Celebrating Differences

Harvard Medical School

Amidst the excitement and flurry of introductions, lectures and events that marked orientation week for the 200 members of the Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Dental Medicine Class of 2021, one lesson quickly stood out: medicine and medical education are about so much more than just biology.

This year, for the first time in the 234-year history of the School, Harvard’s newest physicians- and dentists-in-training scattered across the Greater Boston area on only their third day as students. Their task: to get to know the people and communities they will be serving.

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