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The study of medicine is a powerful integration of science, technologies, experience, and experiment that enables its students to alleviate human pain and suffering wherever in the world it may occur. At its finest, it is a quest to improve the human condition.

To study medicine at Harvard is to prepare to play a leading role in this quest.

For over two centuries, Harvard Medical School has excelled not only in teaching the practice of medicine but also in bringing out the best in those who practice it.

If medicine is your calling, there is no better place to be than at Harvard Medical School. We look forward to receiving your completed application.

Office of the Committee on Admissions
306 Gordon Hall
Harvard Medical School
25 Shattuck Street
Boston, MA 02115
(617) 432-1550
Admissions_Office@hms.harvard.edu

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