The Department of Population Medicine (DPM) resides within the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, and is an appointing department of Harvard Medical School. DPM's core mission is to improve health care delivery and population health through innovative research and teaching.

Timeline of Pivotal Milestones


February 11, 2019

Annual Fletcher Prize Awarded

We are pleased to announce that Sanjay Kishore and Margaret Hayden, both students at Harvard Medical School, have been selected to receive the annual Fletcher Prize in Population Medicine.  The Fletcher Prize is awarded by the Department for the best paper on a topic in Population Medicine written by a Harvard Medical School or Harvard School of Dental Medicine student.

January 31, 2019

Save the Date for the Annual Thomas S. Inui Lecture

Please join us for the Annual Thomas S. Inui Lecture on Thursday, March 7th at 1:30 pm at Harvard Medical School. This year’s guest speaker is Fiona Godlee, MD, Editor in Chief of The BMJ.

December 20, 2018

DPM Faculty elected to the American Society for Clinical Investigation

Congratulations to Department of Population Medicine faculty members Emily Oken and Maryam Asgari on their election to the American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI).