PROGRAMS FOR FELLOWS AND JUNIOR FACULTY
"The fellowship has certainly enriched my life and my career, and it serves as a source of strength and encouragement for my current and future efforts to help improve health care for American Indians and Alaska Natives"
-- Commonwealth Fellow
California Endowment Scholars
(Program currently not offered)
Endowment Scholars in Health Policy at Harvard
a one-year, full-time, academic degree-granting program, designed to create
health professional leaders capable of advancing multicultural health
interests in the public, nonprofit, and academic sectors.
Career Development Series
Development Series sponsors conferences
providing networking opportunities, skills
enhancement and tools for career advancement
to physicians in postdoctoral training, junior
faculty and residents.
The Dean's Postdoctoral Fellowship
The Office for Diversity Inclusion and Community Partnership, in partnership with the Office of Postdoctoral Fellowship will award two-year postdoctoral scholarships to two promising researchers in the fields of basic or social sciences. The Dean's Postdoctoral Fellowship at Harvard Medical School will prepare postdoctoral scientists, particularly scientists from minority and disadvantaged backgrounds, for cutting-edge research careers.
Harvard Catalyst Program for Faculty Development and Diversity (PFDD) Faculty Fellowship
Harvard Catalyst Program for Faculty Development and Diversity (PFDD) Faculty Fellowship is a two-year, non-degree Faculty Fellowship Program for Harvard junior faculty designed to address faculty need for additional support to conduct clinical and/or translational research and to free junior faculty from clinical and teaching demands at a key point in their career development.
L. Henry Oral Health Program
L. Henry Oral Health Program is a one-year, full-time, academic degree-granting program, designed to create dentist-leaders, particularly minority dentist-leaders, who will pursue careers in health policy, public health practice and academia.
The Mongan Commonwealth Fund Fellowship in Minority Health Policy
The Mongan Commonwealth
Fund Fellowship in Minority Health Policy (formerly The Commonwealth Fund/Harvard University Fellowship in Minority Health Policy) is a one-year, full-time, academic degree-granting program designed to
create physician-leaders, particularly minority physician-leaders, who
will pursue careers in health policy, public health practice and academia.
New England Science Symposium (NESS)
The New England Science Symposium, established in 2002, provides a forum for postdoctoral fellows; medical, dental and graduate students; post-baccalaureates; college and community college students (particularly for African-American, Hispanic/Latino and American Indian/Alaska Native individuals) to share their biomedical and health-related research activities through oral or poster presentations, to engage in discussions related to career development in the sciences, to exchange ideas and to expand their professional networks .
Office for Diversity Inclusion and Community Partnership (DCP) Faculty Fellowship
The Office for Diversity Inclusion and Community Partnership (DCP) Faculty Fellowship will provide two years of fellowship support in the amount of $50,000 per year intended to provide release time to conduct an individual, mentored research project, to participate in Fellowship-related activities, to meet regularly with their mentors, and to present research findings at the annual Minority Health Policy Meeting.
Archive of Old Programs
The archive lists some of the previous programs
sponsored by the Office for Diversity Inclusion and Minority
Faculty Development Program at Harvard University.
Harvard School of Public Health
Yerby Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
The Yerby Postdoctoral Fellowship is geared toward expanding the diversity of those entering academic public health through the rich research environment and intellectual resources of The Harvard School of Public Health. The program creates a bridge between academic training in health-related disciplines and entry-level faculty positions at institutions throughout the United States. Yerby fellows receive a competitive salary with benefits for one year, renewable for a second year.