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Harvard Medical School Caps Off Capital Campaign with $789 Million

Harvard Medical School completed its capital campaign with $789 million raised, slightly exceeding its goal of $750 million.

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Harvard Study: 29 Percent of Opioid Prescriptions Come Without Pain Diagnosis

Nearly 30 percent of opioid prescriptions do not cite a pain-related diagnosis, a new Harvard Medical School and RAND Corporation study has found.

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Harvard Medical School

Harvard Medical School Does Not Plan to Go Tuition-Free Despite Example Set by NYU

The New York University School of Medicine generated national headlines and some glowing editorials when it announced over the summer that it planned to go tuition-free. Harvard, though, has no plans to follow suit.

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Harvard Medical School

Medical School Students Launch Opioid Epidemic Photojournalism Project

Medical School students unveiled a photo exhibit featuring stories of Boston-area individuals affected by the opioid epidemic.

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Harvard Medical School

Some Medical School Students Wary of Harvard's New Union

Some graduate students at Harvard Medical School remain uncertain of their place in Harvard's newly formed union—even expressing a desire to be excluded.

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Longwood Students Host 'Die-In' to Protest Police Brutality

Students in the Longwood Medical Area held a demonstration against police brutality Tuesday in response to the killing of Stephon Clark in Sacramento, Calif.

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Medical School Students Advocate for DACA in Open Letter

Four DACA recipients at the Medical School wrote an open letter last week calling on the nation to protect its undocumented students.

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Police Investigate Dead Body Found in Dental School Lab

A dead man’s body was found in a Harvard Dental School laboratory on Friday morning, spurring deployment of a hazardous material team.

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Harvard Profs, Faust Join March for Science

“We march because our future depends on the future of science," said University President Drew G. Faust.

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Longwood Students to Boycott Campus Cafeterias During HUDS Strike

As Harvard’s dining services workers​ prepare to begin their strike Wednesday, students on the University’s Longwood campus in Boston​ are planning their own demonstration.

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In Longwood, Medical Students Rally for HUDS

A crowd of Medical School students rallied Monday in support of the University’s dining services workers, who are threatening to strike.

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Med Students Deliver Petition to Mass Hall

The group of students planned to deliver the petition to University President Drew G Faust, whose office is located in Mass. Hall, but she was not there to accept the petition, according to Nelson Malone, one of the petition’s main organizers.

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Medical Students Petition Faust to Increase School’s Diversity

Harvard Medical School does not have a diverse enough student and faculty body, a group of Medical School students is charging in a petition they plan to deliver to University President Drew G. Faust.

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Harvard Will Submit Comments on Changes to Research Approval Process

The federal government proposed major reforms to the "Common Rule," which mandates approval from an institutional review board for research proposals involving the use of human subjects.

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NYC Health Commissioner Talks Racial Inequalities in Health

The commissioner of the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene argued that public health professionals have an important role to play in addressing systemic racial inequality.

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