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Ellie Starr

Philanthropic impact: Campaign update

[ Fall 2014 ] On October 25, 2013, HSPH publicly launched the Campaign for Harvard School of Public Health, and Campaign co-chair Jonathan Lavine…

A camp in Burma

An equal exchange

[ Fall 2014 ] HSPH pairs with refugee public health students to create a healthier Burma The thatched bamboo huts sprawling up the side of…

John Quackenbush

Big data’s big visionary

[ Fall 2014 ] As cholera swept through London in the mid-19th century, a physician named John Snow painstakingly drew a paper map indicating…

Angela Diaz

A survivor’s empathy

[ Fall 2014 ] HSPH alumna’s immigrant journey inspires career transforming teens’ health. Angela Diaz, MPH ’02, knows what it’s like to overcome nearly impossible…

Spring 2014 Harvard Public Health cover image

Harvard Public Health: Spring 2014

In this issue Failing Economy—Failing Health It is five years since the Great Recession officially came to an end. Will the long-term damage to…

Dean Julio Frenk

Dean’s message: Questions of scale

[ Spring 2014 ] In science, we often talk about scalability: Can an idea or program or technical innovation that has solved a problem…

Spring 2014 Frontlines

[ Spring 2014 ] Quick updates about the latest public health news from across the School and beyond. Widowhood can be dangerous to your health The…

Dariush Mozaffarian

Off the cuff: The $1.50 difference

[ Spring 2014 ] Dariush Mozzafarian, Associate Professor in the Department of Epidemiology In a recent study, you found that the cost per person of a…