Harvard Medical School

The Board of Trustees is responsible for the overall strategic direction of the Foundation and the ratification of all programs. The Board is chaired by Jeffrey S. Flier, M.D., Dean of Harvard Medical School. Incorporation and governance documents for the Foundation are drawn up within Massachusetts State Law and in accordance with laws governing charitable foundations within the United Arab Emirates.

The Introduction to Clinical Research Training (ICRT) program




Harvard Medical School's Groundbreaking New Program:

The Introduction to Clinical Research Training (ICRT) program  provides an introduction to key skills and knowledge in clinical research using an innovative pedagogic model. The ICRT program is a six-month certificate program consisting of online lectures, webinars and workshops. The program's blended curriculum emphasizes skill-based and team-based peer-to-peer learning.


Applicants should have an MBBS, MD, PhD, DDS, PharmD, DNP, or equivalent degree.

Fee for program USD$5,500; scholarships available from the Dubai Harvard Foundation for Medical Research (DHFMR), Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA), and Dubai Health Authority (DHA).


Application Deadline:
Friday, October 31, 2014, 12:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)


DHFMR Scholarhip Application Deadline:
Friday, October 3, 2014, 12:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)



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