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Ibn SinaThe 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.

DHFMR 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.

The Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Research Fellowship

The Dubai Harvard Foundation for Medical Research (DHFMR) is pleased to announce a new award for 2020. The Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Research Fellowship is intended to provide support to a young investigator from the MENA region and will offer a post-doctoral researcher the opportunity to work with a faculty mentor and research group based at Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health or one of the Harvard Medical School affiliated hospitals.