In the News

2014


September 2, 2014
Communitywide Approaches to Aging  - Leadership
Features Newton-Wellesley's Partnership with Newton at Home 

August 25, 2014
What's the Difference Between Vascular Dementia and Alzheimer's  - The Boston Globe
Features Avi Almozlino, MD, chief of Neurology

August 19, 2014
More Parents Nixing Anti-Bleeding Shots for Their Newborns - Scientific American
Features Clay Jones, MD, pediatrician at Newton-Wellesley Hospital

August 13, 2014
Newton-Wellesley to Host Men's Health Fair and Car Show  - Wellesley Townsman
Features September 21 car show and health fair info

July 9, 2014
Planning Under Way for Hospital's Fifth Annual HopeWalks  - Wellesley Townsman
Features Joan Archer, vice-president of Development at Newton-Wellesley Hospital

July 3, 2014
Alumni Q&A: Hospital Safety Administrator Charlotte Roy  - Corner of College and Allen
Features Charlotte Roy, Hospital Safety Officer/Emergency Management Coordinator

June 29, 2014
Newton-Wellesley Hospital Receives Greenhealth Award - Wellesley Townsman
Features the Hospital's recognition for environmental best practices

June 21, 2014
Dr. Sean Rockett on How Surgery Will Affect Embiid - Comcast SportsNet New England
Features Sean Rockett, MD, orthopedist at Newton-Wellesley

June 20, 2014

Top Docs Q&A: Keith Isaacson - Boston magazine
Features Keith Isaacson, MD, director of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery

June 18, 2014
Learning a Second Language May Delay Dementia - NewTV
Features Avi Almozlino, MD, chief of Neurology

May 29, 2014
Newton-Wellesley Hospital Gala Raises $1.2 MillionNewton TAB
Features Newton-Wellesley Charitable Foundation’s 15th Annual Gala

May 23, 2014
How to Reduce Infant Security System False Alarms - Campus Safety Magazine
Features David Corbin, director of Public Safety

May 22, 2014
Record-Breaking $1.2 Million Raised at Gala - Wellesley Townsman
Features Joan Archer, vice-president of Development at Newton-Wellesley Hospital

May 15, 2014
Pathology and Metaplastic Breast Cancer Q&A - Metaplastic Breast Cancer Blog
Features Michael Misialek, MD, associate chair of Pathology 

May 7, 2014
Dr. Hubert Caplan Receives Top Honor - Wellesley Townsman
Features rheumatologist Hubert Caplan, MD

April 29, 2014
Volunteers, Makeshift Emergency Room Saved Lives - WGBH
Features ED charge nurse Laurie Andersen, PCN, RN

April 16, 2014
Nurse Remembers Boston Bombing - CTV News Channel
Features operating room nurse Betty Sparks, RN

April 11, 2014
Importance of Talking to Kids About Boston Marathon Bombings - NECN
Features child and adolescent psychiatrist Susan Swick, MD

April 3, 2014

Hospital Offering Free Post-Marathon Clinic for Runners - Boston magazine
Features Newton-Wellesley running clinics

April 1, 2014
Breast Density: How Breast Imagers Put Notification and Screening Into Practice - Radiology Today
Features Alan Semine, MD, Chief of Breast Imaging

March 27, 2014
Removing the Suicide Taboo - WCVB Boston, ABC affiliate
Features child and adolescent psychiatrist Susan Swick, MD, on teen suicides

March 25, 2014
Newton Physician Dr. Khan Honored as 2014 Community Clinician of the Year - IndUS Business Journal
Features Nasir Khan, MD, psychiatrist at Newton-Wellesley

March 19, 2014
Newton-Wellesley Hospital to Host Health Fair Sunday - Newton TAB
Features Newton-Wellesley Hospital Ambulatory Care Center

February 25, 2014
Newton-Wellesley to Hold Free Screenings for RunnersNewton Tab
Features Newton-Wellesley running clinics

February 18, 2014
A Breakthrough in a Disease That No One Likes to Talk About - The New Yorker
Features Keith Isaacson, MD, director of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery

February 15, 2014
Teen Suicide Looks Contagious - The Boston Globe
Features child and adolescent psychiatrist Susan Swick, MD, on teen suicides

February 12, 2014
Newton Parents, Community Leaders Seek Answers After Suicides  - CommonHealth - WBUR.org
Features child and adolescent psychiatrist Susan Swick, MD, on teen suicides

February 12, 2014

Newton Searches for Answers After Suicides - Newton Patch
Features child and adolescent psychiatrist Susan Swick, MD

