There is a such thing as a free meal
We want to creates spaces for healthcare professionals and trainees to (1) create meaningful relationships with others in their field and (2) dialogue about how faith in Jesus relates to the practice of healthcare. To that end we host a dinner, discussion, and fellowship gathering on the third Friday of every month.
Meetings are usually at Harvard Medical School, JBM Lounge in Vanderbilt Hall, from 6:30-8:30pm, unless otherwise indicated. Childcare is provided and RSVP is appreciated (see below). Here are our upcoming meetings and speakers:
May 19: John Knight MD(Associate in Medicine at Boston Children's Hospital, with research in adolescent substance abuse). Dr. Knight will be discussing his work at the Center for Adolescent Substance Abuse Research.
June 16: No BHF this month
July 21: Carolyn Stickney MD (Assistant Medical Director, Intensive Medical Care Unit, Boston Children's Hospital). Carolyn will be sharing about her mission work at Tenwek Hospital in Kenya.
August 18: Barbeque at 17 Wigglesworth St.
September 15: Stephen Ko MD, MA, MPH, MDIV (Research Assistant Professor in Global Health, Boston University) Dr. Ko will be sharing about his public health work around the world, specifically with the disease Hepatitis C.
October 20: Janice Bell Meisenhelder, D.N.Sc., R.N. (Professor of Nursing, Emmanuel College) Dr. Meisenhelder will be sharing about how to work through grief and loss, both personally and professionally with a Christian perspective.
November 17: Benjamin Warf, MD (Director, Neonatal and Congenital Anomaly Neurosurgery, Boston Children's)
December 15: Christmas Party!!!
January 19: TBA
February 16-18: Winter Retreat
March 16: TBA
April 20: Carrie Tibbles, MD (Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Attending Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, BIDMC)