Jenny is the associate director of media relations at Boston Medical Center and has more than 15 years of experience in healthcare communications and public relations.
June 10, 2021
Nursing homes must navigate the short-and long-term effects of their residents' isolation with programming, staffing, and encouraging in-person visits when safe.
April 15, 2021
To bring antiracism into nephrology and healthcare overall, we must reassess how inequities influence medical studies—instead of just biological fact.
April 8, 2021
Many providers feel ill-equipped to treat opioid use disorder with medications, like any other chronic disease. A new tool from BMC's OBAT program may help.
March 25, 2021
New research shows that pupillometry using an automated camera could improve treatment for opioid withdrawal symptoms and outcomes.
March 11, 2021
The unit provided a safe space for COVID-positive people experiencing homelessness to isolate while alleviating strain on the hospital.
February 10, 2021
The HIV outbreak impacting people who inject drugs has only escalated during the pandemic — here's how it's being addressed.
February 4, 2021
With a 400% increase in overdose deaths involving psychostimulants in Massachusetts over the last two decades, this study could be a game-changer.
December 2, 2020
Contact tracing can help stop the spread of communicable diseases — but public health officials should account for systemic inequities for it to be effective in the COVID-19 pandemic.
November 25, 2020
Opioid overdose deaths in youth increasingly involve cocaine and other substances rather than opioids alone, research finds.
November 24, 2020
The efficacy of treatment versus the prevalence of the condition in Black patients adds evidence to the pile that more diversity is needed in clinical trials.