This week’s Vitals: our top social media hits, cell biology breakthroughs and more

Vitals is a weekly roundup of essential news and events in our Faculty.

How to lose 50 pounds and keep them off

Dr. Arya Sharma delivered a TedX Talk talk on obesity and weight loss.

2016 Community Leaders: The Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity Advocacy Committee

Meet the Medical Students Association's committee that received the 2016 Community Connection Award, Community Leaders category on May 2.

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