The Academy

Welcome to the Academy at Harvard Medical School. The Academy is responsible for professional development of faculty who teach in the MD program. Its role is also to develop and support a community of leaders in education and a culture of excellence in teaching and learning, to foster the careers of educators in medicine and science, to provide programming to improve the skills of teachers, to stimulate and support the creation and implementation of innovative approaches to learning and assessment and to support educational research and scholarship in medical and graduate education. 

For information on how to request an IRB-exemption for an educational QI project or approval to issue a survey to HMS students or faculty, please visit the HMS Educational Scholarship page.

Please also visit  our Journal of the Harvard Medical School Academy website