Continuing Medical Education

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The HMS Department of Continuing Education has earned worldwide renown for the quality of its continuing medical education programs.

More than 60,000 clinicians participate in the department’s live courses, conferences, or online programs each year. The department’s distance learning initiative offers more than 80 courses, and more than 60,000 registrations have been received from participants living in 180 countries. In cooperation with the Harvard Medical Alumni Association, the department is delighted to extend special offers to HMS alumni.

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HMS CME Live Courses

The first three alumni who register for each course will receive a 15% discount. Your registration must be received at least 60 days prior to the start of the course. The discount rate applies to most but not all of the courses offered. To see if the course you are interested in qualifies, email

HMS CME Online Courses

All HMS Alumni receive a 50% discount on tuition for most CME Online courses. There are over 80 courses available on a variety of topics. In addition, CME offers HMS alumni the opportunity to author a CME Online course in their area of expertise as long as it is co-authored by a current HMS faculty member. To learn about course development opportunities, please contact Andi Long at

For more information, visit the Department’s website. Be sure to identify yourself as an HMS graduate.


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