December 07, 2020

Newly Formed Advisory Council to Bolster MGH Institute

Peter Brown

The President’s Council will serve as a bridge between the President, the Board of Trustees, the IHP community, and the general public to help advance the school’s story and strengthen involvement in the communities it serves.

November 30, 2020

Nurse Practitioner-Physician Assistant Faculty Collaborate on New Textbook

Mike and Kristine Ruggiero hold copies of their new textbook.

Kristine and Mike Ruggiero had always talked about working together, but it wasn’t until an off-hand suggestion from a student that they found a way to do it: co-authoring Fast Facts Handbook for Pediatric Primary Care: A Guide for Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants .

November 11, 2020

Celebrating Our Veterans

American flag

The MGH Institute community is fortunate to have an impressive group of faculty, staff, and students who have served our country as members of the United States Uniformed Services.

November 18, 2020

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.

November 11, 2020

Helping Veterans a Noble Calling for IHP Graduate

David Topor

Dr. David Topor, HPEd ’13, has received the 2020 Worthen Innovator Award from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs for creating and hosting a webinar series that provides effective ways for health professions faculty to teach, supervise, and mentor health professional trainees at more than...

October 30, 2020

OT Faculty, Alumni, and Students Present at Conference


A record 20 presentations – nearly double the nearest OT program competitor – were made by faculty, alumni, and students from the Department of Occupational Therapy during the Massachusetts Association for Occupational Therapy’s annual conference, held virtually October 26-30.