Community Medicine Unit (CMU)

The Community Medicine Unit, directed by Dr. Christopher Shanahan, was incorporated

in 2002. Its mission is to support the development and management of community focused

clinical, educational, and research programs.

Community Medicine Unit Programs

Joint Hire Program

Community-Based / Liaison – Network Development

Primary Care Residency Training Program

Community-Based Research

Important Links for BUSM Community Faculty

These are some pertinent links to assist in application for a faculty appointment at BUSM. If you have questions, please contact Debra Paarz, at 617-414-5013 or Christopher Shanahan at 617-414-4562.

Faculty Appointments and Promotions

About Appointments and Promotions: from the BUSM Bylaws

Guidelines for Faculty Appointments and Promotions in the Department of Medicine

Boston Health Net

Massachusetts Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP)