Medical Students

Division faculty teach and mentor medical students across all phases of their training. Division faculty welcome medical students during their elective time in their fourth or fifth years, as well as summer projects and Scholars in Medicine projects.

Medical student rotations are assigned through the HMS registrar's office. HMS and visiting medical students should visit https://hms.harvard.edu/departments/office-registrar. 

  • Directors: Safran, Charles
    Prerequisites: Students should have already had PCE experience; background in computer science or a proficiency in computer programming.
    Credits: 4.00 CREDITS (Clinical Elective)
    Offered: Full time every month.
    Description: This elective will provided students with a broad overview of the newly recognized field of clinical informatics. The American Board of Medical Specialties has recognized "Clinical Informatics" as a medical sub-specialty and...