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Alumni Award of Merit Winners 2009

[Fall 2009] Scientific Pioneers, Inspirational Teachers Call them pioneers for delving into unexplored research areas. Call them conventional-wisdom busters for proving that common health…

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Harvard Public Health: Spring 2009

In this issue Society is his patient Recently HSPH’s new Dean, Julio Frenk, sat down with the Harvard Public Health Review to answer questions about his…

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Society is his patient

[ Spring 2009 ] Julio Frenk’s arrival in January as the seventh Dean of the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) was, in a sense, a…

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Obesity in China portends a diabetic disaster

[ Spring 2009 ] Like a runaway train, type 2 diabetes is speeding through many rapidly developing countries, including China. Could a seemingly simple change in diet—from white rice…