Brigham and Women's Hospital

New England News
6:26 pm
Mon March 3, 2014

Health Summit Focuses On Gender Equality In Clinical Research

Credit http://www.brighamandwomens.org/Departments_and_Services/womenshealth/ConnorsCenter/Policy/summithome.aspx

Twenty years ago Congress passed legislation requiring women and minorities be included in medical trials supported by the National Institutes of Health. A group of health care specialists and lawmakers met for a summit in Boston today advocating for further sex-specific medical research.

Read more
North Country News
10:15 pm
Wed May 1, 2013

Vermont Woman Disfigured in Attack Reveals New Face

Left to right: Carmen Blandin Tarleton before the attack, after the lye attack, and after her face transplant.
Credit Brigham and Womens Hospital

A Vermont woman whose ex-husband doused her with industrial-strength lye in 2007, disfiguring her, has revealed her new face.

Read more