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Last modified: March 15, 2013, 8:25 PM
Brigham and Women's Hospital is a 732 bed non-profit teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School and a founding member of Partners Healthcare System, an integrated healthcare delivery network. Internationally recognized as a leading academic health-care institute, BWH is committed to excellence in patient care, medical research, and the training and education of health-care professionals. The hospital's preeminence in all aspects of clinical care is coupled with its strength in medical research. A leading recipient of research grants from the National Institutes of Health, BWH conducts internationally acclaimed clinical, basic and epidemiological studies.