May 26, 2021 –Reducing certain air pollutants in the U.S. by small amounts would prevent thousands of early deaths each year among elders, according … Continue reading “Stronger air pollution standards in U.S. would have significant public health benefits”
May 25, 2021—Edward Chouchani, assistant professor at Harvard Medical School, is the 2021 recipient of the Armen H. Tashjian Jr. Award for Excellence in … Continue reading “Edward Chouchani receives 2021 Armen H. Tashjian Jr. Award”
Will Koh’s childhood interest in the origins of the food on his plate has taken him from an apprenticeship at a whole-animal butcher shop to a position he started in January as a scientist on the nutrition, health, and food safety team at Impossible Foods.
Austin Marshall, MPH ’21, wants to be a physician-advocate for the LGBTQ+ community. He also sings Indian classical music, competes in esports, and fixes iPhones.
When Black Americans push themselves to work harder in response to the constraints of structural racism, it can take a toll on their bodies, according to Duke University professor emeritus Sherman James.
Sneha Dutta, PhD ’21, wants to understand why individuals age differently and if there’s a way to counter old age’s harmful effects May 18, … Continue reading “Aging matters”
In a year marked by the collective trauma of the COVID-19 pandemic, and increased public reckoning around racism in the U.S., the 2021 Health Equity and Leadership (HEAL) Conference at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health kicked off with a call to reimagine what it means to practice public health.
You’re listening to a press conference from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health with Vish Viswanath, director of the India Research … Continue reading “Coronavirus (COVID-19): Press Conference with Vish Viswanath, 05/12/21”
May 12, 2021 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently announced that it will take steps to ban menthol cigarettes. Three Harvard … Continue reading “Perspectives: Why a national ban on menthol cigarettes is the right choice”
You’re listening to a press conference from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health with Evan Benjamin, associate professor in the Department of … Continue reading “Coronavirus (COVID-19): Press Conference with Evan Benjamin, 05/07/21”