Harvard University Shield

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

We are no longer accepting applications for 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 2018 application and return it as an email attachment, along with the above-requested information to gbommari@bidmc.harvard.edu.

Program Calendar

October 13, 2017 Application deadline for 2018
October 26-30, 2017 Candidates selected to interview & notified
November 15, 2017 Candidate interview Day 1
December 6, 2017 Candidate interview Day 2
**December 15, 2017 Registration deadline for HSPH MPH Program
January 3-5, 2018 Offers extended (replies due January 19)
January 30, 2018 Registration for 2018 Program in Clinical Effectiveness, HSPH

**Although not required, past fellows have found that early application to the MPH Program facilitates selection of classes. Application requirements can be found at: http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/catalog/admission-and-enrollment/#deadlines

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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