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Contact Information:
Melissa Manolis
- Administrative Manager
HMS Fellowship in Patient Safety & Quality
Harvard Medical School

We are currently accepting applications for Fellowship to begin July 2019, with an EXTENDED application deadline of October 26, 2018


Applicants must be MDs. Due to program restrictions, applicants are required to be U.S. citizens or have permanent U.S. resident status at the time of the application. Applicants are screened on the basis of their career goals and on the recommendations of faculty from their medical schools and residency programs.

Each application must include:

  1. Application form
  2. Applicant’s current CV and personal statement
  3. Medical school transcripts (must be forwarded directly by your medical school)
  4. Three letters of recommendation submitted by faculty who are familiar with the applicant’s qualifications (one letter must be from your current Program Director or Supervisor).
Save a completed copy of the 2019 application and return it as an email attachment, along with the above-requested information to HFPSQMail@bidmc.harvard.edu.

Program Calendar

October 26, 2018 Application deadline for 2019
October 26-30, 2018 Candidates selected to interview & notified
November 29, 2018 Candidate interview Day 1
December 11, 2018 Candidate interview Day 2
January 3-7, 2019 Offers extended (replies due January 18)

Interviews and Selection Process

During the interviews, candidates will have the opportunity to learn about program components at each of the participating fellowship sites. As part of the selection process, accepted applicants are matched to a participating fellowship site by mutual preference.

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