In the News

Recent Coverage of HMS in the News
March 24, 2016

HMS is considering how to repurpose the Southborough campus.

March 24, 2016

Cases of measles and whooping cough are on the rise after being virtually eliminated in the U.S.—and a new study finds that anti-vax attitudes are to blame. Martin Hirsch (Mass General) is quoted. 

March 23, 2016

Sari Reisner (Boston Children's) led research finding that the rate of psychiatric disorders and substance dependence among transgender women is 1.7 to 3.6 times greater than among the general population.

March 23, 2016

A study of Boston men over nearly 80 years reaffirms traditional beliefs about the value of friends and family. Robert Waldinger (Mass General) is quoted. 

March 23, 2016

Classes that combine in-person discussions or clerkships with online learning can benefit medical students, experts say. Randall King (HMS) is quoted.  

March 23, 2016

Dhruv Khullar (Mass General) authored this piece about the causes of churning—cycling through different insurance plans—which leads to health and financial costs for individuals, states and insurance companies.

March 23, 2016

The public vigilance that immediately follows terrorist attacks, when people are on high alert for suspicious behavior, soon dissipates, according to a new study using data from the Boston Marathon bombings. Helen Farrell (Beth Israel Deaconess) is quoted. 

March 23, 2016

Roberta Herman (Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute) has been appointed executive director for the Group Insurance Commission.

Pages

Resources

Submit Photo Requests to HMS
To request photos from the HMS Office of Communications and External Relations, click here.

 

Tell us about your awards
Share news of your achievements with the larger HMS community, click here.

 

Book Reviews
If you are a faculty member who has published a book recently, click here.