Mass General Brigham Global Advisory

Transforming health care globally. Together.

A world-leading health care system

Mass General Brigham is an integrated academic health care system founded by Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital—two of America's leading academic medical centers and Harvard Medical School's largest teaching hospitals. It consists of 16 institutions that include world-renowned medical centers, top-ranked specialty hospitals, and one of the United States’ best and largest rehabilitation systems. We have over 6,200 Harvard-affiliated physicians and 78,000 employees.

Committed to improving health care beyond borders

Across our system, Mass General Brigham shares a mission to improve health care globally with the brightest minds, leading-edge research and innovation, and the most advanced medical knowledge and experience.

Our hospitals provide medical treatment and care for patients from more than 140 countries each year. In addition, we have been a trusted collaborator to organizations in over 40 countries for the past 30 years to support and build local health care capacity and drive transformative, sustainable improvements.

Mass General Brigham's vision is to build the integrated academic health care system of the future with patients at the center, transforming care, improving outcomes, and expanding our impact locally, nationally, and globally.

Anne Klibanski, M.D.
President and CEO
Mass General Brigham

World-renowned health care expertise

Mass General Brigham Global Advisory is designed to extend our hospitals’ capabilities and knowledge globally and aims to drive the innovative future of clinical, research, and educational collaborations worldwide.

By leveraging the expertise of clinical and administrative thought leaders from our health care system, Mass General Brigham Global Advisory is uniquely positioned to provide you with access to our broader health care and innovation system, including:

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Harvard-affiliated physicians

Access to Harvard-affiliated physicians and renowned professors of Harvard Medical School. Train and work alongside top clinical experts and professors.


Biopharma hub and industry collaborations

Our unique location in Boston, USA, has allowed us to collaborate with leaders across the life sciences industry.

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Best in nursing

Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital are two of only 9% of hospitals in the United States to earn Magnet Recognition for nursing excellence. Our nursing leaders have created curriculum worldwide to train the next generation of nursing leaders.


Clinical excellence

World-renowned clinical expertise and dedication to developing new and improved methods of care delivery and treatments. Our Mass General Brigham hospitals are consistently ranked among the best in the U.S.


International experience

With over 30 years’ experience, we provide consulting and advisory services across the globe. Our physician, nurse, allied health, and administrative leaders know how to create solutions and adapt strategies to international health care environments.


Top in research

We are a leader in medical research and discovery. With nearly $2 billion dollars in research activity, Mass General Brigham has the largest hospital-based research program in the U.S.  There are over 2,700 ongoing clinical trials, including nearly 100 for COVID-19.

Our services

We recognize that increasing value and continuously improving quality are essential to maintaining excellence in the ever-changing health care environment. As such, we look for new ways to work together with organizations throughout the world to raise standards of care and improve the health of local communities, optimize operational performance, and deliver better value for patients, all the while helping you achieve your vision and creating and enhancing your own leading brands.

Our Harvard-affiliated physicians and subject matter experts work with new and established hospitals, health care systems, and health-oriented projects worldwide.  

Our premier services and deepest, long-term partnerships occur through our Advisory Services team. These strategic collaborations offer the highest level of clinical engagement and business alignment between your organization and Mass General Brigham. Multi-year partnerships with our renowned subject-matter experts build long-term, collaborative bonds between your organization and our medical and leadership teams. Together, we develop and deliver custom solutions for your local and regional needs, challenges and growth goals. 

Most importantly, we don’t provide an assessment or recommendations alone – we are your partners in execution, guiding and working alongside you in the challenges of bringing complex health care projects and services to life. Through hundreds of trips and hundreds of hours of communication between our organizations’ clinical providers and leaders, we integrate Mass General Brigham’s world-class best practices into your organization at the strategic, tactical, cultural, and infrastructure levels. 

This broad and in-depth type of collaboration can be provided to your organization in all areas of health care operations, including:

  • Strategic planning, governance, and design

    The Mass General Brigham system includes small- to medium-sized community and specialty hospitals, outpatient, and large, general hospitals. Our strategists and operations and design experts can translate ideation into a new hospital of integrated health care system offering or refine health delivery and processes already in operation.

  • Center of Excellence and clinical planning

    Whether enhancing an existing service line to provide subspecialty expertise or developing an entirely new Center of Excellence, we offer the clinical depth and breadth of skilled physicians and administrators across our system. Our expertise spans virtually all specialties and subspecialties of medicine across virtual, outpatient, home health, rehabilitation, and inpatient settings.

  • Education and training

    As teaching hospitals for Harvard Medical School, we have a very strong orientation toward teaching and learning, placing the utmost value on education to best serve patients and one another. Our experts deliver virtual and in-person symposia, receive observers from your organizations at our facilities in Boston, offer mentoring programs, as well as leadership development training.

  • Branding and marketing

    Our specialized international health care marketing team partners with you to describe your engagement with Mass General Brigham and provides advisory services in health care marketing. Long-term, substantial advisory engagements with Mass General Brigham could be considered for a collaboration brand license.

  • And more

    Other areas of advisory services include clinical and organizational simulation facility design, research management, equipment assessment, quality and safety consultation, information systems, analytics and data security, digital health, and workforce development.

For hospitals already well-established in their local communities who share our deep commitment to clinical excellence, the Mass General Brigham Global Alliance offers a formal membership to align with Mass General Brigham. The Global Alliance provides members with access to Mass General Brigham’s five top-ranked research and teaching hospitals in one membership, giving our members unmatched depth and breadth of subject-matter expertise from medical leaders devoted to helping enhance your clinical operations and reputation.

Mass General Brigham Global Alliance members benefit from the following services:

  • Knowledge extension

    Our physicians and subject matter experts provide specialized advice to meet your organization’s strategic priorities and needs. The consulting topics may include clinical program assessment and enhancement, quality and safety, research design and management, patient care services, staff and leadership development, and more.

  • Specialized education

    Our experts deliver customized educational programs with clearly defined learning objectives, per your organization’s needs. These programs often include observerships, conferences and symposia, and education sessions.

  • Telemedicine services

    Telemedicine refers to electronic, asynchronous physician-to-physician consultations intended to foster professional collaboration and knowledge sharing. Our specialists review complex cases with your physicians and provide written electronic opinions on the diagnoses or treatment plans.

  • Co-branding and co-marketing

    Mass General Brigham’s marketing team will collaborate with your organization to provide branding and marketing guidelines and support to promote and elevate your brand.

How can we help you?

Get in touch with our team to learn how Mass General Brigham can help your organization to achieve your goals and improve health care in your community.

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