Category: Research

Summer Undergraduate Research Program Begins May 31st

May 18th, 2011 in Academics, General News, Research

GMS welcomes  students in the Summer Undergraduate Research Program.  This is  a rigorous ten week  summer program for  undergraduate students interested in achieving a  Ph.D.  in biomedical research, especially those students from groups underrepresented in the biomedical sciences. The program starts May 31, 2011 and will continue through August 5, 2011.

GMS Doctoral Student Nadia Krasner Selected for 2011 ASN Predoctoral Fellowship

March 25th, 2011 in General News, Research

Nadia Krasner, a PhD student in the Graduate Program in Medical Nutrition Sciences, has been selected to receive a $5,000 fellowship through the American Society of Nutrition. The award recognizes Ms. Krasner’s excellence in her proposed project Does GLP-1 Mediated Activation of AMPK have an Anti-Inflammatory Effect in Vascular Endothelium.

BU Science and Engineering Day – Abstracts due 2/28/11

February 10th, 2011 in Academics, Research

All graduate students in a degree-granting program at Boston University who are also engaged in research in any area of science, engineering, mathematics, medicine or health are invited to participate in BU Science and Engineering Day.

The symposium will take place on Wednesday, March 23, 2011  in Metcalf Hall at the George Sherman Union.

This event is intended to honor and celebrate research by our graduate students and has been held at Boston University for more than ten years. During that time the number and quality of research presentations has grown enormously, as has the number of awards presented.

The abstract submission form for the 2011 Boston University Science and Engineering Day is now online.

The abstract submission deadline is 11:59 PM EST on Monday, February 28, 2011. Upon submission, students are responsible for corresponding with their advisors to ensure approval of their abstract by 11:59 PM EST on Monday, March 7, 2011.  Abstracts that are not approved by the deadline, regardless of the reason, will not have a designated location at the event.


Registration for Program in Responsible Conduct

January 14th, 2011 in Research

Registration for the 2/10 and 3/11  sessions of the Program in Responsible Conduct of Research is ongoing for all graduate students & post-doctoral fellows  for program.   Please review the following links for further information on registration and upcoming training classes.