Departmental News

Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine: New News Summer 2020

By dekiley
September 2nd, 2020 in Uncategorized.

Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine: New News Summer 2020 Announcements During the 2020 SARS CoV-2 pandemic Pathology Laboratory Sciences graduate students past and present stepped up to support the department in a major way. Manisha Cole (GMS 2021) and recent graduates Kyle de la Cena (GMS 2020) and Morgan Thompson (2017) have been instrumental in setting up... More

Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine: New News Spring 2020

By dekiley
May 29th, 2020 in Uncategorized.

Please find below a summary of reported activities in the department. As Summer approaches we are emerging from a most remarkable experience of dealing with the SARS Cov-2 pandemic.  Our clinical laboratory team: Lab Medicine, Pathology and colleagues in the CReM brought clinical testing forward to support the hospital, in... More

COVID-19 Essential Service: March 23, 2020

By dekiley
March 23rd, 2020 in Uncategorized.

COVID-19 ESSENTIAL SERVICES EXHIBIT A OF THE ORDER OF THE GOVERNOR ASSURING CONTINUED OPERATION OF ESSENTIAL SERVICES IN THE COMMONWEALTH, CLOSING CERTAIN WORKPLACES AND PROHIBITING GATHERINGS OF MORE THAN 10 PEOPLE March 23, 2020 Governor Charlie Baker issued an emergency order requiring all businesses and organizations that do not provide “COVID-19 Essential Services” to close their... More

A Message from Kate Walsh

By Elizabeth R Duffy
March 13th, 2020 in Uncategorized.

Dear Colleagues, Over the past week, the COVID-19 situation has progressed rapidly, with the World Health Organization officially declaring it a pandemic and Governor Baker declaring a state of emergency in Massachusetts. We’ve already felt this significant change, not just on our BMC Health System, but in each of our lives... More

From BMC Communications: COVID-19 Updates; 3/13 @ 8:09 AM

By dekiley
March 13th, 2020 in Uncategorized.

FROM BMC COMMUNICATION: Dear Colleagues, Please read below for today’s updates. A Note about Mask Usage and Conservation No employee should have a mask on as they walk through the hospital unless they are caring for a patient on precautions in that patient’s room, or are transporting a patient on precautions. We need everyone’s... More

COVID-19 Information; 3/12/2020 @ 6:56 AM

By dekiley
March 12th, 2020 in Uncategorized.

Boston University Medical Campus Office of the Associate Provost GMS Dear GMS Faculty, Staff, and Students, Today’s letters from President Brown is the university’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic and how we will make adjustments in the interests of all our BU community members. The change to remote teaching will begin next Monday... More

COVID-19 Information; 3/12/2020 @ 6:54 AM

By dekiley
March 12th, 2020 in Uncategorized.

Dear Colleagues: Study teams should be thinking about possible disruptions as a result of the COVID 19 novel coronavirus.  The IRB has posted a set of FAQs that will be updated frequently.  You can also contact the IRB at medirb@bu.edu or 617-358-5372. Sincerely, John F. Ennever MD, PhD, CIP Director, Office of Human Research... More

COVID-19 Notice; 03/12/2020 @6:53 AM

By dekiley
March 12th, 2020 in Uncategorized.

  To: BUSM Faculty, Staff and Students From: Karen Antman, MD, BUMC Provost and BUSM Dean Date: March 11, 2020 Re: COVID-19 Update BU President Brown's letter today explains the University’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. All non-clinical teaching will be online from March 16 through at least April 13, 2020.  Third- and fourth-year MD Students on clinical rotations will... More

COVID-19 News

By dekiley
March 11th, 2020 in Uncategorized.

Boston University Office of the President One Silber Way Boston, Massachusetts 02215 March 11, 2020 Dear Friends, Over the past few months, our leadership team has closely monitored the growing impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak both internationally and locally. Our first priority is to ensure the health and well-being of our community, while also... More

Pathology & Laboratory Medicine News Items – Winter 2019-2020

By dekiley
January 31st, 2020 in Uncategorized.

  Pathology & Laboratory Medicine News Items – Winter 2019-2020 Announcements: Congratulations: Liz Duffy, MA has been appointed our new Masters Graduate Program Director Beverley Orr, MT (ASCP) has accepted the position and role of Operations Director for Pathology & Laboratory Medicine effective Feb 3rd, 2020. Amanda Araujo, almost MS graduate, gave... More