Longwood Medical Area

Located in the heart of Boston, the Longwood Medical Area features 21 medical and academic institutions. These include internationally-renowned institutions such as Brigham and Women's Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston Children's Hospital, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Joslin Diabetes Center.

Four of the nation's top five recipients of National Institute of Health (NIH) research funding are Longwood institutions. Longwood also is home to Harvard's medical, dental and public health schools. Simmons' affiliations with these top health care institutions, combined with Boston's many high tech and research institutions, provide excellent clinical affiliations and career opportunities for students.

Map of Longwood Medical Area

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Click the map above to view the following nearby institutions:

  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, east campus
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, west campus
  • Boston Medical Center
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Boston Children's Hospital
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Harvard School for Public Health
  • Harvard Vanguard
  • Mass College of Pharmacy
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Tufts Medical Center