The Academy


The Academy is established to advance the education of physicians and scientists throughout the Harvard Medical School community by:

  • Creating and supporting a community of leaders in education and a culture of excellence in teaching and learning
  • Fostering the careers of educators in medicine and science
  • Providing programming to improve the skills of teachers
  • Stimulating and supporting the creation and implementation of innovative approaches to learning and assessment
  • Supporting educational research and scholarship in medical and graduate education

Highlights from the Academy...



RFA: The HMS Academy Medical Education Fellowship 






RFA: The Academy Fellowship in Medical Education Research 





HMS Academy Annual Report 2015-2016




Faculty Development Programming Calendar  




Bringing ‘Pathways’

to the Bedside

Richard Schwartzstein

Medical Education Day 2015 empowers clinical faculty

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