Spring 2016


Also in this issue

  • Next Steps

    HMS graduates learn where they will undertake their training

    by Bobbie Collins

  • The “I” in TeamStudy

    App opens football players health study to general public

    by Sara Silvestro

  • Custom Fit

    Collaboration will seek treatments for rare diseases

    by Sara Silvestro

  • Tablet Apps

    Aspirin may protect against GI cancers

    by Sue McGreevey

  • Time Sensitive

    Better to wait between dosing of multiple cancer drugs?

    by Stephanie Dutchen

  • Digging Into the Root

    Mouse study gives insight on Alzheimer's

    by Nancy Fliesler

  • Neural Nudge

    Mechanism boosts neuron-to-neuron communication

    by Elizabeth Cooney

  • Genetic Calculus

    A review of A Doubter's Almanac

    by Elissa Ely

  • by Jeffrey S. Flier

    From the Dean

    Dean's letter to readers

    by Jeffrey S. Flier

  • BackStory

    Medical history from Countway Library

    by Susan Karcz

  • Five Questions

    A profile of Pedro Del Nido, pediatric surgeon

    by Susan Karcz

  • Taking a History

    A profile of Anthony Patton

    by Sara Silvestro

  • On Leaving Office

    Reflections on nearly a decade as leader of HMS

    by Jeffrey S. Flier

  • Community Connections

    Investigating neural networks

    by Stephanie Dutchen

  • portrait of Derek Stenquist

    Solid Underpinnings

    Albright award recipient eyes career as an orthopedic surgeon

    by Susan Karcz

  • Early Returns

    Progress for Medicare Shared Savings Program Slow

    Katherine Igoe

  • Cover Story

    From theme to ideation to design

    by Paul DiMattia