Our Mission


The mission of Harvard Medical School is to create and nurture a diverse community of the best people committed to leadership in alleviating human suffering caused by disease. The Harvard Medical School Center for Global Health Delivery–Dubai is committed to fulfill this mission through a focus on optimizing the last phase of health care delivery through:

  1. Research - Conducting and publishing cutting edge health delivery research on innovative approaches to addressing health problems of critical importance to the region and world
  2. Education - Training the next generation of scholars and practitioners from Dubai and the region in global health delivery
  3. Global Health Delivery - Creating a space at the Center's facilities in Dubai that will serve as an important regional hub for discussions and policy formulation on health problems of critical importance to Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, the region, and the world