• professor
  • Armstrong, who currently serves as chief of the Division of General Medicine and professor of Medicine and Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, will start in the new position April 15. (massgeneral.org)
  • Leonard B. Kaban, D.M.D., M.D., F.A.C.S. is the Walter C. Guralnick Professor and Chair of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard University. (wikipedia.org)
  • Wendy K. Mariner is the Edward R. Utley Professor of Health Law, Bioethics & Human Rights in the Department of Health Law, Bioethics & Human Rights, at the Boston University School of Public Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Professor Mariner has served as a member of numerous boards and commissions, including the Massachusetts Health Facilities Appeals Board, the National Institutes of Health's AIDS Policy Advisory Committee, the Institute of Medicine's Committees the Ryan White CARE Act and the Children's Vaccine Initiative, the CIOMS/WHO Steering Committee for International Ethical Guidelines for Biomedical Research Involving Human Subjects, and the Executive Board of the American Public Health Association. (wikipedia.org)
  • His other son, George Kenneth Mallory, became Professor of Pathology at Boston City Hospital in 1948, and the Mallory-Weiss syndrome is named after him. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2005, she left the Department of Genetics to become a professor of pediatrics in the Division of Molecular Medicine at the Boston Children's Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1998, she married Hugh Chaplin, Jr., an emeritus professor in the Washington University School of Medicine Departments of Medicine and Pathology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chief
  • Katrina Armstrong, MD, MSCE , a world-renowned investigator in the areas of medical decision-making, quality of care and cancer prevention and outcomes, has been selected as the MGH's next physician-in-chief of the MGH Department of Medicine. (massgeneral.org)
  • It was an honor and privilege to work with Alex and then to have things come full circle when I followed in his footsteps - first to become chief of the Renal Unit that he created and then to ultimately take over his role as chief of the Department of Medicine. (massgeneral.org)
  • Cambridge Street
  • Patients, families, hospital staff, and members of the public can learn more about the accomplishments MGH is most proud of at the Paul S. Russell, MD Museum of Medical History and Innovation, located at the front of the hospital's main campus on Cambridge Street. (wikipedia.org)
  • fellow
  • Armstrong is a graduate of Yale University and Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and joined the University of Pennsylvania in 1996 as a physician-scientist fellow in the Division of General Internal Medicine. (massgeneral.org)
  • scientists
  • With the help of genetically engineered mice, scientists at the Massachusetts General Hospital are moving closer to establishing the role that increased intestinal permeability, sometimes called a 'leaky gut,' plays in chronic inflammatory conditions. (massgeneral.org)
  • leadership
  • Michael Blute Sr., MD, has worked continuously to increase awareness of genitourinary cancer as he helps Mass General continue its leadership role in tackling urology issues. (massgeneral.org)
  • MGH Hotline 2.27.09 The Endowment for the Advancement of Psychotherapy (EAP), a program of the MGH Development Office, recently presented its annual Endowment Community Award for Leadership in Advancement of Mental Health to journalist Larry Tye and Kitty Dukakis, wife of former Massachusetts Gov. Michael Dukakis. (massgeneral.org)
  • An anesthesia department was established at the MGH in 1936 under the leadership of Henry Knowles Beecher. (wikipedia.org)
  • PATIENT
  • The hospital's work with developing specialized computer software systems for medical use in the 1960s led to the development of the MUMPS programming language, which stands for "Massachusetts General Hospital Utility Multi-Programming System," an important programming language and data-base system heavily used in medical applications such as patient records and billing. (wikipedia.org)
  • A major patient database system called File Manager, which was developed by the Veterans Administration (now the Department of Veterans' Affairs), was created using this language. (wikipedia.org)
  • mentor
  • Ausiello first came to the MGH as a Harvard undergraduate working with the late Alexander Leaf, MD, and fondly recalls his early days at the hospital, especially his relationship with his mentor. (massgeneral.org)
  • currently
  • She is currently a member of the Massachusetts Health Care Quality and Cost Council Advisory Committee, charged with implementing the Commonwealth's health reform legislation, the Massachusetts Public Health Association Board of Directors, and is a founding member of the New England Coalition for Law and Public Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • large
  • His work there contributed to two-hybrid methods and to development of large scale/ general purpose functional genomic means (interaction mating and development of peptide aptamers) to detect and disrupt protein-protein interactions. (wikipedia.org)