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Roger Shapiro Appointed Associate Professor

Dr. Roger Shapiro


Congratulations to Roger Shapiro, a key member of the Harvard AIDS Initiative team, for his recent appointment as an Associate Professor of Immunology and Infectious Diseases at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. In the announcement letter below, Dean Frenk lays out Shapiro’s research accomplishments to date.

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Elton John Receives HAI Award

Elton John, Deeda Blair, Maurice Tempelsman, Max Essex, and Julio Frenk at EJAF gala
Elton John, Deeda Blair, Maurice Tempelsman, Max Essex, and Julio Frenk at EJAF gala

Sir Elton John received HAI’s Leadership Award on October 15th. The award is presented to individuals who have exhibited extraordinary vision, leadership, and courage in the worldwide struggle against AIDS. Past recipients include tennis star Arthur Ashe, Diana, Princess of Wales, President Festus Mogae of Botswana, and President Olusegun Obasanjo of Nigeria. Continue reading

HSPH Volunteer Leadership Award Dinner Slideshow

HSPH Dean and Delegation Visit Africa Slideshow

HSPH Dean and Delegation Visit Africa

Dean Julio Frenk (first from right) with visitors at Amtulabhai Karimjee Clinic in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Dean Julio Frenk (first from right) with visitors at Amtulabhai Karimjee Clinic in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Julio Frenk, Dean of the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH), visited Tanzania and Botswana this February, accompanied by David Hunter, Dean for Academic Affairs, and a number of distinguished visitors.

The delegation arrived first in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, where HSPH Professor Wafaie Fawzi has conducted clinical trials and pioneered nutritional interventions to improve the quality of life for HIV/AIDS patients, pregnant women and children. Continue reading