The Pandemic Pivot

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Faculty, staff, students and alumni in the greater IHP community are doing their part on the front lines, whether caring for patients, volunteering, improving existing techniques, and more. Below are examples of their thoughts and work.

Compassionate Caregiving Through the Screen

Dr. Margaret Brown, an assistant professor in the School of Nursing, was among the panelists at the November 16 Schwartz Educational Rounds.

A panel of IHP faculty and other health care professionals discussed the impact of telepractice on the client relationship and the ability to build empathic and compassionate connections with patients and families at the second Schwartz Rounds of the semester.

A Capstone Project for the Podcast Era

Eliza du Pont

For OTD student Eliza du Pont, creating the “Bridging the Gap” podcast to do her capstone project has proved to be an ear full of interviews and information focused on social participation after a person has experienced a neurological injury.

COVID, Kids, and Controlled Chaos

Photo of the Ruggiero family

For Kristine and Mike Ruggiero, balancing their roles as IHP faculty while raising four kids at home during the pandemic has been a balancing act.

The Pandemic Pivot

Shelby Lee Freed wears a face shield as she talks to someone through the window of a car

While the coronavirus pandemic has affected all aspects of the MGH Institute, the school has met this challenge and innovated in ways that will have a lasting impact on how students are educated.



Faculty, staff, students and alumni in the greater IHP community are doing their part on the front lines, whether caring for patients, volunteering, improving existing techniques, and more. Below are examples of their thoughts and work.