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Making the connections between science, public health and policy

HST MEMP PhD students attended the AIMBE’s Public Policy Institute for Rising Leaders, held in the spring, which gave participants a deeper understanding of how public policy shapes biomedical engineering Harvard-MIT Health Science and Technology (HST) program students who participated in the spring session of the Public Policy Institute for…

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Four researchers with MIT ties earn Schmidt Science Fellowships

International award supports early-career scientists and engineers, including from IMES and HST, as they pursue interdisciplinary works. Four researchers with MIT ties — Juncal Arbelaiz, Xiangkun (Elvis) Cao, Sandya Subramanian, and Hannah Zlotnick ’17 — have been honored with competitive Schmidt Science Fellowships. Created in 2017, the fellows program aims…

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Personal and family health struggles shaped HST MD grad Sam Finlayson

Finlayson will soon begin a medical residency in Pediatrics and Clinical Genetics at Seattle Children’s Hospital and the University of Washington Sam Finlayson’s path to becoming a medical professional grew out of a series of health struggles—his own, as well as that of a beloved family member. “My interest in…

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