Message from Maddy Pearson, Senior Vice President of Clinical Services and Chief Nursing Officer

Maddy highlights uplifting stories about the impacts that staff make at the Brigham and beyond.

Nina Johnson-Letona

Nina Johnson-Letona, BSN, RN: Nurse and Neighbor

As a young girl in Honduras, Nina Johnson-Letona, BSN, RN, CNRN, dreamed of a profession where she could help others. “I didn’t have the opportunity to go to nursing school in Honduras, so I made it a priority to advance my education and become a nurse when I migrated to America,” she said.

Marc O’Meara

Five Ways to Stay Healthy with Good Nutrition as Pandemic Persists

As the pandemic continues into another season, many of us are balancing our work with additional responsibilities at home, such as helping children manage remote learning or new school schedules, caring for parents and other priorities.

Brigham nurses who volunteered in Shiprock recently gathered with NNMC nursing manager Scott, center. From left, Mallory-Anne Perron, Victoria Wroblewski, Stephanie Pretty and Ashleigh Golden. Photo courtesy of Stephanie Pretty.

Brigham Nurses Reflect on Volunteer Experiences in Shiprock

Between July and early October, 26 Brigham nurses and Emergency Services assistants volunteered with the Brigham and Women’s Outreach Program (BWOP), which has collaborated with the Navajo Area Indian Health Service (IHS) since 2009.

Maureen Keaty

Maureen Keaty, Radiation Oncology

The Brigham and Women’s Hospital community mourns the loss of Maureen Keaty, BSN, RN, of Radiation Oncology. She died Oct. 10.