Thoughts from the Dean

Dean's Blog

Thoughts from Barbara J. McNeil, HMS Acting Dean

Welcome to the Dean’s Corner, where the dean regularly shares thoughts and views on topical issues important to the practice of medicine, to medical education and to the lively, vital world of biomedical research. Posts prior to August 1, 2016, were authored by former HMS Dean Jeffrey S. Flier.

February 3, 2015

Dimensions exhibit portraits reflect the essence of our community

January 14, 2015

Announcing new HMS Department of Biomedical Informatics

December 9, 2014

Data on most influential biomedical researchers show HMS has the edge

November 14, 2014

'At Harvard we ask questions that will often mean the difference between life and death.'

September 12, 2014

The academic year ahead holds great promise as we pursue exciting new initiatives. 

June 11, 2014

Should physicians manage their own diagnosis and treatment?