DUBAI HARVARD FOUNDATION FOR MEDICAL RESEARCH was created to drive a resurgence in scientific inquiry and discovery in the Middle East, and lead to innovations that will address the region‘s most pressing health problems.


The Harvard Medical School Safety, Quality and Informatics Leadership (SQIL) Program

The Harvard Medical School Safety, Quality and Informatics Leadership (SQIL) Program is a one-year certificate program designed to develop knowledge and skills in patient safety, quality, informatics and leadership. The Dubai Harvard Foundation for Medical Research (DHFMR) offers a limited number of partial scholarships to selected candidates. Priority is given to candidates from the United Arab Emirates, but candidates from the GCC and MENA region, regardless of nationality, will also be considered. The Deadline for Applying for a Scholarship is March 1, 2015.


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DHFMR survey

Please take part in this DHFMR survey: We are interested in gaining a greater understanding of our audience. To help us build this picture we would appreciate your participation in this survey. Information from the survey, including your name and contact information will remain strictly confidential. Thank you

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Collaborative Research Center Awards
Given to innovative research collaborations between laboratories and research centers at Harvard Medical School and their counterparts in the Middle East region
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Seed Grant Program Awards
Support early stage research collaborations between laboratories at Harvard Medical School and Middle East based laboratories
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Research Fellowship Awards
Given to promising young scientists from the Middle East to work at a host laboratory at Harvard Medical School
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Science Writers & Journalists Fellowship Program
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