Summer message from a health expert: Go outside and play, but don’t forget about COVID.
Tags: health-medicine alvin-powell beach coronavirus covid-19 harvard-th-chan-school-of-public-health howard-koh joseph-allen national-park outdoor-recreation summer the-forum-at-harvard-th-chan-school-of-public-health
Rising nationalism and global inequity will be hurdles to the distribution of COVID vaccines, despite the comparatively “lightning” fast scientific response to the pandemic so far, a Harvard infectious disease expert said Thursday.
Tags: health-medicine alvin-powell barry-bloom covid-19 harvard-th-chan-school-of-public-health the-forum-at-harvard-th-chan-school-of-public-health vaccine yonatan-grad
Experts gathered at the Harvard Chan School said despite progress at making college student bodies more diverse, work still needs to be done to make students of all backgrounds feel welcome, a key step in heading off increased rates of mental illness such students experience on campus.
Tags: health-medicine alvin-powell college-student david-rivera david-williams harvard-th-chan-school-of-public-health john-silvanus-wilson mental-health minority stephanie-pinder-amaker the-forum-at-harvard-th-chan-school-of-public-health wellness
A panel of experts at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health discussed how the globe might feed an estimated human population of 10 billion by midcentury and suggested a diet high in plant foods, low in red meat, as well as a host of reforms to how food is produced and distributed today.
Tags: health-medicine alvin-powell diet food gina-mccarthy harvard-th-chan-school-of-public-health population sustainability the-forum-at-harvard-th-chan-school-of-public-health walter-willett
Professor Robert Blendon of Harvard Chan School led discussion of a new poll that shows devastating costs in serious illness even among patients with health insurance.
Tags: health-medicine affordable-care-act alvin-powell catastrophic-coverage chronic-illness eric-schneider health-care health-insurance poll robert-blendon robert-master the-forum-at-harvard-th-chan-school-of-public-health toyin-ajayi underinsured uninsured
A Harvard Chan School forum discussed the stakes for U.S. health care in the midterm elections, including the prospect of Medicaid expansion.
Tags: health-medicine affordable-care-act alvin-powell avik-roy gail-wilensky harvard-th-chan-school-of-public-health health-care-reform john-mcdonough medicaid medicare robert-blendon the-forum-at-harvard-th-chan-school-of-public-health universal-coverage
Page 1 of 1