Murray A. Mittleman
Primary Faculty

Murray A. Mittleman

Professor of Epidemiology


Other Positions

Faculty Affiliate in the Department of Environmental Health

Environmental Health

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Program Director of the MPH Degree at the Harvard Chan School


Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health



Marijuana doesn't appear to harm kidneys

Researchers did not find a link between moderate marijuana use and kidney disease, according to a new study led by Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. “Our research provides some reassuring evidence suggesting that there is no…

Eating chocolate may decrease risk of irregular heartbeat

For immediate release: May 23, 2017 Boston, MA – Consuming moderate amounts of chocolate was associated with significantly lower risk of being diagnosed with atrial fibrillation (AF)—a common and dangerous type of irregular heartbeat—in a large study of…

Binge drinking linked with higher heart attack risk

People who binge drink are 72% more likely to have a heart attack than those who don’t, according to a new study from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Researchers looked at interview data from nearly 4,000…

Alumni return to campus for annual weekend

November 5, 2014 —Nearly 200 Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) alumni returned to the School on October 24–25 to reconnect with former classmates, network, and learn more about current research in public health. This year’s symposium focused…