Announcing the Brigham Ignite Ignitable Ideas Series

Brigham Ignite is pleased to announce the Ignitable Ideas Series, a virtual educational series for Mass General Brigham investigators to learn how your innovation can lead to commercialization that improves patient care. Experts in drugs, devices, diagnostics, and digital technologies will discuss the translational journey from concept-to-commercialization and address your questions on: Outlining the value…

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Ten Projects Advance at 4th Annual MESH Innovation Teams’ ‘Problem Day’

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Top Finalists to Enter Yearlong Program Guiding Their Innovations Aimed at Enhancing Patient Care   It’s surely a misnomer because “Problem Day” is no problem, at least for the 10 teams (13 participants) that earlier this month succeeded in the annual competition to learn from the expertise of a multidisciplinary team of scientists, engineers and…

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New Study Finds Holidays as Peak Times for Domestic Violence Injuries

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Research aids in developing AI aimed at early detection   Breaking the cycle of intimate partner violence has for long been at the forefront of work undertaken by radiologist Bharti Khurana, MD, FACR, FASER. Much of her research, studying injuries of patients in emergency departments, has been featured in numerous mainstream and trade news outlets.…

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Recognition Event Celebrates Innovators Throughout Mass General Brigham

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Innovators from throughout Mass General Brigham, members of the Mass General Brigham Innovation team, and executives Anne Klibanski, MD, President and CEO, Paul Anderson, MD, PhD, interim Chief Academic Officer, and Chris Coburn, Chief Innovation Officer, gathered in person to celebrate at the Innovator’s Recognition Event on November 17. The room was filled with warm…

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Are you an Innovator? Applications for Mass General Brigham Commercialization and Inclusive Leadership Program now open

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The Mass General Brigham Commercialization and Inclusive Leadership Program (CILP) is a one-day in-person program on commercial application and inclusive leadership offered by the Mass General Brigham Innovator Community Expansion Initiative (ICEI) in collaboration with Babson College. This program supports the Innovator Community Expansion Initiative’s (ICEI) goal of increasing the pool of potential innovators across…

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Finding a Safer Way to Draw Pediatric Blood Led This Nurse to Innovate

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The Blood Shield Transfer device allows safe transfer of pediatric blood to microcontainers and blood gas syringes   As a member of the Mass General Hospital’s Biothreats Response Team, Kimberly Whalen, RN, MS, CCRN is steadfast in applying safety protocols at work, especially when it comes to drawing blood and transferring it from syringes into…

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Mass General Brigham Implements DexCare to Support Care Integration and Advance Digital Health

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Collaboration demonstrates Mass General Brigham’s commitment to digital transformation and enhancing patient experience   SEATTLE, Oct. 31, 2022 — DexCare, Inc., a data-driven intelligence company focused on healthcare access, and Mass General Brigham, an integrated academic health care system, today announced that Mass General Brigham has implemented DexCare’s Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) for an end-to-end digital consumer experience and…

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McKenna invited as panelist at Advamed MedTech Conference


Photo, left to right: Joseph Ferrara (moderator), Veranex Solutions; Philip Rackliffe, GE Healthcare; Erin McKenna; Kevin Boyle, Becton Dickinson; and Gretchen Purcell Jackson, Intuitive Surgical   Congratulations to Erin McKenna, Operating Partner for Amplify and Program Director for Brigham Ignite, for being invited to participate as a panelist today at the Advamed MedTech Conference, organized…

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