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Steven E. Hyman, MD

Provost, Harvard University

28 minutes
Steven E. Hyman


Steven E. Hyman, MD served as Provost of Harvard University from 2001 through 2011 and also serves as Professor of Neurobiology at Harvard Medical School. He is a leading scholar at the intersection of molecular neuroscience, molecular biology, and psychiatry. Dr. Hyman also served as Director of the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) from 1996 to 2001. Hyman's tenure there was marked by intensified efforts to bring molecular biolgy, genetics, neuroscience, and behavioral science all to bear, in integrated ways, on the understanding of mental illness and mental health.

Steven E. Hyman also spoke during the One Mind for Research Introduction, which can be found here.