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Anthony Covarrubias, PhD '15

A bold pathway in life—and biology

[ Winter 2015 ] Anthony Covarrubias, PhD ’15, grew up in a working-class neighborhood in South Los Angeles. While celebrities in sports cars whizzed…

Dean Julio Frenk

Harvard’s public health moment

[ Winter 2015 ] The act of generosity that renamed our School this past September is an astonishingly bold gesture. The unsolicited $350 million…

Jessica Cohen, assistant professor in the Department of Global Health and Population

Public healthonomics

[ Winter 2015 ] Assistant Professor Jessica Cohen is bringing a behavioral economics perspective to public health interventions in Africa. Here’s the thing, says…

Anthony Cortese, SD '76

Living green

[ Winter 2015 ] On a clear day, the air outside Anthony Cortese’s office in downtown Boston is filled with the unmistakable smell of…

Winter 2015 frontlines

[ Winter 2015 ] Quick updates about the latest public health news from across the School and beyond. First prize for flu forecasting A…

Is butter really back? story cover image

Harvard Public Health: Fall 2014

In this issue Is butter really back? Scientists debate the risks and benefits of certain dietary fats–but agree on what makes a healthy diet. What’s…

Fall 2014 frontlines

[ Fall 2014 ] Quick updates about the latest public health news from across the School and beyond.  Is climate change a nutrition disaster?…