Richard Platt, MD, MSc

Executive Director

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute 

401 Park Drive, Suite 401 East

Boston, MA  02215


  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts
  • Year established: 1993
  • Active studies: 178 in 2016
  • Peer-reviewed publications: 148 in 2016
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Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

  • Headquarters: Wellesley, Massachusetts
  • Year established: 1969
  • CEO: Eric H. Schultz, MBA
  • CMO: Michael Sherman, MD, MBA, MS
  • Patients/members served: 1,233,723
  • Areas served: Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire
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The mission of Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute is to improve health care delivery and population health through innovative research and teaching. To learn more, visit



Special Research Facilities

  • Research Support Data Center

Top 3 Funding Agencies

  • Food and Drug Administration
  • National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
  • Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality