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Beyond scalpel and suture, surgeons rely on reflection, mentoring, and a penchant for tinkering

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Dean’s Report 2015–2016

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Dean's Corner

Farewell, But Not Goodbye

Jeffrey S. Flier shares his experience during 9 years as dean of Harvard Medical School.

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Acting Dean Named

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Barbara J. McNeil, the Ridley Watts Professor of Health Care Policy and Professor of Radiology, has been named acting dean of Harvard Medical School. Read more>> 


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