February 8, 2014
Alec Meleger Named Spine Services DirectorNewton TAB
Features Alec Meleger, MD, director, Interventional Spine Services

February 5, 2014
Inflammatory Protein Players in Endometriosis - GenomeWeb Daily News
Features Center for Minimally Invasive Gynecological Surgery

February 1, 2014
Who The Health Knows: Why Does My Stomach Growl? - Upwave
Features gastroenterologist Laurence Bailen, MD


2013

December 29, 2013
Dover Doctor Helps Ethiopian Girl Change Her Life - The Boston Globe
Features anesthesiologist James Alpers, MD 

November 27, 2013
Watson Taking the Lead at Newton-Wellesley Hospital - Newton TAB
Features Kerry Watson, new President of Newton-Wellesley Hospital

November 20, 2013
Creating a 21st Century Cancer Center - DOTmed.com
Features Jeffrey Wisch, MD, Vernon Cancer Center, Newton-Wellesley Hospital

November 19, 2013
Surgeons Back Funding for Care Analysis - BostonGlobe.com

November 12, 2013
Newton-Wellesley Hospital to Host Community Forum on Adolescents... - Boston.com
Features Newton-Wellesley forum on mental health issues

November 6, 2013
PACT Program - CNN
Features Pappas PACT (Parenting At a Challenging Time) Program at the Vernon Cancer

October 29, 2013
3D Mammography (tomosynthesis) - Wellesley Townsman
Features Newton-Wellesley's new 3D Mammography technology

October 19, 2013
Newton-Wellesley Hospital Presents Girls Night Out - Wicked Local
Features a Celebration of Women's Health at the Newton Marriott

October 18, 2013
Wellesley Kiwanis presents The Great Pumpkin Race - Wicked Local
Features event benefitting the Hospital.

October 2, 2013
Newton-Wellesley Deploys Sensors - Healthcare IT News
Features Jessie Munn, associate chief nurse of medical surgical nursing

September 25, 2013
Newton Woman Battled Cancer, Now Raising Money for Treatment Center - Newton Patch
Features HopeWalks charity walk at Newton-Wellesley Hospital 

September 24, 2013
Fourth Annual HopeWalks Event on SundayBoston.com
Features HopeWalks event

September 13, 2013
EarlySense Monitoring System Improves Patient Comfort and Care - U.S.News & World Report
Features Jessie Munn, associate chief nurse of medical surgical nursing

September 13, 2013 
Newton-Wellesley Hospital to Present Running Workshops - Waltham News Tribune
Features Running Strong workshop

August 27, 2013
Dairy Industry Petitions FDA to Add Artificial Sweeteners to Milk- WCVB Boston, ABC affiliate
Features Ashley Bade, RD, LDN, pediatric dietitian
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August 18, 2013
Parish of the Messiah Donates Prayer Books to Newton-Wellesley Hospital - Newton Tab
Features Chaplains Office at Newton-Wellesley Hospital

August 7, 2013
The Unseen Pathologist: Why You Might Want To Meet Yours  - CommonHealth - WBUR.org
Features Michael Misialek, MD, associate chair of Pathology 

July 30, 2013
Run On - The Improper Bostonian
Features Betty Sparks, RN, operating room nurse, and her experiences during Marathon bombings

July 22, 2013
Fourth Annual HopeWalks Event to Benefit Vernon Cancer CenterBoston.com
Features HopeWalks charity walk at Newton-Wellesley Hospital 

July 22, 2013
Weston and Wayland Residents at Gala - The Marlborough Enterprise
Features photo gallery from Newton-Wellesley Charitable Foundation’s 14th Annual Gala

July 17, 2013
Did Newton-Wellesley Make U.S. News' Best Hospitals List?Newton Patch
Features Newton-Wellesley's ranking as No. 12 hospital in the state

July 11, 2013
Newton-Wellesley Hospital Has New President - The Wellesley Townsman
Features Kerry Watson, president of Newton-Wellesley Hospital

July 11, 2013
Newton-Wellesley Names Kerry Watson President - Newton TAB
Features Kerry Watson, president of Newton-Wellesley Hospital

June 24, 2013
Newton-Wellesley Hospital’s 14th Annual Gala raises $735,000 -
The Wellesley Townsman
Features 14th Annual Hospital Gala

June 20, 2013
Wellesley's Dr. Spielberg: From house call to High Tech - Wicked Local
Features an interview with Dr. Spielberg, MD


June 20, 2013
Boston Magazine's Top Doctors - 
Boston Magazine
Features Newton-Wellesley physicians highlighted by Boston Magazine


