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Andrew Marshall, MD (Emergency Medicine, BIDMC) discusses the racial disparities in COVID-19 cases.

‘We’re angry and we’re hurting.’ Why communities of color suffer more from COVID-19

Lindon Beckford(Patient Transport, BIDMC)helps put patients at ease by singing songs, a practice he has done for more than 30 years and continues to do through the pandemic.

Actor and Director Lee Grant, Lindon Beckford, And More…

Kevin Tabb, MD (President & CEO, BILH) discusses the partnerships and cooperation between the Boston-area hospitals in addressing the COVID-19 pandemic.

Pandemic spawns new spirit of collaboration for Boston’s longtime rival hospitals

Harold Burzstajn, MD (Psychiatry, BIDMC) discusses how the COVID-19 pandemic is impacting the mental health of healthcare workers.

'It Just Broke Me': Health Workers Struggle For Time To Grieve Patients Lost To COVID-19

Jeffrey Saffitz, MD, Annie Cheng, MD, and James Kirby, MD (Pathology, BIDMC)discuss the outpouring of support from the Harvard medical community that has helped them combat COVID-19.

Hard work, new equipment, and some extra help lets the lab super-charge capacity

Obstetrics staff and new moms at BIDMC were surprised with lunches and bouquets of flowers from a local business.

Joyce Arrigo of Spectra Medical Devices donated hundreds of meals and flowers to nurses at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center as a way to say thank you

Thousands of nurses in Massachusetts will be given orchids as they leave work on Friday, including at BIDMC. The flowers are a way to thank the healthcare workers battling the coronavirus pandemic.

Thousands of nurses in Massachusetts will be given orchids as they leave work on Friday, including at BIDMC. The flowers are a way to thank the healthcare workers battling the coronavirus pandemic.

Satchit Balsari, MD (Emergency Medicine, BIDMC) writes about how to sort reliable COVID-19 data from the misleading.

Which Covid-19 data can you trust? Harvard Business Review – May 8, 2020 The Covid-19 pandemic has created a tidal...

Dan Barouch, MD, PhD (Center for Virology and Vaccine Research, BIDMC) discusses his team’s work on developing a potential vaccine to prevent COVID-19.

Dan Barouch, MD, PhD (Center for Virology and Vaccine Research, BIDMC) discusses his team’s work on developing a potential vaccine to prevent COVID-19.

Dan Barouch, MD, PhD (Center for Virology and Vaccine Research, BIDMC) discusses his team’s work on developing a potential vaccine to prevent COVID-19.

Dan Barouch, MD, PhD (Center for Virology and Vaccine Research, BIDMC) discusses his team’s work on developing a potential vaccine to prevent COVID-19.

The Boston restaurant industry is coming together to help provide comfort food for healthcare workers, including at BIDMC.

The Boston restaurant industry is coming together to help provide comfort food for healthcare workers, including at BIDMC.

Boston Magazine lists Kevin Tabb, MD (CEO & President, BILH)as #12 on its list of the 100 most influential people in Boston. In this Q&A, Tabb discusses the year since the system’s creation and how it is working to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.

Boston Magazine lists Kevin Tabb, MD (CEO & President, BILH) as #12 on its list of the 100 most influential people in Boston. In this Q&A, Tabb discusses the year since the system’s creation and how it is working to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.

John Krasinski featured a good deed by Boston baker Joy Huang of making a large cookie donation to health care workers at BIDMC.

John Krasinski featured a good deed by Boston baker Joy Huang of making a large cookie donation to health care workers at BIDMC.

A clinical trial conducted by a multi-disciplinary team coordinated by Ramy Arnaout, MD, DPhil (Clinical Microbiology Laboratories, BIDMC)has identified four novel prototypes of 3D-printed swabs that can be used for COVID-19 testing.

A clinical trial conducted by a multi-disciplinary team coordinated by Ramy Arnaout, MD, DPhil (Clinical Microbiology Laboratories, BIDMC) has identified four novel prototypes of 3D-printed swabs that can be used for COVID-19 testing.

BIDMC-led clinical trial identifies four novel 3D-printed swabs for use in COVID-19 testing

Public health experts and government leaders agree that easy access to testing for COVID-19 will be critical to managing the virus’ spread and re-opening the world’s economies. However, a shortage of specialized nasopharyngeal swabs used to collect samples for diagnosis is one of several bottlenecks in the way of widespread testing. Now a clinical trial conducted by a multi-disciplinary team coordinated by Ramy Arnaout, MD, DPhil (Clinical Microbiology Laboratories, BIDMC) has identified four novel prototypes of 3D-printed swabs that can be used for COVID-19 testing.

A multi-disciplinary team including Ramy Arnaout, MD, DPhil (Clinical Microbiology Laboratories, BIDMC)is collaborating to develop 3D printable swabs for COVID-19 testing.

A multi-disciplinary team including Ramy Arnaout, MD, DPhil (Clinical Microbiology Laboratories, BIDMC) is collaborating to develop 3D printable swabs for COVID-19 testing.

Kevin Tabb, MD (President & CEO, BILH) will appear at a WBUR virtual town hall on Tuesday, April 21stat 6 pm to discuss upcoming challenges for health care in Massachusetts after the sure in COVID-19 cases ends.

Kevin Tabb, MD (President & CEO, BILH) will appear at a WBUR virtual town hall on Tuesday, April 21st at 6 pm to discuss upcoming challenges for health care in Massachusetts after the sure in COVID-19 cases ends.

John Krasinski and Red Sox team up to surprise Beth Israel staff at Fenway Park

AT&T pledges to cover every US healthcare worker..

Boston Marathon daffodils donated to local healthcare workers

About 1,000 spring flowers, some of which were meant to line the route of the 2020 Boston Marathon ...

Jimmy Kimmel honored Taylor Chase-Meyers, RN (ICU, BIDMC)on his show Tuesday night as a thank-you for the work she’s been doing on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jimmy Kimmel honored Taylor Chase-Meyers, RN (ICU, BIDMC) on his show Tuesday night as a thank-you for the work she’s been doing on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic.