Technology and Tools for Remote Teaching

Find the right tools to meet your online learning needs

NOTE: HMS Online Teaching Tools are not HIPAA-Compliant

Zoom, Canvas, and all other Harvard-licensed online media and remote teaching technology are not HIPAA-compliant, and cannot be used to share any patient information or clinical/telemedicine sessions.  Any clinical case information must be fully de-identified through physical or digital redactions prior to its live or on-demand educational delivery.

Faculty, residents, fellows, and hospital-based staff wishing to use Hospital-licensed, HIPAA-Compliant technology for HMS UME purposes should consult with their local compliance departments to determine eligibility and participant verification requirements.

24/7 Canvas Support

HMS Canvas: 1-833-574-1136
HUIT Canvas: 844-326-4466
For questions related to technology for education, contact Teaching & Learning Technologies at or 617-432-1173.