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Ronda Stryker and William JohnstonRonda Stryker and William Johnston pay it forward

$20 million gift advances global health research and education. Read more »


Jeff FlierBoard of Fellows fetes Flier with gift of $5.5M in his honor

$4 million will establish the Dorothy and Milton Flier Professorship in Biomedical Science at HMS. The remaining gift, totaling more than $1.5 million, establishes a scholarship fund, providing need-based financial aid to deserving MD students at HMS. Read more »


Henri and Belinda TermeerInsatiable curiosity drives Termeer gift

Henri A. and Belinda Termeer have given an additional $5 million to provide research support to early career investigators through the Harvard Program in Therapeutic Science. Read more »


Ed Hundert surrounded by studentsAlumni Fund upholds HMS traditions, fuels new ventures

Annual gifts to the Alumni Fund—which includes gifts of less than $100,000 from HMS alumni for any purpose—in fiscal year 2016 totaled nearly $4.2 million from 2,642 donors. Read more »


Hope Kohler, Wesley Curry, and Greg BazylewiczReunion reconnects alumni, inspires support

Graduates from classes ending in “1” and “6” raised more than $3.6 million in gifts of all types and sizes to help the School advance its priorities in education, discovery, service, and leadership. Read more »


Nancy and Richard MoskovitzMoskovitzes advance Alzheimer’s disease research

The Rick and Nancy Moskovitz Foundation provided initial funding to the Harvard NeuroDiscovery Center when the program was conceived in 2014 and has recently made an additional gift to propel its progress. Read more »


he Commonwealth Fund Mongan Fellowship in Minority Health Policy at the program’s 20th anniversary celebration Advancing minority health

The Commonwealth Fund has given more than $850,000 to HMS in 2016 to support the Mongan Fellowship. Since 1978, the foundation has given more than $21 million to HMS to support a number of programs and initiatives. Read more »


Ron Arky surrounded by studentsEndowing a legacy

Ron Arky, MD has been a generous philanthropic supporter of HMS. His most recent gift—a $1 million irrevocable bequest—commemorates his nearly three-decade tenure as advisory dean and director of the Francis Weld Peabody Society. Read more »


Wade HarperSetting the stage for discovery

Edward B. “Ned” Goodnow has given $500,000 to establish the ADAM10 Research Fund. Read more »


Jack TempletonFamily foundation memorializes distinguished HMS alumnus

Josephine “Pina” Templeton and her daughters made a $500,000 unrestricted gift to HMS in memory of the late John “Jack” M. Templeton Jr., MD ’68. Read more »


Herb KaufmanEmulating an attitude of encouragement

Through a $512,000 charitable gift annuity, Herbert Kaufman, MD ’56, and his wife, Maija, are helping to support HMS’s commitment to train the next generation of scientific leaders and medical healers. Read more »


The late Manfred L. Karnovsky, PhDBequest strengthens Karnovsky family legacy

Ann Karnovsky, AB ’52, EdM ’60, PhD ’73, and Manfred L. Karnovsky, PhD, were lifelong members and supporters of the Harvard community. Contributions from the Karnovsky estate further strengthened the family’s endowed fellowship fund and legacy at HMS. Read more »


Cynthia FisherSupporting collaboration

Cynthia A. Fisher, MBA ’90, is supporting Harvard Catalyst as part of a larger gift she made to the University in honor of her 25th Reunion at Harvard Business School. Read more »


Stella and Joel FreedmanImproving health care systems for all

Joel and Stella Freedman are giving $100,000 to support the HealthCare Markets and Regulation Lab. Read more »


Alice WeinerPersonal struggle propels novel Alzheimer’s research

In memory of his late wife, Alice Weiner, Arthur established a research fund at Harvard Medical School to advance the prevention and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease with a gift of $200,000. Read more »


Soozin WhiteMaking blindness a thing of the past

Soozin White has given $200,000 to Harvard Medical School through two deferred gift annuities to establish the Soozin White Research Fund in an effort to help end blindness. Read more »


Carmella KletjianPropelling the future of global surgery

Building upon its $4 million gift in 2015, the Steven C. and Carmella R. Kletjian Foundation has now given $100,000 to support the Program in Global Surgery and Social Change at HMS. Read more »


Mark McMahonAlumnus exemplifies the power of foresight and generosity

In celebration of his 30th Reunion earlier this year, Mark S. McMahon, MD ’86, set up his seventh DGA with a gift of $100,000. Collectively his gifts will provide vital unrestricted support. Read more »

The World Is Waiting: The Campaign for Harvard Medicine

Through this campaign, we will address the greatest health care challenges of our time to help people live longer, healthier lives. Learn more »

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