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.

April 22, 2020

The Importance of Combating Fake News in the Age of COVID-19

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As editor of the Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, Ellen Carr, MSN ’88, says it’s more important than ever during the COVID-19 pandemic for patients to trust the science-based knowledge of nurses and other health care professionals.

April 17, 2020

Poster Presentations in the Age of Zoom

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Speech-language pathology students use Zoom to present posters of literature reviews or mock research studies, a method that gave them a taste of a scientific conference.

April 15, 2020

The Sounds of Silence

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Sarah Gendreau, SLP ’14, is helping to support Mass. General nurses communicate with COVID-19 patients using non-verbal techniques and tools that minimize the chances of spreading the disease.

April 13, 2020

COVID-19 Questions Answered, One Call at a Time

Photo shows Raquel in front of her computer at the call center.

Raquel Reynolds, an assistant professor of nursing, has fielded inquiries from patients, nurse practitioners, and physicians while working the Partners COVID-19 Nurse Triage Call Center.



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.