June 18, 2013
Weston Resident Named Community Clinician of the Year - The Weston Town Crier
Features pulmonologist Mohammed Reda, MD

April 1, 2013
Row 26.2 miles on Newton-Wellesley Hospital's ERG Marathon  - Boston.com
Features the 8th annual ERG Marathon for breast and ovarian cancer awareness


February 15, 2013
Helping Out Cancer Patients, One Meal at a Time - 
Boston Magazine, Hub Health
Features nutritionist Christina Chiu, MS, RD, LDN, Vernon Cancer Center

February 9, 2013
At Newton-Wellesley Hospital, 14 Babies Delivered During Nemo - Newton TAB
Features Hospital operations during blizzard of 2013

February 7, 2013
Mass. Telenursing Center to Aid Victims of Rape - Boston.com
Features
Massachusetts Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Telenursing Center

January 2, 2013
A Star is Born - Boston Herald
Features first Greater Boston child born in 2013 at Newton-Wellesley Hospital

January 1, 2013
Newton-Wellesley Hospital's First 2013 Baby Born 12:08 a.m.Newton Patch
Features first Greater Boston child born in 2013 at Newton-Wellesley Hospital

December 30, 2013
Newton-Wellesley's Breast Center Honored by American Cancer Society - Newton TAB
Features Claire Cronin, MD, clinical director of Auerbach Breast Center

2012

December 15, 2012
Explaining the Horrific - Tips on How to Talk to Children (pdf) - The Boston Globe
Features child and adolescent psychiatrist Susan Swick, MD, on the CT shootings

December 14, 2012
What Parents Should Tell Children About Newtown Shooting - WCVB Boston, ABC affiliate
Features child psychiatrist Susan Swick, MD

December 13, 2012
Needham Parents Welcome 12-12-12 Baby at Newton-Wellesley Needham Patch
Features Birth Story of 12-12-12 Baby at Newton-Wellesley Hospital

November 4, 2012
Newton-Wellesley Named to 2012 Top Places to Work List - The Boston Globe
Features 2012 List of Top Places to Work, including Newton-Wellesley

October 30, 2012
Newton Resident Honored by American Heart Association Newton Patch
Features Eileen Mullins, RN, quality and safety nurse specialist

October 26, 2012
Jet Lag Advice for the Pats in England - CommonHealth - WBUR.org
Features Aran Kadar, MD, co-director of the Sleep Center 

October 21, 2012

Q&A With Weston Doctor About 3D Mammography - The Wayland Town Crier
Features Alan Semine, MD, chief of Breast Imaging

October 5, 2012
Q&A with Rachelle LaMaster, Cancer Social Worker  - Newton TAB
Features Rachelle LaMaster, social worker, MSW, LCSW, Vernon Cancer Center

October 2, 2012
Wellesley to Launch New Healthy Living Website - Boston.com
Features Newton-Wellesley's partnership with HealthyWellesley.org website

September 27, 2012
Wellesley Cancer Survivor Gives Back - The Wellesley Townsman
Features Vernon Cancer Center

September 24, 2012
Newton Doctor Saves Life in Grand Canyon - Newton TAB
Features David Kieff, MD, Otolaryngology

September 24, 2012
Learn How to Improve the Outcome of a Stay in the Hospital - The Weston Town Crier
Features Ann Terranova, RN, Case Manager

July 28, 2012
Holliston Resident Named Interim COO at Newton-Wellesley - Holliston TAB
Features Elaine Bridge, RN, MBA, DNP, Interim COO, Newton-Wellesley

July 19, 2012
Jellinek Leaving Role as President of Newton-Wellesley Hospital - Newton TAB
Features Michael Jellinek, MD, past president, Newton-Wellesley Hospital

July 17, 2012
Newton-Wellesley Ranked No. 13 Locally by U.S. News & World Report Newton Patch
Features Newton-Wellesley's 2012 Ranking

July 17, 2012
Patrick Jordan Named Interim President of Newton-Wellesley Daily Times Chronicle
Features Patrick Jordan, Interim President, Newton-Wellesley Hospital

June 11, 2012
For Sake of Children, Stories of Trauma Must Be Told - The Boston Globe
Features Claudia Gold, MD, Pediatrics

June 8, 2012
Parenting Series Concludes at Newton-Wellesley - The Weston Town Crier
Features Claudia Gold, MD, Pediatrics

May 25, 2012
Waltham High School Students Visit Newton-Wellesley Hospital Waltham Patch
Features photo slideshow of Waltham High's visit to the Hospital

