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Lean Forward: Join the conversation on medical news.

Harvard Medical School Global Academy is a learning center for postgraduate, online medical education, in Harvard Medical School’s division of Global and Continuing Education. We provide doctors, researchers, and health care professionals around the world with medical education that is current, authoritative, trustworthy, and accessible.

Lean Forward, a blog of HMS Global Academy, is focused on creating conversation around issues of medical debate including public health policy, medical ethics, and health care delivery.

Lean Forward features regular posts by our Senior Associate Dean, Dr. Ajay Singh as well as by guest authors who are credentialed subject matter experts. We encourage health professionals to join the conversation by commenting on posts and submitting guest articles.

*OPINIONS EXPRESSED BY OUR GUEST AUTHORS ARE VALUABLE TO US AT LEAN FORWARD, BUT DO NOT REPRESENT OFFICIAL POSITIONS OR STATEMENTS FROM HARVARD MEDICAL SCHOOL.