Explore Our Academic Programs
An HST education gives you a robust foundation in science, engineering, medicine, and scholarly research, along with the flexibility to explore the topics that interest you most.
HST MD Program
Gain a solid grounding in the foundational sciences underlying health and disease, combined with the extensive clinical training of a traditional medical school curriculum.
HST MEMP PhD Program
Ground yourself in the technical discipline of your choice. Study biomedical sciences side-by-side with MD students. Directly experience patient care and clinical decision making through hands-on clinical courses. Integrate these multiple perspectives as you tackle a research project at the intersection of science, technology, and medicine.
GEMS Certificate Program
Are you a current doctoral student at MIT? Learn how advances in basic science and engineering can become therapies and tools for improving human health.
HST Summer Institute for Biomedical Optics
Are you an undergraduate interested in exploring your potential? Consider our nine-week summer program offering research experiences in biomedical engineering and science, with emphasis on the field of biomedical optics.