Research, Discovery & Innovation

Author: Discover Brigham

Charles N. Serhan, PhD, DSc

Department of Anesthesiology Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Simon Gelman Professor of Anesthesia, Harvard Medical School


Ursula Kaiser, MD

Brigham Research Institute Director (2020-2022)
Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
Professor, Harvard Medical School

English as a Second Language

The English as a Second Language (ESL) course is offered each semester at the Brigham by FLS International Language School. The course is geared towards postdoctoral fellows. It is designed

Faculty Career Development Awards

The purpose of this award is to provide transitional funding to enhance productivity and growth during the early critical years of an academic career when junior faculty must teach, do research, compete for grants, publish, and practice at the same time they may be assuming increased family or other responsibilities. The award provides $30,000 plus 15% overhead to support activities that contribute to the individual’s academic career development.

Research Staff Excellence Awards

Two awards of $1,000 are available. Research Assistants/Technicians and Clinical Research Coordinators at the Brigham are eligible to apply.

Grants & Funding Resources

Researchers can search for funding, get resources for writing grants, find out about the latest funding opportunities at the Brigham and sign up for our Friday Funding Opportunities Newsletter.

Mental Health Resource Guide

There are a number of different mental health resources available for employees at the Brigham, including trainings, apps and other programs such as childcare support.