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Harvard researchers among the first to receive grant funding through BRAIN Initiative

New visualization software helps uncover cancer subtypes in big data

Quantitative tools dissect how two genes collaborate in flagging damaged mitochondria

Measuring price and quality as hospitals merge

$9.96 million Laura and John Arnold Foundation grant helps launch new Health Care Markets and Regulation Lab

HMS in the News

September 29, 2014

In the last few decades, the number of students choosing to supplement their M.D. degrees with others in different disciplines is climbing, and more schools have begun offering joint Ph.D., MPH, and MA programs. Sachin Jain, lecturer on health care policy; and Vinod Nambudiri and Alexi Nazem, both clinical fellows in medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, are quoted. Read the full article

September 29, 2014

Researchers argue in a recent report that Yelp can serve as an indicator of food poisoning outbreaks, and point to the food types that were the source of the bug. Elaine Nsoesie, research fellow in pediatrics at Boston Children’s Hospital, is quoted. John Brownstein, associate professor of pediatrics at Boston Children’s Hospital, is mentioned.Read the full article 

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