New members with MIT ties elected to the National Academy of Medicine for 2021

National Academy of Medicine inductees,┬árecognized for contributions to medical sciences, health care, and public health, include two HST alums. The National Academy of Medicine (NAM) has announced the election of 100 new members for 2021, including two MIT faculty members and three additional Institute affiliates. Faculty honorees include Linda G….

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New surgery may enable better control of prosthetic limbs

Reconnecting muscle pairs during amputation gives patients more sensory feedback from the limb, according to MIT researchers, including an HST alum and a current HST student. MIT researchers have invented a new type of amputation surgery that can help amputees to better control their residual muscles and sense where their…

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Register here: https://harvard.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_6DDvCQqoSjeaYd0EGtxV3A Join the HMS-led Massachusetts Consortium on Pathogen Readiness (MassCPR) for a public briefing highlighting the latest developments on COVID-19 vaccine design, testing, approval, speed, safety and effectiveness, as well as key considerations for vaccine success. A panel discussion and question-and-answer session will follow. Speakers include: George Q….

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