Advance care planning (ACP) may seem straightforward to some. However, for many people this is a challenging topic to discuss and a complex landscape to navigate.

If a physician has a substance use or mental health problem, it is in everyone’s interest — the physicians themselves, their patients and their families — for them to get treatment.

The bar for clinical trials involving children, by design, is set higher than it is for adults. Before a drug can be given to children in a Phase 1 trial, it must have already been tested in adults and shown some signals about its safety and clinical promise.

Sixth Annual MGH Public and Community Psychiatry Symposium
Wednesday, March 28
2:30pm - 5:00pm
Massachusetts General Hospital O’Keeffe Auditorium

Speaker:
Helena Hansen, MD, PhD

Although highly respected as a theoretical physicist for discovering the behavior of black holes and investigating the origin of the universe, Hawking leaves behind an

IVF malfuction

Two tank failures at fertility clinics in Ohio and California caused the possible loss of thousands of eggs and embryos, devastatin

In 1973 the American Psychiatric Association (APA) established the Goldwater Rule, which states "it is unethical for a psychiatrist to offer a professional opinion unless he or she has conducted an examination and has been granted proper authorization for such a statement."

Digital health encompasses a wide range of novel digital technologies related to health and medicine.

Join Dr. Robert Troug for a conversation with Elisabeth Reis, author of Bodies in Doubt: An American history of intersex

Traumatic Brain Injury

Join us for a special bioethics public forum on Thursday, February 22 at 12:30 p.m. with Dr.Joseph Fins on "Covert Consciousness and Civil Rights: Rethinking Old Presumptions about Brain Injury."