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BU CTSI Awarded $38.3 Million Renewal from NIH

May 28th, 2020

BU’s Clinical and Translational Science Institute (BU CTSI), led by Dr. David Center, Chief of the section of Pulmonary, Allergy, Sleep and Critical Care,  has been awarded $38.3 million in renewal funding from the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). “This renewal, More

May 21st, 2020

Appointments & Promotions – April ’20

May 5th, 2020

Welcome to the Department of Medicine! Appointments Gaelle Cottan-Brun, MD, Instructor General Internal Medicine Ian Downs, MD, Instructor General Internal Medicine Sadie Elisseou, MD, Adjunct Instructor General Internal Medicine Sarah Phillips, MD, Instructor Geriatrics

Perspectives From the Frontlines

May 1st, 2020

As the largest safety-net hospital in New England, Boston Medical Center cares for the most vulnerable and often under-served communities in Boston and is currently caring for the second highest number of COVID-19 patients in the city. Drs. James Hudspeth and Sarah Kimball of the Department's Section of General Internal Medicine... More

Dr. Kevin Wilson Among Expert U.S. Panel that Developed NIH COVID-19 Treatment Guidelines

May 1st, 2020

Kevin Wilson, MD, professor of Pulmonary, Allergy, Sleep & Critical Care Medicine, is among a panel of 30 U.S. physicians, statisticians and other experts which has developed treatment guidelines for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). These guidelines, intended for healthcare providers, are based on published and preliminary data and the clinical expertise... More

DOM Insights on COVID-19

May 1st, 2020

Joshua Barocas, MD KISS 108 Matty in the Morning | Dr. Joshua Barocas Calls In Huffington Post | Social Distancing: Can You Hang Out With Friends If You Stay 6 Feet Apart? STAT | The coronavirus pandemic could transform our health care system — for the better WBUR | Hospitals Seeing Rise In Coronavirus Cases A Week... More

Support IM Residents COVID-19 Relief Fund

April 30th, 2020

As Boston Medical Center cares for the second largest volume of COVID-19 patients in Boston, our internal medicine trainees, as well as all our hospital personnel, have demonstrated a level of dedication and professionalism every step of the way. Help support them while they are on the frontlines by making... More

GIM’s Debra Paarz Awarded BU’s 2020 Perkins Award

April 27th, 2020

BU’s 2020 Perkins Awards for Distinguished Service Announced Awardees Colin Riley, Kim Richards, Debra Paarz will be honored at a ceremony held later Congratulations to Debra Paarz A quarter-century BU veteran, Paarz has spent most of the last two decades with MED’s 120-instructor general internal medicine section, currently serving as its administrator—which now... More