BWH was an innovation sponsor at the 2015 TEDMED conference which focused on how visionary physicians, researchers and performing artists are creating a healthier world. Several of the speakers featured have connections to BWH.
Brigham and Women's Health Care, led by Betsy Nabel, MD, was named among the top 13 highest scoring in innovations rolled out in 2014 by women-led companies in Massachusetts. 2015 Top 100 Women-led businesses in Massachusetts.
Researchers from BWH and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health have found that low-fat interventions were no more successful than higher-fat interventions in achieving and maintaining weight loss for periods longer than one year.