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Harvard Catalyst

Harvard Catalyst is devoted to advancing human health by supporting and innovating clinical and translational science, and training the next generation of researchers.

As Harvard University’s Clinical and Translational Science Center, we serve the research community by offering courses and educational programs, research consulting, tools for study design and clinical trial collaboration, guidance on regulatory issues, and pilot funding for novel, high-impact projects – all  freely available to trainees, fellows, and faculty.

News & Highlights

Collaboration & Team Science, Multisite Studies, Regulatory & Ethics
Facilitating Collaborative Research SMART IRB training tackles new federal mandates for ethical oversight of multisite studies.
Awards and Achievements, Health Policy, In the News
Physician Plus Kia Byrd, an alumna of Harvard Catalyst’s Summer Clinical and Translational Research Program, uses health policy to help communities.
Clinical & Translational Research, Education & Training, Mentoring
The Complexities of Wound Healing In Focus: Harvard Catalyst Education & Training. Ayman Grada discovers several courses to help advance his work in healing chronic wounds.
Crowd innovation, Health Disparities, In the News
Open Innovation Contestants Build AI-Based Cancer Tool Radiation oncologists are few in number, especially if you are nowhere near a cancer facility. Could artificial intelligence be used to...
Awards and Achievements, Diversity & Inclusion
Announcing the 2019 Dolores J. Brown Staff Awardee Dany Thorpe, program coordinator for Harvard Catalyst’s Program in Diversity Inclusion, is the recipient of this year’s award.
Biomedical technologies, In the News
Can AI Help Doctors Diagnose Diseases? New England Researchers Probe Benefits, Challenges A new paper in the New England Journal of Medicine offers a blueprint for how doctors can use artificial intelligence to...