Custom programs provide access to the HMS’s cutting-edge body of medical knowledge and expert clinical insights.
Explore a sample of our current programs across the world
China Clinical Scholars Research Training
The Harvard Medical School (HMS) China Clinical Research training (CLIMB CSRT) program is a 12–month blended-learning program designed to provide participants with deep knowledge of the practice of clinical research. HMS CLIMB CSRT will develop this expertise through an understanding of the generation, analysis, interpretation and presentation of clinical research data for publication. The goal of this program is for participants to attain fundamental knowledge in four key areas that comprise clinical research mastery–epidemiology, biostatistics, programming and scientific communication.
Portugal Clinical Scholars Research Training
The Portugal Clinical Scholars Research Training (PTCSRT) program is designed to provide in-depth training in theory and skills that are necessary to forge a successful career in clinical research.
The program curriculum includes seven intensive two-day workshops over the two-year curriculum, twice-weekly online recorded lectures, development, and presentation of two Capstone proposals, working in teams, and satisfactory completion of all assessments. All activities are supported by interactive webinars held by Harvard faculty.
The PTCSRT program is a collaboration between HMS and Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia (FCT). It is fully supported by the Portuguese government through FCT, and is tuition-free for accepted students.
Programs in Egypt: Clinical Scholars Research Training and Training to Teachers
Harvard Medical School is offering two postgraduate programs in Egypt: HMS-Egypt Clinical Scholars Research Training and HMS-Egypt Training to Teachers. The HMS-Egypt Training to Teachers (T2T) program is targeted to an audience of clinician-educators practicing and residential in Egypt who are seeking to develop skills in medical education. The HMS-Egypt Clinical Scholars Research Training (CSRT) program is targeted to an audience of clinicians practicing and residential in Egypt who are seeking to enhance their skills in basic concepts of clinical research methodology and its application, understanding how to interpret and publish data, and how to develop strategies to evaluate evidence.