A 2-year Masters training program in biomedical informatics research. Biomedical Informatics Master of Medical Sciences
At a glance
Opportunity for
  • Two year postdoctoral MMSc in Biomedical Informatics at HMS for postdoctoral researchers and clinicians seeking to strengthen their skills in informatics through research and didactic training.
  • Federally-funded postdoctoral researchers and clinicians at Harvard Medical School and its affiliated hospitals
Time commitment
  • Two years, 64 credits

The Master of Medical Sciences (MMSc) in Biomedical Informatics at Harvard Medical School is a two-year post-doctoral degree program. The MMSc in Biomedical Informatics consists of didactic course work, a seminar series, and mentored research in a home laboratory at HMS or its affiliated hospitals.

Each student chooses from one of four possible tracks:

  • Clinical Informatics
  • Population Health Informatics
  • Imaging Informatics
  • Bioinformatics

A written thesis as well as an oral presentation and defense of the thesis at the end of the two-year period of study are required.

Please contact our Training Program Manager Katherine Flannery for further information, including tuition costs and admission procedures.