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Course: Leadership Strategies for the Researcher (LSR) – November 21-22

Deadline: Thursday, October 10, 2019

Course: Leadership Strategies for the Researcher (LSR)

Session Dates: November 21-22, 2019
Application Deadline: October 10, 2019

This two-day course features both interactive and didactic sessions, with a focus on best practices in leading and managing a team and navigating a career path in research.

Session topics include:

  • Developing a personal strategy
  • Managing grant finances
  • Managing projects
  • Negotiation
  • Communication styles and strategies
  • Managing meetings
  • Resolving conflict
  • Hiring, managing, and terminating team members


  • MD and/or PhD involved in clinical research. Fellows, instructors, or assistant professors currently leading research teams.
  • Biomedical scientists, researchers, and MDs outside of Harvard are welcome and encouraged to apply.

Time Commitment:

  • Two days


  • Free for Harvard-affiliated schools and institutions
  • CTSA member: $653.00
    (Note: this is a 25% discount off the standard fee.)
  • Non-CTSA member: $870.00

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