Magazine Archives

Catlin Powers and the SolSource cooker

A burning passion

[ Winter 2014 ] When Catlin Powers first stepped into a nomadic family’s canvas tent in the Chinese Himalayas, she was overpowered by the smell of…

Francesca Dominici

Secrets of sound health

[ Winter 2014 ] Growing up, Francesca Dominici lived about a mile from Ciampino Airport, the second busiest in Rome. As she remembers it,…

Fellowship celebration with Dean Frenk

2013 Events

[ Winter 2014 ] Fellowship Celebration April 10, 2013 The second annual HSPH Fellowship Celebration recognized individuals and organizations that have made gifts of $10,000 or…

Dean Julio Frenk

Dean’s message: Full circle

[Fall 2013 Centennial issue] This special issue of Harvard Public Health is devoted to the School’s first century. It is not meant to be…

Then and Now: We've come a long way

Infographic: Then and now

[Fall 2013 Centennial issue] We’ve come a long way since the Harvard-MIT School for Health Officers opened its doors in 1913. Have a look…

George Whipple, William Sedgwick, Milton Rosenau

The founders & deans of HSPH

[Fall 2013 Centennial issue] A century of leadership George Whipple, William Sedgwick, and Milton Rosenau Founders, 1913–1922 “This is a historic meeting, the beginning…

Martha May Eliot, former chair of the Department of Maternal and Child Health and first woman president of the American Public Health Association

First women

[Fall 2013 Centennial issue] First to admit women on the same basis as men In November 1913, the Harvard-MIT School for Health Officers became…