Partners in Excellence Award
Agata Litra, Medical Assistant in the Massachusetts General Hospital Neuroendocrine and Pituitary Tumor Clinical Center, has been awarded a Partners in Excellence Award.
This award was bestowed on Ms. Litra because of her exceptional commitment to patient care. Ms. Litra is indispensable in the delivery of the highest quality care to our patients, who come from all over the country and world to our tertiary care pituitary center. She does everything she possibly can to help our patients directly and to aid physicians in taking care of Center patients, from greeting patients with warmth and compassion to tracking down lab results from laboratories outside MGH. Ms. Litra is key to the high quality care that the Center is able to provide, and we congratulate her on this extremely well-deserved award.
The Neuroendocrine and Pituitary Tumor Clinical Center Welcomes Drs. Laura Dichtel and Melanie Schorr.
Dr. Laura Dichtel earned her medical degree at the Yale University School of Medicine and then completed her residency training at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and fellowship in endocrinology at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). At MGH, Dr. Dichtel sees patients with pituitary and neuroendocrine disorders. In addition, Dr. Dichtel is an attending physician on the inpatient consult service, teaches medical students and residents, and performs clinical research in the Neuroendocrine Unit.
Dr. Melanie Schorr completed her medical degree at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and was an internal medicine resident at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Her endocrinology fellowship was conducted at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). Dr. Schorr sees patients with pituitary and neuroendocrine disorders at the Neuroendocrine and Pituitary Tumor Center at MGH. In addition, she is involved with inpatient consultations, teaching and conducting clinical research studies.
ZERVAS LECTURESHIP: 2017
“Topics in Growth Hormone Deficiency”
18th Annual Nicholas T. Zervas, MD Lectureship at the Massachusetts General Hospital will be held:
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at Noon Hour
Historic Ether Dome (Bulfinch 4)
Speaker: Laurence Katznelson, M.D., Associate Dean of Graduate Medical Education, Professor of Neurosurgery and Medicine (Endocrinology and Metabolism), Medical Director, Pituitary Center, Stanford School of Medicine - Stanford, CA
For further information call Philip at 617-726-3870.
CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY: 2018
Massachusetts General Hospital - Harvard Medical School Continuing Medical Education Postgraduate Course Clinical Endocrinology 2018
Saturday March 24 through Wednesday March 28, 2018, The Fairmont Copley Plaza, Boston, Massachusetts
Held for over 40 years, this course provides a comprehensive update on screening, diagnosis and management in clinical endocrinology The faculty consists of staff endocrinologists at the Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School as well as nationally-renowned guest lecturers, all selected for their teaching and clinical skills. A comprehensive syllabus is provided.
For additional information contact: Harvard Medical School Department of Continuing Education
By mail: Harvard MED-CME, P.O. Box 825, Boston, MA 02117-0825
By telephone: 617-384-8600
Registration and Program information are available at Harvard Medical School CME