Brigham and Women's Hospital
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Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) is the second largest teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School and the largest hospital in the Longwood Medical Area in Boston, Massachusetts. Along with Massachusetts General Hospital, it is one of the two founding members of Mass General Brigham, the largest healthcare provider in Massachusetts. Robert Higgins, MD, MSHA serves as the hospital's current president.
|Brigham and Women's Hospital|
|Mass General Brigham|
|Location||75 Francis Street|
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
|Affiliated university||Harvard Medical School|
|Emergency department||Level I trauma center|
|Helipad||FAA LID: MA39|
|Lists||Hospitals in Massachusetts|
Brigham and Women's Hospital conducts the second largest (behind MGH) hospital-based research program in the world, with an annual research budget of more than $630 million. Pioneering achievements at BWH have included the world's first successful heart valve operation and the world's first solid organ transplant.
In the 2020 U.S. News & World Report hospital rankings, BWH was ranked second in Massachusetts (behind MGH) and twelfth nationally.