We work with clinicians, administrators, students, designers, developers and industry – just to name a few. Interested in working with us?   Below are descriptions of some of the areas in which we might collaborate.

Internal Partners:

  • Ether Dome Challenge – Run our open innovation contest in your department!
  • Novelline Innovation Speaker Series – Attend our next event featuring subject matter experts from all areas of healthcare and innovation.
  • House Staff Program in Healthcare Innovation– A monthly event series for MGH house staff interested in learning about emerging healthcare technologies, care delivery innovation and implementation science.
  • HTL Innovator in Residence – Clinicians interested in working with the HTL may spend a research rotation working on a project in collaboration with the Lab.
  • Applied Research Fellowship in Healthcare Innovation – This one year action-learning program provides a unique opportunity for healthcare professionals interested in hands-on care delivery transformation projects to make an impact on the front lines. Applications for 2021-2022 open now through September 30, 2020.
  • Digital Health Guidance – If you are undertaking a digital health project, HTL offers guidance to help you identify potential collaborators, develop research proposals, navigate regulatory offices, and implement your project.

External Partners:

  • Maximizing Impact – We bridge the gap between promising healthcare innovation startups and front line clinical pain points in order to ensure the translation of ideas and prototypes into sustainable solutions.
  • Digital Health & Innovation Research – Whether the goal is to clinically validate technology or to test a new use case, we partner with industry, as well as start-ups, to study the impact of healthcare delivery interventions.

We also work with students, designers and many other subject matter experts on a wide range of projects.



If you have a project or collaboration opportunity that may be a good fit, please feel free to contact us with your pitch!