Policy and Industry

Policy and Industry

covid vaccine vaccination pop up event in Boston school
June 28, 2021

By hearing stories of people in underserved neighborhoods, researchers hope to understand and help overcome longstanding barriers to healthcare access.

newborn baby skin to skin contact with mother in hospital
June 29, 2021

BMC experts testified in support of eliminating the requirement to report abuse and neglect for babies born with neonatal opioid withdrawal syndrome.

blue hill ave mattapan fairmount corridor mbta station
June 15, 2021

Boston hospitals and organizations join forces to drive employment and housing programs in the city's most underserved neighborhoods with a focus on sustainable solutions.

covid clinical trial for remdesivir treatment in a vial
June 8, 2021

The toll of COVID-19 on people of color shows how crucial it is to overcome obstacles to inclusion in medical research. A new focus on telehealth is one path.

pregnant woman housing eviction with boxes outside her home
May 25, 2021

Stopping housing evictions of pregnant women and addressing inequities that lead to them could improve newborn health, leading to lifelong and intergenerational benefits.