Emergency BU Alert BU Medical Campus OPEN Jan. 28, 2015 Boston University Medical Campus will be open Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. BUSM classes will be held as scheduled. Staff should check with their managers regarding work schedules. Medical, PA and GMS students who are assigned to inpatient services or clinics are expected to be present, if possible. Students who are assigned to outpatient services should check with their course director or the policy at the clinical site. GMS classes are canceled. Staff should check with their manager regarding their work schedules. The Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine will follow normal school hours. All Patient Treatment Centers will be open for patient care and all classes will be held as scheduled. BU School of Public Health classes are canceled; SPH non-essential staff may telecommute. Employees who are part of the BUMC parking program should park in your assigned lot or garage. The Boston parking ban is still in effect. For updated information, please call the weather/emergency hotline at 617-638-6886 or visit the BU Emergency Communications website at http://www.bu.edu/ehs/comm/

About Erica Harris

Erica Harris

Erica Harris, PhD, MPH
72 East Concord St.
Robinson Building, B528
Boston, MA 02118

Dr. Harris completed her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Virginia (UVA) in 2001, her Master of Public Health from Boston University (BU) in 2005 and her PhD in Behavioral Neursocience at BU in 2011. While at UVA, she had the opportunity to work on a spatial learning project with Alzheimer’s disease patients within the Department of Neurology at the University of Virginia Medical Center. After graduating from UVA, she worked at Duke University Medical Center on studies involving at-risk youths, aggression, substance abuse, and school transitions for adolescents. This work prompted her to pursue her MPH. She is currently a Grants Administrator (in the Evolutionary Neurobehavior Laboratory, www.bumc.bu.edu/len) in the Department of Neurology at the Boston University School of Medicine. She works on a variety of projects including sleep, Parkinson’s disease, pragmatic language skills, social cognition, dreams, the concept of the self, the frontal lobes, and the evolution of religion.

Primary teaching affiliate
of BU School of Medicine