Harvard Health Books


Harvard Health Publications (HHP) has been publishing award-winning consumer health books since 1996. Harvard Health books are cutting-edge resources for intelligent consumers. The books are penned by Harvard Medical School faculty members, often working with professional writers. HHP authors are internationally renowned for their clinical work and research and have extensive, high-credibility platforms.

The Harvard Health books department is headed by Julie Silver, MD, a physician at Harvard Medical School and the Chief Editor of books at HHP. Dr. Silver is an award-winning writer and has published more than a dozen books. Dr. Silver is a respected leader in consumer health information and directs publishing courses to teach doctors and allied health professionals how to successfully publish their work. At HHP, she works with her colleagues at Harvard Medical School to help them hone their own messages and reach as many people as possible through writing and speaking.