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Famous Harvard Medical School Alumni

Updated June 14, 2019 9.5k views306 items

List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to Harvard Medical School and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Harvard Medical School, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Harvard Medical School include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Harvard Medical School alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Harvard Medical School are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Harvard Medical School.

Alumni include Michael Crichton, Charles Krauthammer and many more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Harvard Medical School?” and “Which celebrities are Harvard Medical School alumni?”
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    Michael Crichton

    Television producer, Film Producer
    John Michael Crichton (; October 23, 1942 – November 4, 2008) was an American author,...  more

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    James Lovelock

    Futurist, Environmentalist
    James Ephraim Lovelock, (born 26 July 1919) is an independent scientist, environmentalist,...  more
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    Paul Zamecnik

    Inventor, Scientist
    Paul Charles Zamecnik (22 November 1912 – 27 October 2009) was an American scientist who...  more
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    Daniel John DiLorenzo is a medical device entrepreneur and physician-scientist. He is the...  more
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    Randell Mills

    Inventor, Scientist
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    Charles Krauthammer

    Psychiatrist, Commentator
    Charles Krauthammer (; March 13, 1950 – June 21, 2018) was an American political columnist. A...  more

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    Harvey Williams Cushing

    Neurosurgery, Scientist
    Harvey Williams Cushing (April 8, 1869 – October 7, 1939) was an American neurosurgeon,...  more
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    Robert Satcher

    Chemical engineer, Astronaut
    Robert Lee "Bobby" Satcher Jr. (born September 22, 1965) is an American physician, chemical...  more
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    George M. Church

    Geneticist, Chemist
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    Paul Dudley White (June 6, 1886 – October 31, 1973), American physician and cardiologist, was...  more
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    Ben Barres

    Professor
    Ben A. Barres (September 13, 1954 – December 27, 2017) was an American neurobiologist at...  more
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    David Wu

    Politician, Lawyer
    David Wu (traditional Chinese: 吳振偉; simplified Chinese: 吴振伟; pinyin: Wú Zhènwěi; born April 8,...  more
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    Christian Boehmer Anfinsen Jr. (March 26, 1916 – May 14, 1995) was an American biochemist. He...  more
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    Leonard Wood

    Physician
    Leonard Wood (October 9, 1860 – August 7, 1927) was a United States Army major general,...  more
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    Risa J. Lavizzo-mourey

    Businessperson, Physician
    Risa J. Lavizzo-Mourey (born 1954) is an American doctor and executive who served as President...  more
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    Thomas P. Monath

    Venture capitalist
    Dr. Monath is a Partner, Pandemic and Biodefense Fund, Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers. He is...  more
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    Francis Daniels Moore (April 17, 1913 in Evanston, Illinois – November 24, 2001 in Westwood,...  more
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    David Ho

    Researcher, Scientist
    David Da-i Ho (Chinese: 何大一; born November 3, 1952) is a Taiwanese-American medical doctor and...  more
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    Helen Brooke Taussig (May 24, 1898 – May 20, 1986) was an American cardiologist, working in...  more
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    Elliot Carr Cutler CB, OBE (July 30, 1888 – August 16, 1947) was an American surgeon, military...  more
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    William James

    Professor, Psychologist
    William James (January 11, 1842 – August 27, 1910) was an American philosopher and...  more
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    Arthur J. Deikman (September 27, 1929 – September 2, 2013) was a clinical professor of...  more
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    Andrew Weil

    Physician, Writer
    Andrew Thomas Weil (, born June 8, 1942) is an American celebrity doctor who advocates for...  more
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    Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa (also known as "Dr. Q") is a neurosurgeon, author, and researcher. ...  more
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    John Collins Warren, Jr.

    Surgeon, Science writer
    John Collins Warren (May 4, 1842 – November 3, 1927) was an American surgeon and president of...  more