While lauding recent efforts to contain the Ebola outbreak, Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf expressed concern about the long-term effects of the epidemic.
In a finding that could advance malaria control, researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health and the University of Perugia, in Italy, have identified a way to block a reproductive interaction in malaria-transmitting mosquitoes.
Two undergraduates have transformed what began as an inspirational conversation with a journalist into an emerging campus initiative dedicated to improving maternal health.
Global health experts Professor Lee Gehrke, Director Sarah Rankin, and Dr. Brittany A. Seymour advise undergraduate students in future careers in the global health field on Wednesday. Organized by the Harvard Undergraduate Global Health Forum, the panel of experts touched upon global health in areas that ranged from sexual assault to dentistry.
Rylie X. Y. Zhang '13 is photographed in a cafe in Hangzhou, China, during the summer. Rylie and her cousin were one of seven finalist teams who appeared on the TV show “China Dream Show,” a spin-off of “Britain’s Got Talent.”