Awards & Recognition

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  • George Maxted, MD Receives Aisner Award for Excellence in Teaching Physical Diagnosis


    Dr. George Maxted is co-winner of the 2015-2016 Mark Aisner, MD Award for Excellence in Teaching Physical Diagnosis . This prestigious award was established in 1988 by former students, colleagues, patients and friends of Mark Aisner, MD, a distinguished Tufts School of Medicine (TUSM) course director for physical diagnosis from 1946-1977. Recipients of this award mirror Dr. Aisner’s career as a respected educator, researcher and clinical practitioner. The award is intended to enhance the teaching of phys...

  • CHA Recognized as Outstanding Member by Mass Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy (MIRA)


    CHA has always been committed to the well being of refugees and immigrants. We work in partnership with the Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy (MIRA) to ensure their healthy integration into the communities we serve. This year, MIRA recognized us as an Outstanding Member at their annual “Our Shared Table” event.   CHA and the MIRA Coalition recently established a 30-member Foreign-Trained Health Professionals Working Group that meets monthly at CHA to explore problems, causes and solutions...

  • Humanism in Medicine Award – Arnold Gold Foundation: Cambridge Health Alliance


    Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA), a Harvard-affiliated community health system, was honored at the Golden Thread Gala, which weaves together science and the human side of health care. At the event, held on October 27th at the WGBH studios in Boston, the Arnold P. Gold Foundation presented CHA with its Humanism in Medicine Award for providing cutting-edge, compassionate care to diverse communities in the Boston metropolitan area.

  • Radiology Services Nationally Accredited by ACR


    Most people need radiology services several times throughout their lives. Whether you are being evaluated for a broken bone or require more sophisticated services like magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), it’s important to receive care from a nationally accredited radiology service. Cambridge Health Alliance’s Radiology Services continue to be leaders in providing excellent patient care. We are nationally accredited by the American College of Radiology in CT, MRI, Ultrasound, Breast Ultrasound, Sterotactic ...

  • 2016 Family Medicine Educator of the Year - Mass. Academy of Family Physicians: Honor MacNaughton, MD


    Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA) physician Honor MacNaughton, MD, has won the 2016 Family Medicine Educator of the Year award presented by the Massachusetts Academy of Family Physicians (MassAFP). The award recognizes exemplary clinical teaching of medical students in the specialty of family medicine.

  • Howard Shaffer, MD – Lifetime Research Award


    Dr. Howard Shaffer, Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and the Director of CHA's Division on Addictions, received the Lifetime Research Award from the National Council on Problem Gambling at the 29th National Conference on Problem Gambling. The award honors a person for exceptional long-standing achievement in research on problem gambling. Dr. Shaffer serves as principal or co-principal investigator on many government, foundation and industry sponsored research projects around th...

  • Harvard Medical School Awards received by CHA faculty


    HMS Dean’s Community Service Award (6) Charles McCabe Faculty Prize for Excellence in Teaching (4) A Clifford Barger Excellence in Mentoring Award (4) Harold Amos Diversity Award (3) Cynthia N. Kettyle Award for Excellence in Psychiatry Teaching (2) Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award Joseph B. Martin Leadership Award for the Advancement of Women Faculty Young Mentor Award Excellence in Tutoring Award

  • Edward Khantzian, MD: Lifetime Achievement Award


    Edward Khantzian , MD, a professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and founder of our Department of Psychiatry , has been awarded the 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Massachusetts Psychiatric Society . This is an extraordinary honor for Dr. Khantzian and for the entire Psychiatry Department at CHA.

  • 2016 Reducing Health Disparities Award – Mass. Medical Society: Marie-Louise Jean-Baptiste, MD


    Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA) physician Marie-Louise Jean-Baptiste, MD, has won the Reducing Health Disparities Award presented by the Massachusetts Medical Society (MMS).The award recognizes an individual who has made exceptional contributions to reducing health disparities due to race, socioeconomic status, age, education, or sexual orientation.

  • 2015 EMS Nurse of the Year - Boston Region: Margaret Buckley, RN


    Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA) nurse Margaret Buckley, RN, has been named the EMS Nurse of the Year by the Metropolitan Boston Emergency Medical Services Council. The award, which honors a nurse who has contributed in a significant way to the development of EMS skills, efforts and education within the greater Boston region, was recently presented at the fifteenth annual EMS awards ceremony at American Legion Post 440 in Newton, Mass.