Department of Biomedical Informatics
Harvard Medical School
10 Shattuck Street
Boston, MA 02115

P: (617) 432-2144

Director: Susanne E. Churchill

Contact: Erica Meyer
P: (617) 432-8960

Summer Institute in Biomedical Informatics at Harvard Medical School

Year Program Started: 2004

Max. Participants/Year: 15

Application Deadline: November 1 till January 31

Program Timeframe: Nine weeks long, June-August 2020

Academic Level Targeted: college

Racial/Ethnic Focus: any racial/ethnic group

Type of Program: education, research, career/academic planning

Program Attributes: non-credit, housing provided, stipend provided, mentors/advisors provided

Program Acceptance Requirements: class year (2nd, 3rd and 4th years), GPA/academic standing, coursework/prior research experience

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: genetics, science (computer, mathematical), genomics, bioinformatics

Additional Comments: Based in the Department of Biomedical Informatics (DBMI) at Harvard Medical School (HMS), Located in the Longwood Medical Area of Boston. Curriculum includes didactic lectures, clinical case studies, and communications tutorials. Mentored research projects and presentation of findings. Carefully matched faculty mentors from HMS (including HMS teaching hospitals) and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Academic and career guidance. For more information please visit our website.