The Longwood Medical and Academic Area

The LMA is a workforce powerhouse for the city and state.

57,000 workers

29,000 students

2.3 million patients annually

$184 million in state payroll tax revenues annually

HAPPENINGS

  • Feb

    2020

    Temple Israel’s Shabbat of Environmental Justice with John Kerry

    Join the Honorable John Kerry at Temple Israel’s Shabbat of Environmental Justice on Friday, February 28 at 6:00pm. During his tenure as Secretary of State from 2013-2017, Kerry helped negotiate the Paris Climate Agreement and Iran Nuclear Deal. Following these accomplishments and his decades of political and diplomatic experience, former Secretary of State and Massachusetts senator John Kerry will speak about protecting the planet in the face of the climate crisis. Click the link at right for more details on the event.

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  • Feb

    2020

    Simmons Names Ninth President

    On February 6, Simmons University announced that Dr. Lynn Perry Wooten will be the University’s ninth president. She will take up her position on July 1, 2020 following the 12-year tenure of current president Helen Drinan. Most recently, Dr. Wooten served as the David J. Nolan Dean and Professor of Management and Organizations at the Cornell University Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management. For more information on Dr. Wooten, follow the link at right.

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  • Feb

    2020

    MASCO celebrates the career of its president Marilyn Swartz-Lloyd

    On the evening of January 15, MASCO celebrated President Marilyn Swartz-Lloyd. During her 16-year tenure at the helm of MASCO, Marilyn has skillfully leveraged the collective force of our 24 member organizations and worked collaboratively with city and state government leaders to make the LMA a better place to be and work.

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