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Recent Media Coverage

Boston Medical Center news, features, and physicians in local and national media.

Brownies and Refugees: A Partnership Begins to Take Root
Beacon Hill Times, April 22, 2016

Although some have not yet reached the age of nine, seventeen compassionate Brownies have taken a step far beyond most adults by reaching out to the more than 450 refugees who are annually welcomed into the Boston Center for Refugee Health & Human Rights at BMC.

Doctors Break Down the Real Reason for All Those Different Types of Sunscreen
SheKnows.com, April 20, 2016

Dr. Neelam A. Vashi, a dermatologist at BMC, spoke with SheKnows about the difference between facial and regular sunscreens, as sunny spring days can still cause sunburns.

8 Things You Don't Know About Gerd
Prevention.com, April 19, 2016

"Usually syptoms are brought on by certain things you eat and drink, including spicy foods, caffeine, tomatao-based sauces, and alcohol," said Dr. Hiran Fernando, chief of thoracic surgery at BMC.

Jake Gyllenhaal, Jeff Bauman Urge on Marathon Runners
The Boston Globe, April 18, 2016

Led by Team BMC Co-Captains‬ Jeff Bauman and ‪Jake Gyllenhaal, and thanks to John Hancock, 91 runners ran in support of BMC and its patients by raising $883,462 for BMC’s capital campaign, which includes the expansion and renovation of BMC’s Emergency Department.

Jeff Bauman, Jake Gyllenhaal Speak At Pre-Marathon Dinner
WBZ-TV Channel 4, April 17, 2016

‪Team BMC‬ celebrated and received words of encouragement from their‪ ‎Team BMC Co-Captains‬, Jeff Bauman and ‪Jake Gyllenhaal‬, at the annual Pasta Dinner, which was held at The Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel.

Father, Son Raise Thousands for Local Hospital after Marathon Bombings
WCVB Channel 5, April 17, 2016

JP's Team, a group of 26 runners on‪ ‎Team BMC‬, were recently featured on WCVB Channel 5 Boston and shared their inspiring story about why they run the Boston Marathon in honor of the hospital.

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Recent Press Releases

Official press releases issued by Boston Medical Center.

BMC Physician Receives 2016 ASAM Late-Breaking Abstract Award
April 27, 2016

Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine Appoint Minh Tam Truong, MBBS, BSc, Chief/Chair of Radiation Oncology
April 11, 2016

Jason Hall Named New Chief of Colon & Rectal Surgery at Boston Medical Center, Associate Professor of Surgery at Boston University School of Medicine
April 6, 2016

BMC Named ‘Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality’ Three Years in a Row
March 24, 2016

For more BMC press releases, please click to see our News Release Archive.

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