News and happenings at Harvard Medical School and its affiliates.


Scientists assemble basic biological phenomenon from scratch

Biomedical Informatics receives nearly $28 million for collaborative efforts

New grants fuel ambitious projects

Study finds guidelines are met inconsistently in hospital ERs

Ephemeral soap bubbles give clue to how cells take regular shape in tissues

HMS in the News

November 1, 2014

A new magnetic-stimulation machine shows promise for the immediate treatment of depression.  Michael Rohan, lecturer on psychiatry at McLean Hospital, led the research. Bruce Cohen, Robertson-Steele Professor of Psychiatry at McLean Hospital, is a senior author.

October 30, 2014

The number of medical malpractice claims paid on behalf of physicians has plummeted since 2002, according to a new study. Allen Kachalia, associate professor of medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital, is a co-author of the research.Read the full article 

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