In August 2000, Harvard Medical School, one of the world's preeminent institutions in medical education and research, became the flagship medical-content partner of InteliHealth. For Harvard Medical School, this partnership represents an expansion of the work of the Harvard Health Publications division, which has disseminated timely, accurate, and thorough medical information to the public for the last 35 years.
A core editorial faculty works closely with InteliHealth staff to create new content and to review articles and other content for clinical accuracy and relevance. Numerous contributing editors on the medical-school faculty — with expertise ranging from pediatrics to geriatrics — also work with the core faculty to maintain the highest possible standards for all content. Content developed specifically by the medical school is included throughout the site and is clearly labeled. For further information, see our editorial policy.
Harvard Medical School is one of the world's preeminent institutions in medical education and research. The student body comprises more than 700 men and women in the M.D. program, more than 700 students in the Ph.D. program, and of those many are in the joint M.D.-Ph.D. programs, part of which is sponsored in collaboration with Massachusetts Institute of Technology. They are taught by a faculty of nearly 11,000, the largest graduate faculty at Harvard.
The research carried out by Harvard Medical School faculty is at the forefront of basic biomedical science and clinical research. In the school's distinguished 228-year history, 15 faculty members have been recognized for their work with the Nobel Prize.
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Joslin Diabetes Center
Judge Baker Children's Center
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
Massachusetts General Hospital
Massachusetts Mental Health Center
Mount Auburn Hospital
Schepens Eye Research Institute
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
Veterans Administration Medical Center (Brockton/West Roxbury)
InteliHealth maintains a policy of clearly separating advertising and editorial content. All employees of both InteliHealth and Harvard Medical School must adhere to strict conflict-of-interest policies.