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How to Apply for the Harvard-Brigham Research Fellowship in Hospital Medicine

We are currently accepting applications for July 2023.


Applicants must be board-eligible or board-certified in internal medicine by July 1 of their first fellowship year. In addition, due to federal regulations based on our funding, applicants are required to be U.S. citizens or have permanent U.S. residence status at the time of the application. Applicants are screened on the basis of their career goals and on the recommendations of faculty from their medical schools and residency programs.

Each application must include:

  1. Application form
  2. Applicant's current CV
  3. Three letters of recommendation submitted by faculty who are familiar with the applicant's qualifications (one letter must be from the Director of your current or most recent clinical training program)
  4. Applicant’s Personal Statement (optional)

Download the 2023 application as a fillable PDF. Please save a completed copy of the form and return it as an e-mail attachment, along with your C.V. to Beth Whatley at

Program Calendar

  • September 15th, 2022 - Application deadline for 2023
  • October, 2022 - Candidate interviews for 2023
  • December 1, 2022 (anticipated) - Application deadline for 2023 Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Master's Program
  • February 1, 2023 (anticipated) - Application deadline for 2023 Program in Clinical Effectiveness
  • July 1, 2023 - 2023 Fellowship begins

Interviews and Selection Process

During the interviews, candidates will have the opportunity to learn about the various program components, faculty interests, and career opportunities.

Fellows who are accepted into the Program are then required to complete a formal application to the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health by December 1st, prior to their fellowship year.

Questions regarding the fellowship or the application process should be addressed to Dr. Jeffrey Schnipper, Fellowship Director, at


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