BENEFITING: The MGH Institute of Health Professions, Inc.
EVENT: 2016 Boston Marathon
EVENT DATE: Apr 18, 2016
The MGH Institute of Health Professions is an innovative, interprofessional graduate school that prepares skilled health care specialists in:
- Communication Sciences and Disorders
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Physician Assistant Studies
Integrating classroom learning with research and clinical experience, the Institute grants doctoral degrees, master's degrees, awards certificates of advanced study, and offers continuing education to practicing professionals, as well as to baccalaureate-educated individuals entering health care from another field.
In addition, the Institute has created the Center for Interprofessional Studies and Innovation in which leaders in the health professions can collaborate with peers in other disciplines and forge a new model of health sciences education for the 21st century.
A graduate school founded by the world-renowned Massachusetts General Hospital, the Institute operates within Partners HealthCare offering unparalleled opportunities for students to learn and work alongside expert practitioners in a variety of hospital, clinical, and community settings.
With the majority of the faculty working as practicing clinicians, our curriculum provides a powerful integration of clinical and academic learning, aiding in the development of both critical thinking and leadership skills.
The MGH Institute seeks to meet the needs of society by providing skilled health care professionals who ultimately serve as leaders in their respective disciplines. The Institute is also committed to advancing interprofessional models of health professions education and health care delivery, and creating and applying new knowledge to improve the health outcomes of people throughout the world.
As an independent, interprofessional graduate school of health sciences, MGH Institute of Health Professions prepares health professionals and scientists to advance care for a diverse society through leadership in education, clinical practice, research, and community engagement.
MGH Institute of Health Professions will be preeminent in:
Educating graduates to be exemplary leaders in health care for a diverse society,
Advancing innovative models of health professions education to improve health and health care, and
Creating and translating knowledge to improve health through distinctive programs of research.
With your support, we can make the power of education for dedicated men and women a reality - and transform lives of the people through expert care and compassion. Support our Marathon Team today.
For more information, please visit www.mghihp.edu