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Recent Coverage of HMS in the News
November 16, 2014

Dennis Rosen, assistant professor of pediatrics at Boston Children's Hospital, authored this article offering strategies to prevent the risk of miscommunication and get the most out of appointments with doctors.

November 15, 2014

Stephen Soumerai, professor of population medicine at Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, co-authored this opinion piece about the Affordable Care Act.

November 14, 2014

The $750-million capital campaign for Harvard Medical School (HMS) kicked off with a gala dinner at the Boston Park Plaza hotel on Thursday evening, November 13. Jeffrey S. Flier, dean of the faculty of medicine at Harvard University, is quoted.

November 14, 2014

Maung Zarni, lecturer on global health and social medicine, authored this opinion piece about President Barack Obama's visit to Myanmar.

November 14, 2014

On April 15, 2013, two homemade pressure-cooker bombs exploded within seconds of each other near the finish line of the Boston Marathon.In addition to the unmistakable physical injuries, including limb damage and limb loss, many victims learned that ear damage and hearing loss were among the tragedy's lingering effects. Alicia Quesnel, instructor in otology and laryngology at Massachusetts Eye and Ear, is one of the study's senior authors.

November 13, 2014

Jeremy Nobel, lecturer on global health and social medicine, participated in a television interview about business and health care in the U.S.

November 13, 2014

Harvard Medical School is halfway toward its goal of raising $750 million in its piece of the ongoing University-wide capital campaign, the school announced Thursday afternoon. The campaign’s four priorities include better educating students and increasing student financial aid; understanding and curing disease by supporting biomedical informatics, therapeutic science, and other fields; improving health systems through increased focus on global health, health care systems, and primary care; and providing flexible funding for health research and change. Jeffrey S. Flier, dean of the faculty of medicine at Harvard University, is quoted.

November 12, 2014

With tight budgets, corporate sponsorships are a crucial source of funding that make exhibits possible for all kinds of museums. Museums wrestle with how prominently to put the names of corporate donors in these displays. Susan Linn, instructor in psychiatry at Boston Children's Hospital, is quoted.


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