May 14, 2012
A Wayland Fish Story for A Good Cause Wayland Patch
Features info on Youth Derby raising money for the Vernon Cancer Center

May 9, 2012
Hospitals Still Lag in Staff Flu Shots - The Boston Globe
Features info on Newton-Wellesley having highest employee flu vaccine rate in Mass

May 3, 2012
NewTV Honors Volunteers, Local Stars at Annual Red Carpet Awards Newton Patch
Features Newton-Wellesley's Community Partner of the Year Award

May 2, 2012
Newton-Wellesley's Annual Gala Slated for May 12 - The Wellesley Townsman
Features Joan Archer, vice-president of Development at Newton-Wellesley Hospital

May 2, 2012
Wayland Youth Fishing Derby Raises Money for Local Cause Wayland Patch
Features info on Youth Derby raising money for the Vernon Cancer Center

May 1, 2012
Newton-Needham Restaurant Tasting Offers Plenty of Good Food - Boston.com
Features Don Mayo executive chef at Newton-Wellesley Hospital

April 23, 2012
Weston Residents Co-Chairing Newton-Wellesley Gala - The Weston Town Crier
Features info on the Newton-Wellesley Charitable Foundation's 13th Annual Gala

April 16, 2012
Hot Temps Force Boston Marathoners to Take It Slow - Associated Press
Features Garth Savidge, PT, DPT, OCS, physical therapist, Rehabilitation Services

April 1, 2012
Pounding the Pavement: How Shoe Evolution Changed the Marathon - MetroWest Daily News
Features Tim Mondale, PT, DPT, physical therapist, Rehabilitation Services

March 26, 2012
Newton Hospital Donates Money for Waltham Student Health Survey Waltham Patch
Features Michael Jellinek, MD, past president, Newton-Wellesley Hospital

March 19, 2012
Challenges Behind Prenatal Care - The Boston Globe
Features Jennifer Hume, genetic counselor at Newton-Wellesley Hospital

March 17, 2012
Newton-Wellesley Hospital Offers Free Injury Clinics After Marathon - MetroWest Daily News
Features Garth Savidge, PT, DPT, OCS, physical therapist, Rehabilitation Services

March 15, 2012
Newton-Wellesley Hospital Gearing Up for Boston Marathon Newton Patch
Features Garth Savidge, PT, DPT, OCS, physical therapist, Rehabilitation Services

February 10, 2012
Hospital Blogging About Boston Marathon Training Experiences - The Wellesley Townsman
Features Newton-Wellesley blog located at http://nwhmarathon.blogspot.com.

January 19, 2012
Expert: How to Talk to Kids About Newton Teacher Charged with Child Porn - Newton TAB
Features Michael Jellinek, MD, past president, Newton-Wellesley Hospital

January 15, 2012
Neighborhood Cancer Care - The Boston Globe
Features Jeffrey Wisch, MD, clinical director of the Vernon Cancer Center

2011

October 29, 2011
Newton-Wellesley Hospital Thinks Pink Newton Patch
Features Think Pink, a breast cancer detection and education event.

October 26, 2011
Mammogram Technology Will Find Cancers Earlier, Reduce Anxiety - The Wellesley Townsman
Features Alan Semine, MD, chief of Breast Imaging

October 25, 2011
A Look Back at 25 Years at Newton-Wellesley Hospital Newton Patch
Features the history of Newton-Wellesley Hospital.

October 4, 2011
Exercise Can Lower Cancer Recurrence, Mortality - WCVB Boston, ABC affiliate
Features Michael Lew, MD, chief of Infectious Diseases
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September 14, 2011
NWH Women's Imaging Center Asking Patients to 'Pay It Forward' - The Wellesley Townsman
Features Alan Semine, MD, chief of Breast Imaging

September 9, 2011
Newton Launches Online Health and Fitness Tool Newton Patch
Features new "Fivi" online platform located at https://newton.ma.fivi.com/

September 9, 2011
Feeling Lucky to Be Here - MetroWest Daily News
Features HopeWalks charity walk at Newton-Wellesley Hospital 

September 7, 2011
Waltham Woman Gets Moving with Newton-Wellesley Cancer Program Waltham News Tribune
Features Roxanne Babigian, PT, physical therapist at Newton-Wellesley Hospital

August 18, 2011
Registration Underway for Newton-Wellesley's HopeWalks - Boston.com
Features Joan Archer, vice-president of Development at Newton-Wellesley Hospital

July 26, 2011
Ronald McDonald House Charities Donates to Newton-Wellesley - The Wellesley Townsman
Features Joan Archer, vice-president of Development at Newton-Wellesley Hospital

