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2014


SEPTEMBER 2014

 

AUGUST 2014

Feature:

Tornados and Hurricanes and Explosions, Oh My!

Federal Grant Helps Baystate Plan For Disasters

 

JULY 2014

Feature:

Academic Week 2014 Recognizes Baystate's Finest Researchers and Teachers

 

MAY/JUNE 2014

 

APRIL 2014

Feature:

2014 Match: BMC Has 98% Match Rate for Categorical Positions

 

MARCH 2014

Feature:

The "Least Worse" Option

Clinical Ethicist Peter DePergola on Making the Hard Choices

 

FEBRUARY 2014


2013


WINTER 2013

Feature:

Peter Lindenauer MD Awarded 2013 Weinberg Family Prize
for Academic Excellence

NOVEMBER 2013

OCTOBER 2013

SEPTEMBER 2013

AUGUST 2013
Feature:

Drs. Mihaela Stefan and Tara Lagu Awarded K01 Career Development Grants



JULY 2013
Feature:

Psychiatry Residency Graduates Its First Class



JUNE 2013
Feature:

Academic Week 2013 Culminates in Award Ceremony



MAY 2013



APRIL 2013
Feature:

2013 Match: BMC Has 100% Match Rate for Categorical Positions



MARCH 2013



FEBRUARY 2013



JANUARY 2013


2012


DECEMBER 2012



NOVEMBER 2012
Feature:

Barry Sachs, MD Awarded Emeritus Status by Tufts University School of Medicine



OCTOBER 2012
Feature:

Saluting Outstanding Teachers



SEPTEMBER 2012
Profile:

Dr. Andrew Artenstein: New Chair of the Department of Medicine



AUGUST 2012
Feature:

New Baystate Financial Conflict of Interest Policies Become Effective August 24, 2012

Increased Responsibilities for Both Investigators and Institutions



JULY 2012
Feature:

Research Fraud: More at Stake Than Reputation and Money

The Real Casualty is Patient Care



JUNE 2012
Feature:

First Annual Academic Week

12th Annual Showcase of Innovation and Discovery at Baystate



MAY 2012
Feature:

Rules and Regulations Are Not What Research is All About

But Research Integrity Officer Anita Sarros Will Help You Comply (and More)



APRIL 2012
Feature:

2012 Match: BMC Has 99% Match Rate for Categorical Positions



MARCH 2012
Profile:

Carolanne Lovewell, RLATG, CPIA, VT: Director, Baystate Animal Care Facility



FEBRUARY 2012
Profile:

Loretta Grikis, MLS: Reference and Information Services Librarian



JANUARY 2012
Feature:

Benjamin Liptzin MD, Department of Psychiatry, Receives 2011 TUSM Distinguished Faculty Award


2011


DECEMBER 2011
Feature:

Marc Schweiger Awarded 2011 Weinberg Family Prize for Academic Excellence

Stresses Importance of Investing in Academic Programs



NOVEMBER 2011
Feature:

Rays of Hope Center for Breast Cancer Research Aims to Be Model of Advocacy-Driven Research

Advocacy Groups Offer Benefits for Translational Research



OCTOBER 2011
Feature:

"I'm Not Intimidated by Boston."

Dr. Tashanna Myers Turns Around Baystate's Participation in Gynecologic Clinical Trials



SEPTEMBER 2011
Feature:

How Can the Academics@Baystate Newsletter Better Serve You?

Offer Your Suggestions, Kudos, and Critiques by September 30



AUGUST 2011
Feature:

Jane Garb Invited Panelist at HHS-Sponsored Health Data Initiative Forum

Presentation Highlights Baystate Medical Center's Innovations in Healthcare Geographic Information Systems (GIS)



JULY 2011
Feature:

Baystate's Robotic Surgical Simulator (RoSS) Lends a Guiding Hand to Novice Surgeons



JUNE 2011
Feature:

2011 Research Week: 12th Annual Showcase of Research at Baystate



MAY 2011
Feature:

Baystate's Fledgling Office of Technology Transfer



APRIL 2011
Feature:

2011 Match: BMC Has 94% Match Rate for Categorical Positions



MARCH 2011
Feature:

