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Who We Are

COBTH represents 12 teaching hospitals  in the Greater Boston area. Learn more about who we are and what we do here. 

The Conference of Boston Teaching Hospitals is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting the full mission of Boston’s teaching hospitals:

  • Providing world-renowned clinical care,

  • Training the next generation of physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals,

  • Discovering and advancing new treatments and cures, and

  • Responding to the public health needs of our community.

Long COVID afflicts kids too. Here's what we know so far.

June 30, 2021

National Geographic

So far, no studies have documented the rate in the U.S., something Alicia Johnston, a pediatric infectious disease clinician at Boston Children’s Hospital, attributes to everyone’s early focus on older adults.

What is an Atypical Mole?

June 30, 2021

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Insight

Atypical moles are irregular moles that can appear anywhere on the body. They are more commonly found on people with fair skin, as well as those with many freckles and moles on the body (more than 50).

The Climate Crisis Is A Public Health Crisis

June 30, 2021

NPR

A recent study published in Nature found that 37 percent of heat-related deaths are due to climate change. Dr. Renee Salas is seeing this in the emergency room of Massachusetts General Hospital.