The Harvard PhD in Health Policy, awarded by the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, is an interdisciplinary collaborative program among six Harvard University faculties. CHDS is home to the decision sciences concentration of the program.


Meet our students, learn about their research, activities, and interests.


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Featured Students: Incoming Doctoral Cohort

Featured Students: Incoming Doctoral Cohort

Lyndon James and Karen Smith join the PhD Program for the Fall semester. James joins the program as a medical doctor from the UK, and Smith as a Research Assistant at Brigham and Women’s.