All Internal Medicine Fellowships Receive Maximum Continuing Accreditation of 5 Years



FEBRUARY 2011
Feature:

Continuing Education Unveils New User-Friendly Features



JANUARY 2011
Feature:

Baystate's Radiology Residents and Faculty Recognized at Radiological Society of North America's Annual Meeting



2010


DECEMBER 2010
Feature:

Benjamin Liptzin MD, Chair, Department of Psychiatry, Awarded 2010 Weinberg Family Prize



NOVEMBER 2010
Feature:

Baystate Medical Center Awarded $6.7 Million in HRSA Grants

BMC Received 2 of 5 Primary Care Residency Expansion Grants Awarded in Massachusetts



SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2010
Feature:

Center for Quality of Care Research Investigators Awarded 2 Grants From the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality



AUGUST 2010
Feature:

ResearchMatch: New Recruitment Tool Available Soon to Baystate Investigators



JULY 2010
Feature:

Baystate Human Research Protection Program Achieves Full Accreditation by the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs



JUNE 2010
Feature:

2010 Research Week: 11th Annual Showcase of Research at Baystate



MAY 2010
Feature:

TUSM Medical Students Choose Baystate for Their Third Year for 2010-2011



APRIL 2010
Feature:

2010 Match: BMC Has 100% Match Rate for Categorical Positions



MARCH 2010
Feature:

Two New Books From Baystate Authors: No Good Deed by Lewis Cohen and Demystifying Factor Analysis by Garry Welch



FEBRUARY 2010
Feature:

REACH Launches New International Health Travel Grants Program for Residents and Fellows



JANUARY 2010
Feature:

Baystate Physician Spouses Association a Welcome Addition



2009


DECEMBER 2009
Feature:

35th Anniversary Celebration of Baystate Medical Center's Affiliation with Tufts University School of Medicine



NOVEMBER 2009
Feature:

Thomas B. Higgins MD, MBA, Chief of Critical Care Medicine Division, Awarded 2009 Weinberg Family Prize



OCTOBER 2009
Feature:

Baystate Applies for Human Research Protection Program Accreditation



SEPTEMBER 2009
Feature:

Research Community Busy Preparing for IRBNet Launch on September 8



AUGUST 2009
Feature:

Pharmacy Receives Initial Accreditation



JULY 2009
Feature:

Baystate's 102 New Residents and Fellows Started July 1

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JUNE 2009
Feature:

Internal Medicine's Educational Innovation Program Working Group Keeping Baystate at Forefront of Medical Education

"Rapid Resident Cycling" Poster Wins Award for Programmatic Innovation at APDIM Spring Conference



MAY 2009
Feature:

Education Faculty Development's Inaugural Year Receives High Marks



APRIL 2009
Feature:

The Match: BMC Has 93% Match Rate for Categorical Positions

New Psychiatry Residency Positions 100% Filled



MARCH 2009
Feature:

Lewis Cohen MD, Department of Psychiatry, Receives 2008 TUSM Distinguished Faculty Award



FEBRUARY 2009
Feature:

Baystate's Longitudinal Curriculum for Third-Year TUSM Students Melds Innovation and Tradition



JANUARY 2009
Feature:

Holiday Party's Celebration of Diversity Benefits Baystate Children's Hospital



2008


DECEMBER 2008
Feature:

Jay S. Steingrub MD, Department of Medicine's Vice Chair for Research, Awarded 2008 Weinberg Family Prize



NOVEMBER 2008
Feature:

Baystate Surgery-Chamberlain Group Surgery Training System Awarded the John Adams Innovations Institute Regional Priority Grant

Wedding Physical Model to Curriculum is a Breakthrough in Surgical Residency Training



OCTOBER 2008
Feature:

Residents and Fellows Comprise Inaugural Class of Spanish Language Education Course

10-Week Course Aims to Improve Communication With a Growing Spanish-Speaking Community



SEPTEMBER 2008
Feature:

2008 Summer Student Scholar Program a Success for Both Students and Mentors



AUGUST 2008
Feature:

