Leading Innovation in Health Care

Our customized executive programs equip industry professionals with the knowledge required to create value in a complex and changing health care landscape

The health care ecosystem is being rapidly disrupted by the pandemic. Medical professionals cannot solve these challenges alone. Collaboration with innovators and problem solvers from various backgrounds and industry segments is vital to develop meaningful solutions and positive change within and across the ecosystem.

Harvard Medical School’s customized executive programs equip industry leaders with the perspectives, tools and insight required to create value amid this complex and changing health care landscape.

Designed to address your organization’s specific learning and development needs, our transformative learning experiences catalyze innovation. 

Our programs will challenge you to apply insights gained to your work and ensure that new business strategies and initiatives are rooted in the realities of health care today—and tomorrow.

Program Format

In this COVID era, we’re engaging with companies and industry-based groups through live virtual and online programs. This eliminates barriers like time and distance, bringing HMS’s world-renowned clinical and research faculty to your organization’s leaders in convenient, high-impact formats.

Focus Areas

Examples of strategic learning and development needs our programs can help you address:

  • How to advance business models that meet the health care needs emerging from the coronavirus pandemic
  • Key provider pain points that your organization is in a position to help tackle
  • How firsthand perspectives of physicians and patients can inform your strategic priorities
  • Emerging regulatory and payment factors that may impact your business
  • How your organization can bolster its use of data, machine learning and AI to improve the patient experience
  • What are the state-of-the-art developments that your organization’s leaders need to know about as you develop products and services for health care
  • What are the promising areas of health care in which you should invest financial and human capital
  • The latest updates on specific disease conditions of interest
  • Who Benefits From Our Programs?

    Harvard Medical School's customized executive programs are designed for business leaders who work in health care-related industries as well as provider organizations. Participants come from a range of functional areas including research and new product development, medical and regulatory affairs, marketing, finance/investing, engineering, operations and legal.

    Industry segments that benefit from these program offerings include: 

    • Health care IT
    • Pharmaceuticals and biotechnology
    • Medical device
    • Health care service firms
    • Venture capital and private equity
    • “New entrants” to health care
  • Why Harvard Medical School?

    For more than 200 years, HMS has been the most prestigious and trusted source of medical education in the world. The HMS name is synonymous with best-in-class learning, clinical excellence and innovative biomedical research—an assurance that the knowledge imparted creates transformational impact.

    Our programs build upon the expertise of the School’s nearly 12,000-member faculty to deliver firsthand expert clinical insights, breakthrough research and best practices.

Let's Change Health Care.

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