HST MEMP grad Claudia Varela sees both dance and bioengineering as tools for social change

Varela is interested in creating medical devices that will help us study and address healthcare disparities Claudia Varela’s journey to the Harvard-MIT Health Sciences and Technology (HST) program began when, as an undergraduate at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), she came across an email promoting training in biomedical…

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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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Professor Collin Stultz named co-director of HST, and associate director of IMES

Stultz will leverage his research into machine learning and computer science, as well as his role as a practicing cardiologist Collin M. Stultz, MD, PhD, the Nina T. and Robert H. Rubin Professor in Medical Engineering and Science, has been named co-director of the Harvard-MIT Program in Health Sciences and…

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