About Us

The Department of Population Medicine (DPM) in the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute is a research and teaching partnership between Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Harvard Medical School. As the nation's first medical school appointing department based in a health plan, we are strategically positioned to improve population health and health care delivery locally, nationally, and internationally.

The Department is housed in the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, a limited liability corporation of Harvard Pilgrim Health Care that includes DPM and the Office of Sponsored Programs. We are one of 15 Harvard Medical School affiliates. In 2021, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care combined with Tufts Health Plan, creating Point32Health.


Who Works at DPM?

We are > 200 staff, faculty, research scientists, and fellows working with hundreds of institutional and individual collaborators around the globe. We have a diverse collection of talents, expertise, and backgrounds, creating a rich collaborative environment.

Learn more about what it means to work here.


Join Us!

We are always looking for new team members to help us tackle important problems. Check out our job listings* and apply today!

*To search for staff positions at DPM/the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, filter by “Boston” under Locations.