Our Mission

The Massachusetts General Hospital Research Institute is the largest hospital-based research enterprise in the United States, with a community of over 10,000 people working across more than 30 institutes, centers, and departments.

Embedded within Mass General, the Research Institute is built on a culture of excellence, compassion and groundbreaking scientific achievement. Our researchers work side-by-side with physicians—in the lab, in the clinic, and at the bedside—harnessing the latest technological advancements to foster discovery at every stage.

We partner with academia, industry, governments, philanthropists and our community to prevent disease, make medical innovation sustainable, and find cures to improve the lives of our patients and those across the globe.

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