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The Wellman Center for Photomedicine...
Using and understanding light and its effects to improve health and advance medical science. Wellman’s multi-disciplinary faculty focuses on investigating the effects of light on human biology and discovering new diagnostic and therapeutic uses of light.
   

Bill Gates Picks Guillermo Tearney, MD's "Gut Probe in a Pill" as One of the 10 Inventions of Breakthrough Technologies Featured in MIT Technology Review.  MORE>>

Watch Bill Gates' Fox Business Interview "Top Breakthrough Technologies to Watch" – Includes Device Developed by MGH Investigator Gary Tearney.  MORE>>

The Women’s Dermatologic Society 7th Annual Legacy Celebration honored Lynn Drake, MD
The celebration was held on March 1, 2019 at the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, DC.  MORE>>

Dr. Tayyaba Hasan elected to the National Academy of Inventors as a Fellow
Fellows Induction Ceremony will be held on April 11, 2019.  MORE>>

The HST-Wellman Summer Institute for Biomedical Optics Program: June 3 - August 8, 2019
This intensive 10-week program provides undergraduate student participants with research experience in the field of biomedical optics.  MORE>>

Save the Date: 14th Annual Harvard Medical School CME
Laser & Aesthetic Skin Therapy: What's the Truth?
October 4 - 5, 2019
Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center, Boston, MA
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Wellman’s multi-disciplinary faculty focuses on investigating the effects of light on human biology and discovering new diagnostic and therapeutic uses of light. The integration of biological, physical, and clinical scientists within a premier academic medical center accounts for the Center's success in translating research into real world medical solutions and in training the next generation of scientists.

Research Studies at the Wellman Center for Photomedicine
Do you want to participate in a research study happening at the Wellman Center for Photomedicine? We are recruiting volunteers to be patients for research studies.  MORE>>






One of five Thematic Research Centers at the Massachusetts General Hospital, a teaching laboratory for the Harvard Medical School and an educational and training affiliate of the Health Sciences and Technology program at MIT.





To learn how you can support the important work done at Wellman, please contact:

Kate Gutierrez
Senior Director of Development for Research
MGH Development Office
617-726-9234