Namesakes

Six Distinguished Figures

The Academies of Advisors Programs consists of six academies named in honor of six distinguished individuals who reflect the strengths, diversity, and history of Boston University School of Medicine.

These remarkable individuals serve as role models for medical students and faculty to look upon as inspiration for their present-day work.

  • Mary Jane Safford, M.D.
  • Rebecca Lee Crumpler, M.D.
  • Chester Scott Keefer, M.D., D.Sc
  • Louis W. Sullivan, M.D.
  • Franz J. Ingelfinger, M.D.
  • Robert W. Wilkins, M.D.