When we describe this upcoming weekend as the biggest one of our year, we’re not exaggerating: we’ll welcome a record number of people—about 500 in total—to our Schweitzer Prize event and Schweitzer Leadership Conference on Friday and Saturday. The excitement will kick off tomorrow night, when we’ll present James (Jim) O’Connell, MD with the Schweitzer Prize for Humanitarianism. In 1985, … [Read more...] about Ready, Set, Go.
As today's Boston Business Journal reports, Rushika Fernandopulle, MD, MPP wants to reinvent primary care: 'What everyone else is trying to do is improve existing practices, making incremental improvements,' he said. 'We figured out that maybe what we need to do is start from scratch.' Fernandopulle is a Schweitzer Fellow for Life (Boston, 1993-94) and the CEO of Iora Health -- a startup that … [Read more...] about A Schweitzer Fellow Works to Reinvent Primary Care