Grand Opening for Baystate Medical Center's Renovated Simulation Center and Goldberg Surgical Skills Lab
4,000 Square Foot Facility Is Nearly Triple Its Former Size



JULY 2008
Feature:

Gladys Fernandez MD, Manager of Baystate Simulation Center, Wins 2007- 08 Zucker Clinical Teaching Prize for Innovation



JUNE 2008
Feature:

9th Annual Research Week Features 89 Posters
Del Blank, Emergency Medicine Research Coordinator, First Winner of New Outstanding Achievements in Clinical Research Award



MAY 2008
Feature:

Lewis Cohen, MD, Recipient of Guggenheim Fellowship and Rockefeller Scholarly Bellagio Residency Award



APRIL 2008
Feature:

BMC Has 100% Success in 2008 Categorical Residency Match

28, 737 Appplicants Makes It the Largest Match Ever



MARCH 2008
Feature:

Critical Care Medicine Fellowship Set to Start in July 2008

The 2-Year Fellowship Program Will Accept 1-2 Fellows Each Year



FEBRUARY 2008
Feature:

Two Baystate Residency Programs Selected as Beta Test Sites for ACGME Learning Portfolio

The Obstetrics & Gynecology and Medicine Residencies Will Start in Early 2008



JANUARY 2008
Feature:

Rukshana Cader MD, Third-Year Medicine Resident, Appointed Chair of the American Geriatrics Society Resident Special Interest Group

Goals Focus on Increasing Resident Exposure to Geriatrics, Including Establishment of New AGS Chapters



2007


DECEMBER 2007
Feature:

Raquel Belforti DO, Internal Medicine Resident, Receives Johns Hopkins University's Housestaff GIM Research Award

Project Studied Impact of Simulation Training on Residents' Confidence Levels


NOVEMBER 2007
Feature:

Richard Brown MD, Chief of Infectious Disease Division in the Department of Medicine, Awarded 2007 Weinberg Prize

Honored for His Achievements During 31 Year Career at Baystate


OCTOBER 2007
Feature:
Michael Rothberg MD, Department of Medicine Clinician Investigator, Joins Editorial Board of the Journal of General Internal Medicine



SEPTEMBER 2007
Feature:
Proposed New Psychiatry Residency Program Moves Ahead

Recruitment Will Begin in Fall of 2008 for July 2009 Enrollment



AUGUST 2007
Feature:
Sabha Ganai MD, Surgery Resident, Earns PhD from UMass Amherst

First Person to Complete PhD Program While a Resident at Baystate Medical Center



JULY 2007
Feature:
Baystate Simulation Center Achieves National Accreditation as an Education Institute

8th Annual Celebration of Resident & Fellow Research Featured 76 Posters

JUNE 2007
Feature:
Baystate Medical Center's Research Week 2007

8th Annual Celebration of Resident & Fellow Research Featured 76 Posters

MAY 2007

Feature:
Dr. John O'Reilly is Awarded the Zucker Clinical Teaching Prize for His Educational Innovations
He is Described as a "Friend" to Both Faculty & Students

APRIL2007
Feature:
Introducing Baystate Medical Center's New Residents and Fellows for 2007 - 2008

MARCH 2007
Feature:
The Geography of Just About Everything:

The Health Geographics Program Maps the Rectum, Disaster Footprints, Truck Routes and More

FEBRUARY 2007
Feature:
Pay for Performance:
Latest Buzz in Quality Improvement

JANUARY 2007
Feature:
Summer Scholars Program at Baystate:

Students Contribute to Faculty Mentors' Research Projects



2006


DECEMBER 2006
Feature:
The Future is Now - Electronic Grant Submissions

NOVEMBER 2006
Feature:
Barbara W. Stechenberg, MD Awarded Weinberg Prize

OCTOBER 2006
Feature:
It Takes a Team: Sharing the Caring

SEPTEMBER 2006
Feature:
A New Era of Pathology Residency Education

AUGUST 2006
Feature:
Doris Duke Award Recipient's Research Focuses on Cost-Effectiveness

JULY 2006
Feature:
BMC Resident and Fellows Provide Leadership at Annual American Geriatric Society Meeting

 


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