Joseph Brain, Cecil K. and Philip Drinker Professor of Environmental Physiology at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, spoke about his new book, The Education of Alice Hamilton.
More than 30 faculty members affiliated with Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health have been named among the world’s most influential researchers over the past decade. The annual list of Highly Cited Researchers from the Web of Science Group includes faculty…
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health welcomed nine new faculty members for the fall semester.
At only 5 foot 3 inches, Alice Hamilton may have seemed innocuous in her dark tweeds, but as she sought in the early 20th century to assess the health of workers in factories that produced lead, explosives, coal, and noxious dyes, she…
Michael Mina, assistant professor of epidemiology at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, is a recipient of an NIH Director’s Early Independence Award.
A new study finds that pro football players appear to be at an elevated risk of death compared to pro baseball players. We’ll explore the factors that may be driving this.
In this week’s episode we explore what it means for people to flourish, how we can measure it, and ways to help reach a state where all aspects of their life are good.
Faculty appointments and promotions, awards and honors, and books
David R. Williams, Florence and Laura Norman Professor of Public Health, and chair of the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and professor of African and African American studies and sociology at Harvard University,…
In this week's podcast we speak with Gökhan Hotamışlıgil, a scientist who is working to understand the basic biology of some of the world’s most prevalent diseases.