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Atul Gawande, professor of health policy and management

Little lists, big impact

[ Winter 2013 ] If health care workers use simple checklists during critical moments of care such as surgery and childbirth, they can greatly reduce death…

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Harvard Public Health: Fall 2012

In this issue Public health and the U.S. economy How the next U.S. president can stack the deck in favor of people’s health and…

pheconomycards

Public health and the U.S. economy

[ Fall 2012 ] How the next U.S. president can stack the deck in favor of people’s health and wealth in 2013 With the…

Dean’s message: Health and wealth

[ Fall 2012 ] The cover story in this issue of Harvard Public Health explores one of the most complicated intersections in policymaking: the…

Fall 2012 frontlines

[ Fall 2012 ] Quick updates about the latest public health news from across the School and beyond. HSPH Raises a Healthy Cup to…

Winston Hide, associate professor of bioinformatics and computational biology

Off the cuff: Starting a revolution

[ Fall 2012 ] In May 2012, you resigned from the editorial board of Genomics, protesting the exorbitant subscription fees that scientific journals charge. Researchers and institutions…

Doug Dockery

Prevailing winds

[ Fall 2012 ] A decades-long fight to bring clean air standards in line with environmental health science offers lessons for today. On a…