Best of Bowdoin Newsletter March 2017


Note from the Executive Director

Dear Friends,

As I reflect on over three decades leading the Bowdoin Street Health Center, I am filled with joy at this amazing opportunity I have had. I came in 1981, knowing nothing about health care but deeply committed to community-based change. I convinced our board and Carney Hospital that I could learn and lead and I was given a chance. Read more...

Celebrating Adela Margules

Best of Bowdoin - Feature

“Adela has done so much for this community. I know I speak on behalf of many seniors when I say that her diverse wellness programs have changed people’s health, and their lives. We really appreciate her.” 
-Irvin Paul (pictured second from right), BSHC patient. Read more... 

Community Health Update

Community Health Update- Crocheted Hats

Throughout her career, Adela’s unwavering commitment to supporting patient needs has inspired countless others to do the same, each in their own unique way. Read more... 

Donor's Circle

A message from Ron O’Hanley 
President & Chief Executive Officer, State Street Global Advisors 
Vice Chairman, State Street Corporation  Read more...


Contact Information

Bowdoin Street Health Center
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
230 Bowdoin Street
Dorchester, MA 02122
617.754.0100 
617.754.0230 or 617.754.0220
Bowdoinstreethealth@bidmc.harvard.edu