Media and Medicine Certificate of Completion | February 13–June 16, 2023

Important Dates:

  • Application deadline: January 4, 2023

Dates are subject to change pending finalization.

  • Application Requirements

    During the application process, you will be asked to input identifying information into a form and upload three documents for review.

    In addition to identifying and demographic data, the following information is required for the online application.

    1. Curriculum vitae/Résumé: Applicants are prompted to upload a PDF file of  their CV or resume.
    2. A Statement of Interest: Which health issue would you like to address and why? (500 words max.​​​​​) uploaded as a PDF file.
    3. What mode of storytelling would you like to use for this program and why? (500 words max.) uploaded as a PDF file.

    The successful participant will be proficient in the English language.

  • Notice of Admittance

    We acknowledge receipt of all applications and maintain all information in strict confidence.

    Admission to the certificate of participation program is operated using a rolling admission process. This means that we review applications and make admissions decisions as applications are received. You should expect to hear from us regarding a decision in about two-weeks after submitting your application. Your program fee payment secures your seat in the program. We continue to accept applications until the class is full.

  • Cost and Payment

    Program Fee
    • The cost of the Media and Medicine certificate of participation program is $5,500 and is payable in full seven (7) days from date of admissions letter.

    Admitted applicants who accept a place in the Media and Medicine Certificate of Completion program will receive instructions about how to submit program fees.

    Program dates, fees and faculty are subject to change. Our courses must meet minimum enrollment to run.

    • If a program is cancelled, Harvard Medical School will refund the program fee in full but is not responsible for travel, accommodation or other expenses incurred by the participant.

    We regret that we are unable to provide refunds should an applicant register then be unable to attend the program. A full refund will be given should the program be canceled due to insufficient enrollment. Notification of cancellation will be provided at least 30-days prior to the program’s start date.

  • Application

    A link to the online application will be posted when the February 2023 application season opens.