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Ragon Top Fundraiser for 2017 AIDS Walk Boston

For the first time, long-time participant, the Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard is the top fundraising team of the AIDS Walk and 5K Run Boston with a total of  $91,543 raised, the most ever raised by an individual team!     The event was held on Sunday, June 4, 2017 and drew thousands […]

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2017 Global Health Expo

May 15

On Wednesday May 10th, 2017, Ragon participated in the Massachusetts General Hospital Global Health Expo, held in the Bulfinch tent on the main MGH campus.   This annual event, sponsored by the Mass General Center for Global Health, offers an opportunity for the MGH community to learn more about the exceptional breadth of global health […]

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2016 HIV Prevention Workshop

The 7th annual HIV Prevention Workshop hosted by the Ragon Institute, the Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa( CAPRISA), and the HIV Pathogenesis Program, took place in Magaliesburg, South Africa from 18 – 30 November 2016. More than 80 scientists and students participated in the workshop from local and international research […]

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World AIDS Day 2017 Events

Nov 29

World AIDS Day, held on the 1st December each year, is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have died. Wearing a red ribbon is one simple way to do this.  You can also show your support […]

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Ragon Supports Annual Celebration of Life Event

On Tuesday, November 22, 2016, the Ragon Institute supported the Celebration of Life Thanksgiving Dinner at the Hynes Convention Center.   Every year, Victory Programs Boston Living Center hosts the Celebration of Life event which honors Boston community members living with HIV/AIDS.  This year, the event featured a traditional Thanksgiving Dinner, live entertainment and a Resource […]

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Catalyst Event Benefits Ragon

Oct 31

On September 9th, our Tech Square neighbor Catalyst Restaurant held their 5th anniversary celebration and they graciously incorporated a fund raiser into their event with the proceeds to benefit the Ragon Institute.  Over 225 guests attended the event and enjoyed the great food and entertainment from hula dancers.   The event raised $4600 which will […]

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2016 Ragon Institute Retreat

Oct 06

This fall, Ragon Institute faculty and students gathered in Brewster, MA for an intensive three days of scientific discussion, poster sessions, and team building exercises. Click images to view larger.

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Workshop Encourages Rethinking of Global Health

On May 9th 2016, the first Rethinking Global Health workshop was held at the MIT Media Lab. This event, organized by the newly formed student organization MIT Cost-effective Healthcare Initiative, was attended by a diverse group of over 180 students, faculty members, physicians, NGO representatives and industry representatives.   The goal of the workshop was […]

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Ragon Welcomes a New Partner in Excellence

Last Month, the Ragon Instiute welcomed Dr. Facundo Batista—an internationally renowned expert in the fields of B cell activation, high-resolution imaging and in vivo microscopy—with a symposium entitled “B Cells In Immunity and Cancer.” The symposium, held in the Ragon Institute auditorium, featured Dr. Batista as well as a distinguished panel of guest speakers from […]

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Walker Presents Bernard Fields Lecture

On February 22, Ragon Institute Director Dr. Bruce Walker presented the Bernard Fields Lecture at the 23rd annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI).   Dr. Walker’s lecture, entitled T Cell Control of HIV: Implications for Vaccines and Cure, was given during the opening session of the CROI conference.   The prestigious Bernard Fields […]

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