Call for Submissions: Suzanne and Robert Fletcher Prize in Population Medicine

The HMS Department of Population Medicine announces a call for submissions for a $1000 prize for the best paper on a topic in Population Medicine written by an HMS or HSDM student.   Papers will be judged by an expert panel of DPM faculty, who will be blinded to the authors.  The student who submits the most outstanding scholarly paper will be awarded the $1000 prize.

Pi-I Debbie Lin

Research Fellow

Pi-I Debby Lin, MS, ScD, received her undergraduate degree in genetics and cell biology from University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, and her Master of Science public health and epidemiology from Kaohsiung Medical University and Doctor of Science in environmental health from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Additionally, Debby has solid trainings in biostatistics, nutritional epidemiology, and exposure assessment. She is interested in investigating how environmental and dietary factors affect maternal and child health.

Career Opportunities

Instructor or Assistant or Associate Professor

PRecisiOn Medicine Translational Research (PROMoTeR) Center

The Department of Population Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute seeks a faculty member in precision medicine for a full-time position as Instructor or Assistant or Associate Professor.

Mei-Sing Ong

Faculty member

Mei Sing Ong, PhD, is a faculty member in the Department of Population Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute. She received her PhD from the University of New South Wales in Australia, and completed her postdoctoral fellowship at the Computational Health Informatics Program at Boston Children’s Hospital, and the Department of Biomedical Informatics at Harvard Medical School.

 

Alessandra Ferrario

Post-doctoral Research Fellow

Alessandra Ferrario is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute where she conducts research on the intensity of end-of-life care for breast cancer patients. She has been working as a Research Officer at London School of Economics (LSE) from 2011 to 2017 on pharmaceutical policy issues and non-communicable diseases. Alessandra’s PhD investigated issues around access to new cancer medicines in Europe.