Some noteworthy recognition and developments. Congratulations to all.
Paul Solman and team won an Emmy this week for outstanding coverage of a current business news story for "Faces Behind the Numbers," a duo of pieces on U.S. unemployment. This series included the story about the “share economy” with interviews of people at of the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center staff.
E-Patient Dave deBronkart and BIDMC's Dr. Danny Sands were were included in this year's list of "20 People Who Make Healthcare Better" in Health Leaders magazine. Dave writes about it here on his blog.
The Journal of Clinical Oncology (JCO) announced that BIDMC's Stephen A. Cannistra, MD, will become Editor-in-Chief of JCO effective May 2011. This was the result of an international search by American Society of Clinical Oncology. The JCO is the most highly regarded oncology specialty journal in the world.
Academic Medicine, the Journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges, published an insightful article about the development of the Center for Quality and Safety at Massachusetts General Hospital.
Facebook now has almost the same number of unique visitors as Google and Yahoo.