All students, faculty and staff on the BU Medical Campus are encouraged to submit artwork of any medium to the 25th annual “Art Days” by March 27. To submit your artwork, contact Keith Tornheim, PhD, at 617-638-8296 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Henry I. Russek Student Achievement Day will take place this year on Friday May 1st. Our Keynote Speaker and Visiting Professor will be the distinguished leader in the field of Cancer Biology, Dr. David M. Livingston, Emil Frei Professor of Medicine in the Department of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Professor in the Department of Genetics, and the Chairman of the Executive Committee for Research at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
The submission of abstracts for poster presentations and the abstract/award packets will be due on April 3rd. Please see the Russek Day page for abstract and award packet submission details.
Sign–up for May Commencement is ongoing. In order to sign-up you must have submitted your diploma application. The deadline for commencement sign-up is March 13th for doctoral students and March 31st for Master’s students.
Details will come by email following submission of the diploma application which can be found on the Student Forms page. If you are graduating in September and would like to walk in May Commencement submit your diploma application ASAP.
If you have questions regarding Commencement sign-up please contact Dan Stultz at email@example.com and provide your name, email and degree program.
Please see the Commencement page for additional details and regalia ordering.
The Division of Graduate Medical Sciences will be hosting Webinars for prospective applicants considering enrollment in the M.S. in Oral Health Sciences (OHS) program on April 8. For more information see Prospective Students Webinar page.
Boston University (BU) is one of seventeen institutions to receive the prestigious Broadening Experience in Scientific Training (BEST) award by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The five-year, $1.8 million award will provide biomedical research trainees from across the University with enhanced training to help PhD students and postdoctoral trainees prepare for careers beyond conventional academic research.
BEST Launch Reception Tuesday 11/18 in Hiebert Lounge 4-5:30.
There will be an open session for all GMS International students on Monday 10/20 in L307 entitled “Aademic Code of Conduct: Plagiarism & Cheating”.
The Boston University School of Medicine, Division of Graduate Medical Sciences Office of Postdoctoral Affairs cordially invites BUMC postdocs, their PI’s and Administrative staff who support postdocs to attend the National Postdoc Appreciation Week celebration activities (Sept. 17 – 21) which include “Careers in Communicating Science: Journals, Blogs, Netcasts and Tweets” Talk on Monday, Ice Cream Social on Tuesday, and movie, Losing Control on Thursday.
“Careers in Communicating Science: Journals, Blogs, Netcasts and Tweets” Talk by
Vincent Raceniello and Alan Dove, will take place on Monday, September 17, from
3:00 – 4:30 p.m. in room L-201/203 BU School of Medicine, 72 East Concord Street.
Refreshments will be served. RSVP by email to Yolanta.
The Ice Cream Social will take place at the School of Medicine on the Talbot Green on Tuesday, September 18, 2012, from 1:00 – 3:20 p.m. In case of bad weather, the Ice Cream Social will be held in the School of Medicine, Hiebert Lounge on the 14th floor. In addition to ice cream, there will be a raffle and giveaways. RSVP online at http://www.bumc.bu.edu/gms/gateway/professionaldevelopmentopdpa/post\-doc/professional-development/upcoming-events/rsvp-ice-cream-social/
The movie, Losing Control will take place at the Keefer Auditorium, 72 East Concord Street on Thursday, September 20, 2012 from 5:30 – 7:15 p.m., 7:15 – 7:50 p.m. Panel Discussion with the movie, Director, Valerie Weiss, and Leslie Zebrowitz, and Barb Cohen whose research and characters were based on and featured in the film. You may RSVP online at: http://www.bumc.bu.edu/gms/gateway/professionaldevelopmentopdpa/post\-doc/professional-development/upcoming-events/movie-losing-control/
These three exciting events were created to celebrate the contributions and achievements of BUMC postdocs and provide the opportunity to have fun and to meet other members of the community.
We all look forward seeing you in September for the National Postdoc Appreciation Week.