GMS Administrative Staff

The Division of Graduate Medical Sciences administration is an indispensable part of the BUSM community. Our staff supports the education, success and well-being of over 900 graduate students and postdocs throughout their career at Boston University School of Medicine. Please visit our office or use the directory below.

Dr. HymanLinda Hyman, Ph.D.
Associate Provost, GMS
Professor, Microbiology
Room L-317

Dr. Linda Hyman assumed the position of Associate Provost for the Division of Graduate Medical Sciences in 2009.  She formerly served as Vice Provost for Health Science at Montana State University and Director of the WWAMI Medical Education Program.  There, she also acted as Assistant Dean for Regional Affairs at the University of Washington School of Medicine.  An accomplished and active scientist with expertise in molecular genetics, Dr. Hyman holds the appointment of Professor of Microbiology at Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Hyman earned her undergraduate degree at the State University of New York at Albany, followed by a master’s and doctoral degree at Brandeis University. She also completed a post-doctoral fellowship at Tufts University School of Medicine. She then began her professional career at Tulane University School of Medicine, where she became a tenured associate professor in 2003. Dr. Hyman’s priorities outside of her role as associate provost and professor include advising and professional development for students and post-docs.

Meet My Staff

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Hee-Young Park, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean, GMS
Chair; Department of Medical Sciences and Education
Stephen Brady, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean, GMS
Director, Mental Health Counseling Program
Professor of Psychology
Andrew Henderson, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean, GMS Associate Professor of Medicine
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Theresa A. Davies, Ph.D.
Director, M.S. Oral Health Sciences Program;
Assistant Professor of Medical Sciences & Education
Gwynneth D. Offner, Ph.D.
Director, M.S. Medical Sciences Program;
Associate Professor of Medicine
Lynese Wallace, MPH
Manager of Diversity & Outreach 
Millie Chelsea
Kimberly Arena
Executive Assistant to the Associate Provost
Millie Agosto
Chelsea Epler, Ph.D.
Program Director, BU’s BEST
Sherill Kayleigh
Sherill Ashe
Financial Aid Administrator
Kayleigh Klegraefe, M.S.
Assistant Director of
Graduate Affairs
Teresa (Bella) Garrison
Graduate Affairs & Data Administrator
Francisco Patiño, M.T.S.
Program Administrator
Ali Grise
Master Medical Science Program Administrator
Fadie Coleman, PhD, MA
Director, B.S. Biomedical Laboratory & Clinical Sciences Program
Assistant Professor of Medical Sciences & Education
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Sarah Hokanson
Director, Professional Development & Postdoctoral Affairs
Kate Baker
Program Manager, Professional Development & Postdoctoral Affairs
Israel De La Cruz
Financial Manage