Education & Training

Education & Training - Learning Overview In keeping with its core educational mission, Harvard Catalyst offers more than a dozen courses and training programs, ranging from short courses on translational and clinical research to multiyear advanced education and training programs. Education & Training - Business School Students In addition, the Advanced Curriculum Compendium helps you find more than 100 advanced research courses offered by Harvard affiliated schools and academic healthcare centers. For courses designed to address research assistant and study staff needs, please see your local institutional offerings.

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Find introductory courses to get started in translational and clinical research?
Identify advanced courses on specific topics?
Find degree-conferring educational opportunities?
Find funded training opportunities (e.g., fellowships)?
Get advice on my career?
Identify training and educational opportunities in health disparities research?
Learn about regulatory requirements and the IRB review process?
Earn a Harvard Catalyst Certificate in Clinical and Translational Research?

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Online Courses Open to the Public

Researchers working outside of Harvard have the opportunity to take Fundamentals of Clinical and Translational Research, Successful Grant Writing Strategies, Introduction to Mixed Methods Research, and Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER). See individual course listings on the left for details.

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