Research in the Department of Medicine
Research Centers & Units
Analytic and Translational Genetics Unit (ATGU)
The ATGU focuses on the interpretation of individual genome sequence data for the discovery of the genetic underpinnings of human disease and for development of paradigms for clinical decision making.
The Biostatistics Center provides statistical and data management support to Mass General investigators and serves as a coordinating center for several projects supported by the National Institutes of
Center for Assessment Technology and Continuous Health (CATCH)
CATCH is a collaboration of experts discovering new health measurements and technology to better diagnose and treat diseases within a patient’s daily life.
Center for Immunology and Inflammatory Diseases (CIID)
CIID is a multidisciplinary research center focused on basic mechanisms of immunemediated inflammatory diseases. Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Unit
Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Unit (CTEU)
The CTEU advances the translation of discoveries into effective clinical interventions in chronic disease through epidemiologic investigation.
Disparities Research Unit (DRU)
DRU conducts innovative health and health services research focused on improving access and care for diverse populations.
Health Decision Science Center (HDSC)
HDSC is a multidisciplinary research group that seeks to foster shared decision making and implement sustainable decision aid delivery. We are committed to improving the quality of decisions made by
Health Policy Research Center
The Mongan Institute Health Policy Center at Mass General conducts research to inform, influence and improve health and health care across the United States.
Laboratory of Computer Science
The Laboratory of Computer Science supports the department's clinical and research information systems and conducts research into the application of computer technology.
Medical Practice Evaluation Center (MPEC)
MPEC works to improve clinical outcomes, increase value in health policy, and inform global public health through innovative research, collaboration and education.
The Mongan Institute
It is the mission of The Mongan Institute to support and advance research in the areas of population, policy and health care sciences.
Tobacco Research and Treatment Center (TRTC)
The mission of TRTC is to reduce the toll of tobacco-related disease.
Vaccine & Immunotherapy Center (VIC)
VIC was established to speed the translation of laboratory discoveries into new, cost-effective therapies and treatments to prevent and cure various forms of cancer and infectious diseases.
Research in the Department of Medicine
Allergy & Clinical Immunology Research
Explore current research projects in the Allergy & Clinical Immunology Unit.
Explore current research projects in the Endocrinology Division at Mass General.
The research mission of the Division of Gastroenterology is to advance the understanding, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases of the digestive tract, liver and pancreas.
General Internal Medicine Research
Researchers in the Division of General Internal Medicine focus on a full range of topics, from preventive medicine and population health to improving patient care and managing chronic disease.
Research within the division and at the Cancer Center focuses on exploring fundamental pathways which are critically altered in tumor cells, and in identifying novel genes.
Infectious Diseases Research
Learn about research and clinical trials conducted by the Division of Infectious Diseases at Mass General.
Explore our current research projects in the Mass General Division of Nephrology
Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine Research
Explore current research projects in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine or search our open clinical trials and medical research studies.
Explore current research projects in the Rheumatology Unit or search our open clinical trials.
About the Department of Medicine
The Department of Medicine at Mass General offers innovative, high-quality medical care, trains future medical leaders and produces research that advances science and improves care.