Harvard Medical School Links
Harvard Medical School Home Page: http://hms.harvard.edu/hms/home.asp
Offices and Resources
The Academy at Harvard Medical Schoolhttp://www.hms.harvard.edu/academy/
The Academy is established to advance the education of physicians and scientists throughout the Harvard Medical School community. In addition to sustaining and building upon the work of the Center for Teaching and Learning, the professional development arm of The Academy, they work closely with the Graduate programs, the Program in Medical Education at HMS, and with the evolving educational centers at many of our hospitals.
Countway Library of Medicinehttps://www.countway.harvard.edu/index.html
The Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine, one of the largest medical libraries in the world, serves the Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston Medical Library and the Massachusetts Medical Society. The Countway Library holds more than 630,000 volumes, subscribes to 3,500 current journal titles and houses over 10,000 non-current biomedical journal titles. The library also houses one of the world's leading medical history collections, and provides access to many electronic information resources.
E-Research at Harvard Librarieshttp://eresearch.lib.harvard.edu/V
Here you can identify, locate, and connect to Harvard’s growing collection of e-resources and e-journals. You can also use new tools that allow you to search multiple resources at one time and to save sets of e-resources, e-journals, and citations. Services include:
Faculty and Staff Directory - Harvard Medical School White Pages
Grant Proposal Resourceshttp://www.hms.harvard.edu/spa/proposals
List of resources that cover the many aspects and considerations when writing a grant proposal.
Harvard's Center for Workplace Developmenthttp://employment.harvard.edu/benefits/learndevelop/professional.shtml
The Center offers comprehensive career consulting services to faculty. It's programs have become a valuable benefit that affirms management commitment to support and encourage individual career growth and professional development.
Harvard Longwood Campus Research Administrationhttp://hlcra.harvard.edu/
The Harvard Longwood Campus Research Administration (HLCRA) web site provides current research administration information for faculty and staff at the HMS, the HSDM and the HSPH. The website includes resources for topics such as:
Harvard Macy Institutehttp://www.harvardmacy.org
The Institute works to inspire and promote real organizational change by training individuals, groups, and organizations across the continuum of health science education. The Institute delivers continuing healthcare education programs designed to instruct faculty educators in the health professions in methods for translating their knowledge and capabilities into organization-wide improvements. Their commitment is to the cross-fertilization of ideas among all faculty involved in healthcare education. Through these programs, the Institute offers a lifelong membership in a global community of leaders, scientists and educators transforming healthcare education at the local level.
Harvard Medical School Department of Continuing Educationhttp://cme.hms.harvard.edu/
The continuing education mission is to optimize patient care. Programs are designed to provide the most up to date information and strategies for physicians and allied health professionals.
Harvard Medical School Office for Diversity and Community Partnershiphttp://www.hms.harvard.edu/dcp/
This office was created in January 1995 marking the culmination of concerted efforts of faculty and medical students. Recently renamed the Office for Diversity and Community Partnership, its mission is to connect the myriad of diversity initiatives currently underway at the medical school and its affiliated institutions.
Harvard Medical School Office of Faculty Affairshttp://www.hms.harvard.edu/fa/
The Office for Faculty Affairs is responsible for the implementation and management of the faculty appointment process, governance, and other faculty-related matters at Harvard Medical School and the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. The Office was established to assist the Faculty of Medicine in its contributions to the education, research, and patient care missions of the School.
Harvard Medical School Ombuds Officehttp://www.hms.harvard.edu/ombuds/
Speaking with the Ombudsperson will increase your awareness of alternatives available to you for resolving work-related problems. Possibilities are tailored to fit your particular circumstances while taking into account any fears you may have. The office enhances your ability to deal more effectively with situations on your own. If you request more assistance, further information can be gathered on your behalf, referrals can be made to those more expert in a specific concern, or proper authorities at your school or affiliated hospital can be contacted. When appropriate, shuttle diplomacy or mediation can be employed to help find a satisfactory solution. You will choose what course of action you wish to take.
Melissa Brodrick is the Ombudsperson and she is available for private consultation. To schedule an appointment, please call her confidential line at 617.432.4040 or the staff assistant at 617.432.4041.
Please note that the website also has many useful resources available on the following topics:
Joint Committee on the Status of Women (JCSW)http://www.hms.harvard.edu/jcsw/
The Joint Committee on the Status of Women was formed to facilitate the development and contribution of women on Harvard campuses by expanding and improving the opportunities for the advancement of women. The members of the committee are Staff and Faculty from the Harvard Medical School and the Harvard School of Dental Medicine and affiliated hospitals.
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