How Can You Support Neuroendocrine and Pituitary Research?
The Neuroendocrine and Pituitary Tumor Clinical Center at the Massachusetts General Hospital is unique in the number of talented scientists who have the opportunity to work in direct contact with clinicians in a leading medical center. The MGH Neuroendocrine and Pituitary Tumor Clinical Center is renowned for treatment of disorders affecting the endocrine function of the hypothalamus and pituitary gland and has one of the largest research programs in this area in the world. Areas of special expertise include:
- Pituitary Tumors, Prolactin Disorders,
- Cushing's Syndrome
- Neuroendocrine Effects of Radiation Therapy
- Hypopituitarism and Hormone Replacement
- Effects of Ptuitary Diorders on Oteoporosis Risk, and
- The Diagnosis and Treatment of GH deficiency
The goal of MGH Neuroendocrine and Pituitary Tumor Clinical Center is to develop and implement innovative therapies that will benefit people with neuroendocrine and pituitary disorders. The unique multi-disciplinary structure of the MGH Neuroendocrine and Pituitary Tumor Clinical Center has helped make our center a recognized leader in this field since it's inception in 1985. Our work enables innovative approaches and treatment to come from investigators directly into clinical care. Our research funding comes almost entirely from NIH, foundation grants, and Industrial support. This support is targeted for specific projects, without funds for new innovative pilot studies or educational programs. Flexible funds to foster new ideas are critically needed. Many exciting research findings in the laboratory can lead to the development of new therapies. Your support can make a critical difference in the development of such therapies.
How You Can Help
Donations to the Neuroendocrine Educational and
Training Fund may be sent to the MGH Development
Office, Massachusetts General Hospital, 100 Charles
River Plaza, Suite 600, Boston, MA 02114-2792, (phone
You may also make a gift through the MGH
Giving website. When making
a gift on line, indicate the designation as "Other,
MGH Neuroendocrine Educational and Training Fund."