July 25, 2011
Pregnant Question - The Boston Globe
Features Lori Wroble, MD, OB/GYN

July 14, 2011
Newton Person of the Week: Dr. Avi Almozlino - Newton TAB
Features Avi Almozlino, MD, chief of Neurology and Director of the Sleep Center

July 12, 2011
Concerns Rise About Other Tick-Borne Illnesses - WCVB Boston, ABC affiliate
Features Michael Lew, MD, chief of Infectious Diseases
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July 11, 2011
Newton-Wellesley's STAAR Initiative Aims to Reduce Avoidable Readmissions - Nurse.com
Features Cheryl Bardetti, RN, BSN, quality and safety RN specialist 

June 30, 2011
Newton-Wellesley Hospital Participates in Boston Health & Fitness Expo  Newton Patch
Features Newton-Wellesley Hospital's exhibit at the 2011 Partners Health & Fitness Expo 

June 22, 2011
Newton-Wellesley Hospital Gets Ranked No. 16 - MetroWest Daily News
Features Hospital's ranking in U.S. News Media & World Report's 2011-12 Best Hospitals

June 17, 2011
Local Resident Completes Nursing Executive Program - Holliston TAB
Features Elaine Bridge, RN, MBA, DNP, senior v.p. for patient care and chief nursing officer

June 16, 2011
Domestic Violence Incidents on the Rise - Cambridge Chronicle
Features Erin Miller, MPA, MPS, CASAC, Domestic Violence/Sexual Abuse Program

June 13, 2011
Rock Climbing and Hip Replacement Surgery - WHDH Boston, NBC affiliate
Features Daniel Snyder, MD, assistant director, Kaplan Joint Center
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May 17, 2011
Heading to the NWH ER? There's an App for That - Boston.com
Features Newton-Wellesley's new ER wait time app

April 20, 2011
Sore Marathoners Head to Newton-Wellesley Hospital Clinic - Boston.com
Features Garth Savidge, PT, DPT, OCS, Rehabilitation Services

April 19, 2011
Sherborn Teen Youngest-Ever To Win Volunteerism Award at NWH  Dover-Sherborn Patch
Features Kristy Berksza, inpatient life care specialist

April 18, 2011
Teen Privacy: When to Cross the Line - WebMD
Features Susan Swick, MD, MPH, director of Parenting At a Challenging Time (PACT)

April 14, 2011
Newton-Wellesley Hospital Participates in Boston Marathon - Newton TAB
Features Todd Abbott, MD, Pathology

April 14, 2011
Newton-Wellesley Hospital To Offer Free Post-Marathon Injury Clinic - The Wellesley Townsman
Features Garth Savidge, PT, DPT, OCS, physical therapist, Rehabilitation Services

March 19, 2011
Newton-Wellesley Hospital Launches New Medical Simulation Center  Newton Patch
Features Mark Hershey, MD, medical director of the SIM Center

March 7 , 2011
Fourth-Graders Raise Money for Newton-Wellesley HospitalWestwood Patch
Features Deerfield Elementary students who donated money to Newton-Wellesley.

March 3, 2011
A Second Chance At Life for Wellesley Man - The Wellesley Townsman
Features Gigi Girgis, MD, Neurology

February 8, 2011
Family Health Histories - ADVANCE for Nurses
Features Dana Dowd, RN, Auerbach Breast Center

January 24, 2011
Doctors Warn About Signs of Frostbite - WCVB Boston, ABC affiliate
Features Mark Lemons, MD, chairman of Emergency Medicine

January 5, 2011
Weight Loss Companies Introduce New Plans - WCVB Boston, ABC affiliate
Features Ashley Bade, RD, LDN, pediatric dietitian

January 3, 2011
Tips for a Better Diet in 2011 - The Daily Item
Features Linda S. Nikolakopoulos, RD, LD, Center for Weight Loss Surgery

January 2, 2011
Dover Couple Has First Child of 2011 at Newton-Wellesley Hospital Wellesley Patch
Features first baby born at Newton-Wellesley in 2011

 

2010

December 13, 2010
Newton-Wellesley Hospital in "Top Doctors" December Issue  Newton Patch
Features Michael Jellinek, MD, past president, Newton-Wellesley Hospital
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December 1, 2010
Senior Driving: Not Just an Age Thing Wellesley Patch
Features Debbie Kerrigan, occupational therapist 

November 17, 2010
New President of International Society of Hip Arthroscopy - Wayland Town Crier
Features Joseph McCarthy, MD, director of Kaplan Center for Joint Reconstruction Surgery

