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Partners Neurology on Ice!

A group of us had a great time celebrating winter together by skating on Frog pond in the Boston Common!

In the news

Tracy Batchelor becomes the Chair of Neurology at BWH

After an international search, Dr. Tracy Batchelor has been named the successor to Dr. Martin Samuels as chair of Neurology at BWH. He is coming across town from MGH, where he was chief of the division of neuro-oncology. He is widely known for his formidable dedication and skill as a mentor, and he is devoted to seeing the residency continue to reach new heights!

The brave new world of medical ethics

Senior Resident Michael Young had the fantastic honor of giving Grand Rounds at Maine Medical Center on the topic of “Medical Ethics in the Era of eHealth.” His lecture examined some fascinating modern challenges that have accompanied the rise of social media, crowdfunding, and electronic medical records. The talk was a rousing success!

Bringing attention to disparate access to care

Resident Josh Budhu published a thoughtful reflection in the NY Daily News on the impact closing a hospital has on access to care in the local community.

New York Daily News article

Running for a great cause

Residents Sergi Martinez-Ramirez, Jackie Schulman, Mariel Kozberg, and Meabh O’Hare ran the B.A.A half marathon and raised thousands of dollars to support research on cerebral amyloid angiopathy at MGH! Way to go!!

Emily shows elementary students that neuroscience is cool!

Congratulations to senior resident Emily Ferenczi for being recognized for her AAN presentation about the experience of teaching neuroscience to local elementary students!

Marcelo is honored at the Center for Diversity and Inclusion Award Program

Congratulations to MGH attending Marcelo Matiello for receiving the Clinician-Teacher Development Award! Residents Jorge Torres and Josh Budhu are there to celebrate his accomplishments!

End-of-Summer BBQ!

We had a great time soaking in the sun at Larz Anderson Park! The food was delicious, and Frisbee and cornhole were a blast. Thank you to the social committee – Sarah Conway, Lauren Hammer, Mariel Kozberg, and Meabh O’Hare – for planning such a great event!

Our nerdiest wellness event yet!

We all enjoyed a great afternoon at the Santiago Ramon y Cajal exhibit of stunning neuroanatomical drawings. It was great to consider how many insights he made about how the brain functions by making such meticulous observations about its structure. And after the museum trip together, it was great to go out for dinner and drinks!