Our thoughts and prayers are with Dr. Davidson’s family after the senseless tragedy that took place on Tuesday, January 20, 2015. Dr. Davidson, a cardiothoracic surgeon at Boston’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital was shot and later died of his injuries. The hospital released this statement:
“Dr. Davidson was a wonderful and inspiring cardiac surgeon who devoted his career to saving lives and improving the quality of life of every patient he cared for,” the hospital statement added. “It is truly devastating that his own life was taken in this horrible manner.”
We are truly saddened by these devastating events. Our heart care community has lost one of its heroes.
Swasey, Benjamin. Boston’s NPR news station. Accessed January 20, 2015