Department of Global Health and Social Medicine

Harvard Medical School
641 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
(617) 432-1707 (phone)
(617) 432-2565 (fax)

The Department is open Monday–Friday, 9am–5pm

Location: Longwood Medical Area, near the corner of Longwood and Huntington Avenues


Public transportation:

  • The “E” train of the Green Line runs on Huntington Avenue. Closest stop to the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine is the Longwood Medical Area stop.
  • The #39 bus also runs on Huntington Avenue. Stops by the Massachusetts College of Art and Design are nearest to Harvard Medical School.
  • See the HMS Transportation page for additional public transportation option.

Directions by Car:

  • View specific directions here.

On-campus Parking

Parking at the Harvard Longwood Campus is by HMS permit only. For more information on obtaining a permit, please visit the Faculty/Staff/Student page. If you are a teaching faculty member, daily day passes for on-campus parking may be available through the department you are visiting or your course director.

Longwood Area Public Parking

There are public parking garages in the Longwood Medical Area for those who are ineligible for a daily day pass.