Brigham and Women's Hospital

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Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH, "The Brigham") is the second largest teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School and the largest hospital of the Longwood Medical and Academic Area in Boston, Massachusetts. Along with Massachusetts General Hospital, it is one of the two founding members of Partners HealthCare, the largest healthcare provider in Massachusetts. Brigham and Women's Hospital conducts the second largest hospital-based research program in the world, with an annual research budget of more than $630 million. Pioneering milestones at BWH include the world's first successful heart valve operation and the world's first solid organ transplant. Elizabeth Nabel is the current President of Brigham and Women's Hospital. In 2019, Brigham and Women's ranked thirteenth in the annual U.S. News & World Report hospital rankings. Brigham was listed as the number two hospital in Massachusetts and Greater Boston. The hospital ranked in eleven adult specialties. Wikipedia