The Dubai Harvard Foundation for Medical Research

The Dubai Harvard Foundation for Medical Research (DHFMR) supports cutting-edge collaborative research, and seeks to establish sustainable research and education programs focused on diseases relevant to the population in the broader Middle East region. Through these activities, DHFMR enables the region’s best minds to focus on a new era of scientific promise, while contributing to advances that ease the suffering caused by disease.

Ibn SinaDHFMR is designed to attract the best training, research, and health care practices to Dubai, the Gulf and Middle East Region. The scope for research is broad, and will take full advantage of the extensive global network of expert faculty, researchers and educators at Harvard Medical School, Harvard University and other counterparts in the Middle East.



Dear Colleagues,

Like you, we are monitoring the latest news about the Coronavirus and doing all we can to keep ourselves, our families, co-workers and our local community healthy and safe.  The Dubai-Harvard Foundation at Harvard Medical School wants to also be helpful and supportive of our global colleagues and friends in this challenging and demanding time.

We would like to share a free COVID-19 webinar series including videos on symptoms, risks, and precautions – you can find the series at this link:  HMS COVID-19 Continuing Education

The Harvard Medical School Postgraduate Medical Education group is offering a series on Hospital Management of Coronavirus Complications.  If you are interested, you can register here (its free!) to participate and please feel free to share the link with your colleagues, friends, and students.

The Dubai-Harvard Foundation along with our colleagues in Postgraduate Medical Education and Harvard Medical School want to keep our communities informed and up-to-date on the virus.  Additional information from from Harvard Health Publishing can be found at the following link:     Coronavirus Resource Center

Working together we will rise to the occasion and protect our communities.  Stay Well!