In 2022-23, Harvard HealthTech is excited to invite eight fellows who will work together on teams of four to join this unique 10-month immersion opportunity in the Boston healthcare ecosystem. Fellows will undergo training in healthcare innovation by immersing themselves in clinical settings to identify unmet healthcare needs, then designing and testing innovative solutions with … Continue reading "HealthTech 2022-23 Fellowship Application Is Open!"
August 2 – 5, 2021 This interactive online program prepares participants to test and certify systems containing HEPA filtration and gas adsorption systems for nuclear and non-nuclear applications. Participants learn the latest regulatory requirements for nuclear air cleaning, develop an understanding of filtration theory, and gain the experience they need to maintain air purity with … Continue reading "Exec. Ed Online: In-Place Filter Testing Workshop"
The webinar is a joint Lancet Citizens’ Commission on Reimagining India’s Health System event with Dvara Research and HBS Health Care Initiative on the role of commercial health insurance in providing better health outcomes and improved financial protection in India. Comparing the experiences in different countries, the panel will discuss whether the integration of insurance and healthcare can solve the issues of information … Continue reading "The Role of Commercial Health Insurance in Financial Protection"
Live Online Q&A with William Hanage, Associate Professor of Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Presented jointly with The World from PRX & GBH ForumHSPH.org Post your questions for the Q&A on:@ForumHSPH or @pritheworld #coronavirus #COVID-19 Or email them to firstname.lastname@example.org The highly infectious COVID-19 Delta variant is spurring global surges, sparking concerns among public health … Continue reading "The Coronavirus Pandemic: The Delta Variant Surge"
Please join us for our final faculty speaker in the 2021 Summer Hot Topics Seminar Series. The faculty speaker is Margareta “Magda” Matache; Instructor of the FXB Center for Health and Human Rights and Director of the Roma Program. All faculty, staff students are welcome to attend! Zoom information: https://harvard.zoom.us/j/98536540654?pwd=eDcwbk5BV3htU3RITEVFcGNjb0w0QT09.
August 9 – 13, 2021 The design and construction of a laboratory, regardless of its use, involves many stakeholders. While providing a safe environment for laboratory users to perform their work is imperative, competing stakeholders’ needs often cause health and safety considerations to be overlooked. Participating in Guidelines for Laboratory Design: Health and Safety Considerations … Continue reading "Exec. Ed. Online: Guidelines for Laboratory Design"
August 16 – 20, 2021 Work-related injury and illness significantly impact both employee productivity and employers’ bottom line. Beyond these direct costs, public perception of an organization can be adversely affected by health, safety, and environmental issues. Comprehensive Industrial Hygiene: The Application of Basic Principles will help you address these challenges. This online program focuses … Continue reading "Exec. Ed Online: Comprehensive Industrial Hygiene: The Application of Basic Principles"
September 13 – 16, 2021 More than any other public health crisis in recent memory, the COVID-19 pandemic emphasizes the necessity of effective health and risk communication. With the epidemic reaching all corners of the globe, no population or industry has been untouched, resulting in many swift and powerful narratives about the consequences of COVID-19. … Continue reading "Exec. Ed Online: Applied Risk Communication for the 21st Century"
September 20 – 24, 2021 Health care systems around the world face growing pressures to provide more effective programs, treatments, and interventions. Health outcomes research is the scientific inquiry that provides the evidence required for optimally developing new therapies, implementing quality of care improvement protocols, and enhancing public health system capacity and capability. In this … Continue reading "Exec. Ed Online: Measurement, Design, and Analysis Methods for Health Outcomes Research"
September 27, 2021 – October 1, 2021 Monday, Wednesday, Friday Benefit-cost analysis is a well-established and widely used approach for systematically assessing the impacts of environmental, health, and safety policies and informing decisions. It is often a required component of the policy development process followed by many government agencies and organizations around the world. During … Continue reading "Exec. Ed Online: Benefit-Cost Analysis: Valuing Life and Health"