Harkness Fellowships in Health Care Policy and Practice

The Commonwealth Fund's Harkness Fellowships in Health Care Policy and Practice provide a unique opportunity for mid-career health services researchers and practitioners from Australia, Canada, France, Germany, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden, and the United Kingdom to spend up to 12 months in the United States, conducting original research and working with leading U.S. health policy experts. Read a Harkness Fellowships brochure for more information.

2015-16 Harkness Application deadlines:

September 15, 2014: Australia and New Zealand
November 17, 2014: Canada, Germany, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, and the United Kingdom
December 15, 2014: France

About the Fellowship
Harkness Brochure
The Fellowships: Overview and Interview with Director Robin Osborn
Harkness Fellowships Webinars
Frequently Asked Questions

Apply for the Harkness Fellowship
Eligibility, Review, and Selection Criteria
Application Process & Suggested Project Themes
Harkness Application
Individuals to Contact for Further Information

Harkness Fellows and Staff
Harkness Fellowship Experience: Fellow and Mentor Interviews
Fellowship Seminars
Fellowship Award
Harkness Fellowship Partners
International Program in Health Policy and Innovation Staff
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Harkness Fellows Interactive (1925–1997)
Harkness Fellowship Alumni

Harkness Fellow Publications

The Harkness Fellowship: An Overview with Robin Osborn

Featured fellow

Ursula Koch, 2013-14 Harkness Fellow
Harkness/Careum Fellow in Health Care Policy and Practice
Head, Division of National Prevention Program
Federal Office of Public Health
Harkness Project Title: Transforming Academic Health Center Teaching Practices into Patient-Centered Medical Homes Mentor: Russell S. Phillips, M.D. (Harvard Medical School) Co-Mentor: Bruce E. Landon, M.D. (Harvard Medical School) Placement: Harvard Medical School Biography...