Dean of the Faculty of Medicine
►Where are you from originally, and where did you go to school?
Catskill, New York
Harvard University (AB)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (PhD)
Harvard Medical School (MD)
►What is your current position?
Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
►Why did you decide to become a researcher?
Love of scientific investigation
►What is the “Big Picture” of what you study?
Mechanisms that drive blood cell development and immune function
►What is your favorite aspect of your research?
Mentoring students and post-docs
► What do you hope to achieve with your research?
Identifying principles and products that enhance health and fight disease
►When not in the lab what are your favorite hobbies/activities?
Cooking and wine collecting