November 15, 2010
Partners HealthCare Program Helps Waltham Seniors Find Balance Waltham News Tribune
Features community benefit program sponsored by Partners HealthCare at Newton-Wellesley

November 15, 2010
Kiwanis Gets Toys Into the Hands of Teens Wellesley Patch
Features Sierra Schaefer-Spritz, child life specialist 

November 3, 2010
Striker Joins Growing List of Athletes Plagued by Concussions - WCVB Boston, ABC affiliate
Features Peter Warinner, MD, Neurology

October 28, 2010
Physician Answers Common Questions About Breast Cancer - The Wellesley Townsman
Features Alan Semine, MD, chief of Breast Imaging

October 25, 2010
Calcium Essential for Young and Old - The Daily Item
Features Linda S. Nikolakopoulos, RD, LD, Center for Weight Loss Surgery

October 23, 2010
Hospital Receives National Recognition for Exemplary Surgical Outcomes Newton Patch
Features Frederick Millham, MD, chair of Surgery

October 15, 2010
Mammograms Do Save Lives - Newton TAB
Features Alan Semine, MD, chief of Breast Imaging

October 15, 2010
Newton-Wellesley Posts ER Wait Times Online - MetroWest Daily News
Features Mark Lemons, MD, chairman of Emergency Medicine

October 15, 2010
Heading to the the ER? Check Your Smartphone First - Boston.com
Features Mark Lemons, MD, chairman of Emergency Medicine

October 2010
Thunder and Spiders and Monsters, Oh My! - Boston Parents Paper
Features Lori Gara-Matthews, MD, Pediatrics 

September 30, 2010
Wellesley Man is 13-Year Breast Cancer Survivor - The Wellesley Townsman
Features Timothy O'Connor, MD, chief of Hematology/Oncology

September 28, 2010
HopeWalks Benefit at Newton-Wellesley Draws 1,350 - Boston.com
Features Joan Archer, vice-president of Development at Newton-Wellesley Hospital

September 27, 2010
Mammogram Reminders from Newton-Wellesley Hospital - Boston.com
Features Alan Semine, MD, chief of Breast Imaging

September 16, 2010
Cancer Survivor Understands Why 'HopeWalks' is Important - The Wellesley Townsman
Features HopeWalks charity walk at Newton-Wellesley Hospital

September 7, 2010
Is Your Child the Bully or the Victim - WCVB Boston, ABC affiliate
Features Michael Jellinek, MD, past president, Newton-Wellesley Hospital
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August 25, 2010
Newton-Wellesley Hospital Hosting a Charity Walk - Boston.com
Features Joan Archer, vice-president of Development

August 20, 2010
Not Your Average Girls Night Out Needham Patch
Features Newton-Wellesley Hospital's Radiology Department  

August 17, 2010
Pharmacist Espouses Benefits of Probiotics - The Daily News Tribune
Features Richard Curtis, MD, chief of Gastroenterology   

August 16, 2010
Newton-Wellesley Hospital Lauded by U.S. News & World Report - Wellesley Patch
Features Joel Rubenstein, MD, chief of Cardiology

July 19, 2010
Standardized Training Sought for Hospital Medical Interpreters - MetroWest Daily News
Features Newton-Wellesley's Interpreter Services

July 18, 2010
Wellesley Residents Appointed to NWH Board of Overseers - The Wellesley Townsman
Features Newton-Wellesley's Board of Overseers

July 17, 2010
Partners Health & Fitness Expo a Huge Success - The Wellesley Townsman
Features Newton-Wellesley Hospital's exhibit at the 2010 Partners Health & Fitness Expo 

July 9, 2010
Doctors Warn Workers, Runners to Beware of Heat - The Daily News Tribune
Features Mark Lemons, MD, chairman of Emergency Medicine   

July 6, 2010
Residents on Newton-Wellesley Hospital's Board of Overseers - Wayland Town Crier
Features Newton-Wellesley's Board of Overseers

July 1, 2010
A Stroke of Luck - The Wellesley Townsman
Features Karen Dudich, MD, Neurology

June 18, 2010
DA's Training Links Domestic Violence, Animal Abuse - Boston.com
Features Erin Miller, MPA, MPS, CASAC, Domestic Violence/Sexual Abuse Program

June 17, 2010
Party of Six For Their Mammograms - Hometown Weekly
Features Alan Semine, MD, chief of Breast Imaging

June 9, 2010
Hospital Chief Offers Tips on Parenting Teens - Boston.com
Features Michael Jellinek, MD, past president, Newton-Wellesley Hospital

