Partners Healthcare is always looking for volunteers to participate in their clinical trials. These research studies are performed at various Partners affiliates and locations, including Spaulding Rehabilitation and Newton-Wellesly, Massachusetts General and Brigham and Women's Hospitals.
You can view the current volunteer opportunities and learn more, or subscribe to receive weekly updates to your inbox here.
At the Lown Cardiovascular Group, we encourage our patients to stay informed about their health and to be empowered to make the best possible medical decisions for themselves. Harvard Medical School publishes a series called Healthbeat that sends information relevant to your health concerns right to your email inbox (subscribe here). They recently put out an article addressing common misconceptions about seeking end-of-life care and the importance of advance planning for the future while you are healthy.
This article reviews some central themes of the Lown Cardiovascular Group's initiative, The Good Life Project (headed by Drs. Dara Lee Lewis and Charles Blatt, and NP Kristian Bakken). TGLP was created with the intent...