October 21, 2019 – Health policy expert Benjamin Sommers of Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health has been elected to the National Academy … Continue reading “Benjamin Sommers elected to National Academy of Medicine”
October 21, 2019 – The Department of Genetics and Complex Diseases at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health has officially changed its name … Continue reading “Introducing the Department of Molecular Metabolism”
October 21, 2019 –For public health practitioners, malaria is a daunting foe. More than 200 million people become sick with it annually, and more … Continue reading “Can the world eradicate malaria by 2050?”
Women who were more socially integrated at around age 60 were living longer and were more likely to reach age 85 or older.
October 11, 2019 – PEPFAR—the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief—has saved millions of lives and prevented millions of HIV infections since its launch … Continue reading “Marking 15+ years of a program that saved millions”
Researchers looked back on successes in food and nutrition policy over the past half century and ahead toward solutions for a healthier, more equitable, and more sustainable food system.
October 10, 2019 – Dentist Hitesh Tolani came from an immigrant family that spent years trying to achieve legal status in the U.S.—which they … Continue reading “In public health, you can ‘do well and do good at the same time’”
About 140 Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health alumni returned to the School for Alumni Weekend.
October 8, 2019 – In 2011, a massive earthquake struck off the coast of eastern Japan in 2011 and triggered devastating tsunami waves. Roughly … Continue reading “Social connections boost resilience among elderly after disaster”
October 8, 2019 – A biostatistician who has helped bring numerous lifesaving drugs to market is the recipient of the 2019 Lagakos Distinguished Alumni … Continue reading “Fong Wang Clow receives 2019 Lagakos Distinguished Alumni Award”