June 4, 2010
Issues Facing Teens Today - WHDH Boston, NBC affiliate
Features Michael Jellinek, MD, past president, Newton-Wellesley Hospital
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May 28, 2010
Achoo! Pollen Prominent This Season - MetroWest Daily News
Features Daniel Steinberg, MD, allergy and asthma specialist

May 20, 2010
Some Stand by Autism Diet Despite Latest Study - WBZ-TV Boston, CBS affiliate
Features Timothy Buie, MD, Pediatric Gastroenterology
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May 12, 2010
GMA's Sam Champion Has Skin Cancer Removed - WCVB Boston, ABC affiliate
Features David Jones, MD, Dermatology
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May 4, 2010
A Calm Oasis in a Time of Crisis - The Boston Globe
Features Newton-Wellesley's Sarah Gambee, RN

April 30, 2010
The Heartbeat of Health Care - The Boston Globe
Features Newton-Wellesley's Julie Sugrue Sullivan, RN, and Peggy Burke, RN

April 20, 2010
Resident Appointed to Medical Advisory Board - The Weston Town Crier
Features Alan Semine, MD, chief of Breast Imaging

April 16, 2010
Waltham Risk Behavior Study Funded by Newton-Wellesley Hospital - The Daily News Tribune
Features Michael Jellinek, MD, past president, Newton-Wellesley Hospital  

April 15, 2010
Newton-Wellesley to Offer Free Post-Boston Marathon Injury Clinic - The Wellesley Townsman
Features Jane Gruber, DPT, MS, OCS, director of Rehabilitation Services 

April 1, 2010
Resident Answers Boston's Challenge - The Lincoln Journal
Features Thomas Beatty, MD, chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology

March 25, 2010
Deciphering Baby's Cries - B.A.B.Y., publication of The Boston Parents' Paper
Features Mary Zentis, RN, Maternity Department

March 25, 2010
Planning Well Under Way for Newton-Wellesley Hospital's Gala - The Wellesley Townsman
Features Newton-Wellesley Hospital's Charitable Foundation

March 22, 2010
Allergy Experts: Get Ready to Sneeze, Sniffle - WCVB Boston, ABC affiliate
Features Alex Ray, MD, allergist at Newton-Wellesley Hospital
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March 21, 2010
Doctors Advise Runners to Ease Up in Weeks Before Big Race - MetroWest Daily News
Features Cody Weisbach, PT, DPT, Rehabilitation Services

March 15, 2010
Living With the Uncertainty of Multiple Sclerosis - MetroWest Daily News
Features Mary Beth Toran, MD, director of Multiple Sclerosis Clinic

March 10, 2010
Panel Urges New Look at Caesarean Guidelines - The New York Times
Features Alexander Hannenberg, MD, associate chair of Anesthesiology

March 8, 2010
Boston Marathon Injury Clinic Available - The Daily News Tribune
Features Jane Gruber, DPT, MS, OCS, director of Rehabilitation Services 

February 24, 2010
Finding Their Voices - ADVANCE for Nurses
Features Erin Miller, MPA, MPS, CASAC, Domestic Violence/Sexual Abuse Program

February 4, 2010
ER Specialist Sees Kindness Admist the Chaos - The Sun Chronicle
Features Jacquelyn Nally, RN, Emergency Services

January 31, 2010
Newton Doctor Mentors Surgeons in Nigeria - The Boston Globe
Features Keith Isaacson, MD, director of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery

January 12, 2010
MetroWest Docs Offer Less Invasive Hip Replacements - MetroWest Daily News
Features Daniel Snyder, MD, assistant director, Kaplan Joint Center

January 11, 2010
First Wellesley Baby Finally Arrives at Newton-Wellesley Hospital - The Wellesley Townsman
Features first Wellesley baby of the New Year born at Newton-Wellesley Hospital

January 11, 2010
The Beat Goes On - The Boston Globe
Features Newton-Wellesley Hospital's Cardiac Rehabilitation Program

January 3, 2010
Nurse Practitioner Says She Gets the Best of Two Worlds - The Boston Globe
Features Judy Walsh, nurse practitioner, Kaplan Joint Center

2009

December 21, 2009
Possible New Treatment for Disabling Hand Disease - WCVB Boston, ABC affiliate
Features Mark Belsky, MD, chief of Orthopedics
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December 19, 2009
Hospitals Change Policy on Maternity Visiting Hours - MetroWest Daily News
Features Virginia Prout, MSN, RN, Associate Chief Nurse, Psychiatry

