We offer a variety of opportunities for students to work or volunteer and learn at BWH, whether over the summer months, or on a part-time basis during the school year.

Brigham and Women’s Hospital Summer Training in Academic Research and Scholarship (STARS) – provides underrepresented in medicine (URM) medical and undergraduate students an opportunity to engage in exciting basic, clinical and translational research projects during the summer at BWH and HMS, while enhancing the research capabilities of URM students, and encouraging these scholars to pursue advanced medical and graduate education and training at BWH and HMS.

Four Directions Summer Research Program (FDSRP) – begun as an idea among Native American students attending Harvard Medical School (HMS) and affiliated with BWH.  FDSRP is now in its 15th year, and nearly 150 students have come to HMS/BWH during this time.

Northeastern University Co-op Program – for Northeastern University students seeking Co-op experiences at BWH.

Other Boston and Harvard-Affiliated Research Programs
HMS Summer Clinical and Translational Research Program (SCTRP)
HMS Summer Research Training Program for Minority Medical Students in Sleep, Circadian and Respiratory Neurobiology
Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center Continuing Umbrella of Research Experience (CURE)
HMS Visiting Research Internship Program (VRIP)
Summer Student Research Program (SSRP) of the Harvard Program in Neonatology (HPN)

Resources for Medical Students
OMC Residency Applicant Receptions
HMS Visiting Clerkship Program
HMS Office for Diversity and Community Partnership
HMS Office of Recruitment and Multicultural Affairs
HMS Office of Student Affairs
HMS Office of the Committee on Admissions