Observatory News

  • SPH Digest

    SPH Digest

    Larry Brilliant is in his third year as head of Google.org, the philanthropic arm of Google. As of September, Google.org had committed more than $150 million to support projects aimed at slowing global warming.

  • Fathers & Sons

    Fathers & Sons

    What's the best thing about going to grad school with your dad? "My favorite part was the way he interacted with the teachers, because he had so much real-world experience,"

  • Funds: Ron Davis, Scott Simonds

    Funds: Ron Davis, Scott Simonds

    In a speech before the American Medical Association last June, outgoing AMA President and SPH Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology Ron Davis talked about the journey humans take "around the circle of life.

  • George Kaplan Hunts Patterns

    George Kaplan Hunts Patterns

    George Kaplan, the Thomas Francis Jr. Collegiate Professor of Public Health, believes public health research and photography require "the same kind of immersion, the same kind of letting go of blinders.

  • Q&A: Karen Peterson on Nutrition

    Q&A: Karen Peterson on Nutrition

    Questions for Karen Peterson, Professor of Environmental Sciences and new director of the SPH Human Nutrition Program:

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