December 16, 2009
Mammogram Tech Advocates for Cancer Detection Screening - Boston.com
Features Lisa Dimatteo, radiologic technician, Women's Imaging Center

December 15, 2009
Small Incision Surgery, Future of Gynecology in Nigeria, says Isaacson - Vanguard News
Features Keith Isaacson, MD, director of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery

December 9, 2009
When It's Time for Seniors to Stop Driving - MetroWest Daily News
Features Newton-Wellesley's Drive Safe Program

November 23, 2009
Why the New Mammography Recommendations Are Wrong - Newton TAB
Guest column features Alan Semine, MD, chief of Breast Imaging
Watch videos of Dr. Semine discussing the new guidelines

November 5, 2009
New Mammogram Advice Angers Some Women - MetroWest Daily News
Features Alan Semine, MD, chief of Breast Imaging

November 5, 2009
Crisis in the classroom - The Daily News Tribune
Features Newton-Wellesley-sponsored "Crisis in the Classroom" conference
Watch video from event

October 8, 2009
Nice View After the Surgery: Hospitals Ramp Up Amenities - The Boston Globe
Features Michael Jellinek, MD, past president, Newton-Wellesley Hospital

October 1, 2009
Advances Made with Digital Mammography - Milford Daily News
Features Alan Semine, MD, chief of Breast Imaging

October 1, 2009
Lexington Doctor Leads Cancer Fight - Lexington Minuteman
Features Claire Cronin, MD, clinical director of Auerbach Breast Center

September 19, 2009
Depression a Risk for Some Cancer Patients - MetroWest Daily News
Features Caroline Block, MD, director of Medical Oncology, Auerbach Breast Center

September 13, 2009
Movers and Shakers for Sep. 13, 2009 - MetroWest Daily News
Features Elaine Bridge, RN, MBA, DNP, senior v.p. for patient care and chief nursing officer

September 9, 2009
Newton-Wellesley Hospital to Open Cancer Center - Boston.com
Features The Joan and James Vernon Cancer Center at Newton-Wellesley

September 9, 2009
Newton-Wellesley to Open New Cancer Center - The Daily News Tribune
Features Vernon Cancer Center team members

September 2, 2009
Is Your Office Prepared for H1N1 - WCVB Boston, ABC affiliate
Features Leslie Selbovitz, MD, chief medical officer

September 1, 2009
Pharmacies Start Offering Seasonal Flu Shots - WCVB Boston, ABC affiliate
Features Michael Lew, MD, chief of Infectious Diseases

August 31, 2009
Back-to-School Spike in H1N1 Cases Expected - WCVB Boston, ABC affiliate
Features Leslie Selbovitz, MD, chief medical officer

August 20, 2009
Jellinek to Receive Award for Achievement in Child Development - The Wellesley Townsman
Features Michael Jellinek, MD, past president, Newton-Wellesley Hospital

August 20, 2009
Wellesley Hills Jr. Women's Club Donates to Vernon Cancer Center - The Wellesley Townsman
Features Newton-Wellesley Hospital's Charitable Foundation

August 16, 2009
Doctor of Philanthropy - The Boston Globe
Features Robert Danzinger, cofounder of Newton-Wellesley Hospital's Charitable Foundation

August 9, 2009
From Sonar to Mammograms - The Boston Globe
Features Alan Semine, MD, chief of Breast Imaging 

June 21, 2009
Patient Behavior Changes In Recession - The Daily News Tribune
Features Erica Johnson, MD, chief of General Internal Medicine 

June 12, 2009
Dr. Mark Drapkin Chosen to Serve as Howland Master Clinician - Brookline TAB
Features Mark Drapkin, MD, associate chief of Infectious Diseases

June 3, 2009
Kids Eating from Value Meals More Often - WCVB Boston, ABC affiliate
Features Ashley Bade, RD, LDN, pediatric dietitian

April 9, 2009

Crash Course: Cleanses are popular, but critics say they're unnecessary and could be harmful - The Boston Globe
Features Richard Curtis, MD, chief of Gastroenterology

April 4, 2009
Teens take to Boston Marathon challenge - MetroWest Daily News
Features Henry DeGroot, MD, orthopedic foot and ankle specialist

March 12, 2009
Recession Affecting Many People's Mental, Physical Health - MetroWest Daily News
Features Richard Curtis, MD, chief of Gastroenterology

March 8, 2009
Lactation Consultant Guides New Mothers - The Boston Globe
Features Donna Norris, RN, lactation consultant

February 17, 2009
Style Comes to Newton-Wellesley - Boston.com
Features Ellen Moloney, vice president of Outpatient Services

 

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