Members of the HMS community are invited to visit the Transit Gallery to view a new exhibit, Beyond the Diagnosis, which features portraits of people with rare diseases by artists from around the world.
These works will be on display from Nov. 4 through Dec. 15. Please join us for the Artist Talk, featuring a conversation about the exhibit and rare diseases on November 12th, 4:00-5:00 p.m., Armenise Auditorium (HMS Quad). A reception in the Transit Gallery will follow.
An introduction will be provided by Jeffrey S. Flier, dean of Harvard Medical School and the HMS Caroline Shields Walker Professor of Medicine. Featured speakers include:
Patty Weltin, CEO and founder of the Rare Disease United Foundation
Rachel Ramoni, executive director of the Undiagnosed Diseases Network and assistant professor of oral health policy and epidemiology at HSDM
Jennifer Cahoon, visual artist
Matt Might, research associate in biomedical informatics at HMS, advisor to the Undiagnosed Diseases Network and father of a child with a rare disease
This event is sponsored by the HMS Office of Human Resources. Contact Tania Rodriguez for more information (email@example.com).