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LGBTQ+ POC Ally Training

LGBTQ+ POC Ally Training that the Queer Activist Collective is hosting along with BU Student Government and Umoja: BU’s Black Student Union next Tuesday (7/7) 5:30-7:30 pm EDT! This interactive training will be led by Dr. Tanya O. Williams (she/her) and Chris Haigh (they/them).  Participants will learn about whiteness within the LGBTQ+ rights movement, the […]

July 16 – NRSA Grant Writing Workshop: Feedback on Training Plans

Receive feedback on your training plan for your NRSA grant. Drafts must be submitted to hender@bu.edu two days before the workshop. Sign up to receive reminder e-mails. Web Site: Register: https://tinyurl.com/BEST7620 Contact: Kimberly Arena | gmssa@bu.edu | (617) 358-9554 Date: Thursday, July 16 | 2-4 p.m. Location: Virtual, please register to receive link

Safe Return to BUMC Update

This week we began the incremental resumption of research activities on the Medical Campus. Labs are beginning to ramp up following approval of each lab’s plan to keep a safe density of lab members, to have available PPE and cleaning supplies, and to use best practices to reduce transmission of infection in careful compliance with […]

Coronavirus Information

Boston University is monitoring the outbreak of the respiratory illness caused by a novel coronavirus. Visit this page for ongoing update information. COVID-19 Submit a question to GMS Safe Return to BUMC Updates Back 2 BU Information President Brown’s Letter- Community Health for Return to Campus in Fall All Letters from Office of the President […]

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Social Justice Resources

As we continue to grapple with the painful events surrounding race, violence and police brutality in America, we encourage our students, faculty and staff to engage in learning and reflection on the experiences of people of color in our country. You can check out a list of Social Justice resources on our DEI page, by […]

Student Updates & Wellness Resources

Wellness & Your Health GMS – Your Health is Important Graduate Student Support Group,  meets Wednesdays from 5:00-5:50pm;  call 617-353-3569 to join Behavioral Health Services  Wellbeing Project Resources SHS Tips for Managing Anxiety How to keep moving wherever you are – Fitness & Recreation Center (FitRec) See the GMS Wellness Webpage SHS Virtual Workshops Mindfulness Meditation: Mondays […]

6/3/2020 A Conversation on Race and Policing

This Wednesday there will be a BUMC-wide forum for conversation about recent police violence and deaths in the African American community, including George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor.  This forum is organized and hosted by campus DEI faculty and student leaders from the School of Public Health, School of Medicine, GMS and the School […]

Russek Day (5/21-5/22)

On May 21st and 22nd, BU faculty and students came together to celebrate the accomplishments of our PhD graduate students doing their thesis research on the Medical and Charles River campuses under the administration and care of Graduate Medical Sciences. This Student Achievement Day awards program was started twenty six years ago in the name of […]