Magazine Archives

A century of powerful ideas

[Fall 2013 Centennial issue] A quick summary of some of the ways HSPH has changed our lives Overcoming polio HSPH’s Thomas Weller shared the…

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Harvard Public Health: Spring 2013

In this issue Guns & Suicide: The Hidden Toll In the U.S., nearly twice as many people kill themselves with a firearm each year…

Dean’s message: Health and headlines

[ Spring 2013 ] As this issue of Harvard Public Health confirms, public health rings loud and clear in the daily news. And virtually every story…

Spring 2013 Frontlines

[ Spring 2013 ] Quick updates about the latest public health news from across the School and beyond. HSPH cracks secrets of the malaria…

Guns & Suicide: The Hidden Toll

[ Spring 2013 ] Special Report by Madeline Drexler, Editor, Harvard Public Health There’s a gas station maybe a five-minute drive away from us, and the…

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Q&A: The science of irrationality

[ Spring 2013 ] Why we act against our own best interests Human beings act irrationally. This long-established observation, corroborated now by the burgeoning field of…

Infographic: Global burden of disease

[ Spring 2013 ] Our work is working… The past two decades have seen major progress in global health, according to the latest Global…

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A man with a plan

[ Spring 2013 ] “Do I look like a man with a plan?” The slender young man with the radiant smile is mimicking a line from…