The current chair is Jeff Ecker, MD, Chief, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology.

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Contact Women's Health Associates

24 hours a day, 7 days a week, year round. 617-726-2066 for resident. Call 617-724-6700 and ask the staff to give your question to the nurse on duty. Call 617-724-6700 or visit Patient Gateway. Your pharmacy will have your prescription within 2-3 days. Call 617-724-6700 or visit Patient Gateway.

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Support the Global Health Innovation Laboratory

For further information about ways of supporting the Global Health Innovation Laboratory, please contact: Moytrayee Guha. Director of Finance and Operations. Global Health Innovation Laboratory. Emergency Medicine. 125 Nashua St, Suite 910. Boston, MA, 02114. Phone: 617-643-3110.

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Women's Health Associates Care Team

Patient Gateway 617-724-6700. With a focus on prevention and wellness, Women's Health Associates at Massachusetts General Hospital staff offer comprehensive primary care, routine gynecologic care and behavioral health services. Meet the dedicated and experienced members of our team.

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Transgender Health Program Frequently Asked Questions

You can reach the Transgender Health Program at 617-643-7210 during regular business hours. We will do our best to schedule an appointment that is convenient for you. Any calls or appointment requests received after office hours, in the evenings, on weekends …

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Civic Health Month: Vote Like Your Health Depends on It!

Civic Health Month: Vote Like Your Health Depends on It! The Mass General Brigham Community Care vans have gotten “on board” with Vot-ER this August in honor of Civic Health Month. After receiving the COVID-19 vaccine, patients will get a bandage with a QR code connecting them to the voter registration page. This will make registering to

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How to Complete a Massachusetts Health Care Proxy Form

Learn how to complete a Massachusetts Health Care Proxy form that allows you to choose a person you trust to speak for you if you are unable to speak for yourself. Speakers: Brian Cyr, RN, Gail Alexander, RN, Jessica Kaloustian, SLP, and Christine Marmen, RN. This online program is free and open to MGH staff, patients, and the general public.

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Contact the Center for Community Health Improvement

Center for Community Health Improvement. 101 Merrimac Street, Suite 620. Boston, MA 02114. 617-726-8197.

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Global Health Research Collaborative

Global Health Research at Mass General brings together expertise in research methods, trainee mentorship, grant writing and administration specifically focused on the needs of cross-cultural and multi-national partnerships, thus enabling optimal contributions to global concerns in …

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Collaborative Care and Community Engagement Program

The Cancer and Mental Health Collaborative is a community network designed to engage patients, caregivers, clinicians, advocates, policy makers, and other stakeholder partners with a shared commitment to promoting equity in cancer care and advancing patient-centered research for people affected by mental illness.

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Jiahui International Hospital

Jiahui International Hospital is a 500-bed tertiary hospital located in downtown Shanghai's Xuhui District, China. Jiahui provides safe, reliable and comprehensive care across a wide spectrum of conditions including cancer care, pediatrics, obstetrics/gynecology and more. Massachusetts General Hospital and Jiahui’s collaboration began in 2012

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Global Health Dermatology

Dr. Esther Freeman, MD, PhD is Director of Global Health Dermatology at Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School. She is Chair of the Clinical Guidelines Committee at the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), and a member of the AAD's Task Force on Covid-19. She has worked to improve healthcare, especially those affected by HIV

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Midlife Women's Health Center

Health and quality of life concerns of women at midlife involve almost all areas of healthcare. Based within the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Mass General, the center is a collaboration of specialists from departments across the hospital. Our multidisciplinary team. Gynecology;

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The Toll of COVID-19 on Health Workers

Over the last year, at least 17,000 health workers have died from COVID-19. A July 2020 investigation found that workers in 63 countries faced shortages of personal protective equipment (PPE) even as they treated COVID-19 patients. These shortages combined with the inequitable distribution of COVID-19 vaccines—low-income countries have vaccinated 1.9% of their populations—means

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Your Transgender Health Program Care Team

Your Transgender Health Program Care Team. We strive to organize all patient care through a team approach that is comprehensive, accessible and personalized. You may receive care from any number of transgender care specialists, including doctors, nurses, social workers and other health care professionals. Although there may be many on your care

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What Telemedicine Means for Pediatric Health Care

Virtual visits are an important way for pediatric patients to continue necessary care, allowing more physical distancing to take place in physical health care centers and reducing additional exposures for those who need in-person care. Many elements of a physical exam, such as heart rate, breathing, blood pressure or weight, can be measured and

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Pediatric Bone and Mineral Metabolism Disorders Clinic

Our clinic specializes in the treatment of low bone density, osteoporosis, vitamin D deficiency, rickets and osteomalacia and other disorders affecting bone health and mineral metabolism in infants, children and young adults. To schedule an appointment with a MassGeneral for Children pediatric specialist, please call 888-644-3248 or complete

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HAVEN (Helping Abuse and Violence End Now)

Chelsea: 617-887-3513. Revere: 781-485-6108. Recognizing the association between intimate relationships and health, the health care setting is an ideal place to provide services to survivors of intimate partner abuse. Through a culturally diverse and linguistically appropriate array of supportive services, HAVEN provides supportive counseling

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MGH Back Bay Services

MGH Back Bay is a comprehensive primary care practice offering wellness visits, routine physical exams, mental health counseling, pediatric care, adult medicine, geriatric care and urgent care in a small, family-focused practice. Annual Exams. Annual physical exams …

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Neurodisparities and Health Justice Lab: Altaf Saadi, MD, MSc

Health disparities adversely affect groups of people who have systematically experienced greater obstacles to health, based on their racial or ethnic group, socioeconomic status, immigration status, sexual orientation, geographic location, or other characteristics historically linked to racism or exclusion.

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