Participant Experience


Ranked among the highest-rated Harvard Medical School CME courses, past participants consistently report that this program has inspired and improved their clinical practice. Here are a number of comments about the course from recent attendees:

"The best broad scope educational series I have attended in 20 years."

"It is good to be among peers. For me the sense of community is pivotal."

"Every lecture seemed to be better than the previous."

"Appreciate the faculty very much, all outstanding and available for questions after lectures, all approachable and enthusiastic."

"The overall emphasis on being intellectually rigorous in evaluating both new and traditional therapeutic approaches was exceptional."

"This was a great conference. I appreciate that everything was run on time, all the time."

"I appreciate that each speaker was an engaging speaker, passionate in their field, current, knowledgeable, actively practicing and additionally publishing. Their attitude toward patient care was genuine."

"Quality of speakers overall was superior. Appreciated that the course was kept to a tight schedule."

"I’ve been coming to Harvard from the west coast for years. That should speak for itself."

"I have attended many, many conferences including several Mayo Clinic conferences, and your conference had both superior content and quality of speakers."

"The emphasis on mindfulness and balancing a strong work ethic and excellent care with self-care is critical to ongoing enthusiasm about primary care."

"The entire course was exceptional."

"Renewed my commitment to medicine."

"The lectures were captivating and the best review course I have ever attended." 

"Great presenters, great material and very well organized."

"The small groups were very helpful and the presenters very helpful in answering our day-to-day practice problems."

"The high quality of both delivery and information from the speakers, and research-based and current information, were superior."

"I have not seen this quality of presentation in most other CME courses."

"Amazing instructors, great opportunity to reconnect with colleagues, rejuvenate what is fun about practice."

"This course is just excellent. I have been attending this course as my only CME course for several years now and hope to be able to do so in the future. I learn something new every year."

"Overall focus on providing optimal care is unsurpassed."

"Coming from a place where there are limited comprehensive medical centers, I found all these evidence-based medicine recommendations great for initial management of my patients until further subspecialty is available to them."

"I am so lucky to have been part of the amazing week, listening to excellent presenters and taking home wonderful pearls."