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2018–2020 HMS Fellows In Patient Safety and Quality

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Patient Safety & Quality Fellowship

The Risk Management Foundation of the Harvard Medical Institutions (CRICO) grants the HMS Fellowship in Patient Safety & Quality to train physician-scholars to lead operational improvement efforts.
Now accepting applications until October 12, 2018.


This innovative 2-year program creates future leaders in patient safety and quality and is open to physicians of any specialty who are residents of the US, and are currently in—or have previously completed—a residency or fellowship program. The experience includes didactics and extensive hands-on experience in organizational quality and safety.

Fellows receive a per annum stipend and a tuition-paid MPH through the Harvard School of Public Health. They will be sited at a Harvard teaching institution and work with a mentor at that institution. Learn more about our current and alumni Fellows through bios and video interviews. Please consider applying or sharing our information with qualified candidates.



  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Boston Children’s Hospital
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Anjala V. Tess, M.D.
    Fellowship & Curriculum Director
    Associate Professor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • List of site directors and advisors

In Their Own Words


This video clip captures two alumni of the Patient Safety & Quality Fellowship sharing their insights and experiences with the program. Click the lower right icon to expand this to a full screen.


Learn more about the fellows  >>


Call for Fellows: Open for July 2019 Class


Deadline: Now accepting applications for the 2019–2021 fellowship. The submission deadline is October 12, 2018.


Program page: Visit the HMS fellowship page  for details about the program.

Contact: For more information contact Grace Bommarito, Administrative Manager HMS Fellowship in Patient Safety & Quality.