Using Art to Build Healthy Communities

"If you ever wondered whether art could change the world, the verdict is in. For hundreds of Boston and Cambridge middle schoolers participating in this year’s Reflection in Action: Building Healthy Communities™ (RIA) program, using art to communicate public health issues was a powerful experience.

We bring close to 400 middle school students to Harvard Medical School to expose them to healthy lifestyles, to careers in the sciences, and to become more fit, physically, spiritually, and mentally,” said Dr. Sheila Nutt, Director of Educational Outreach Programs.” READ MORE