Recognition

Awards 2015

Boston University

David Salant, M.D. was honored as BU Innovator of the Year

http://www.bu.edu/today/2015/a-new-diagnostic-for-kidney-disease/

American Heart Association

The American Heart Association has named Emelia Benjamin, M.D., ScM, the recipient of the 2015 Paul Dudley White Award.

Click on the link below to see the video played at the American Heart Association 2015 Heart Ball

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JFihkX_uMkI

Massachusetts Medical Society

The Massachusetts Medical Society has named Robert Lowe, M.D., the recipient of the 2015 Grant Rodkey Award for Outstanding Contributions to Medical Education.

National Kidney Foundation

David Salant, M.D. was awarded the 2015 Donald W. Seldin Award

Society of General Internal Medicine

Richard Saitz, M.D. was the winner of the 2015 Best Published Research Paper of the Year Award

Massachusetts Life Sciences Center

Boston University’s Center for Regenerative Medicine (CReM) was awarded $1.74 million to help build a new lung regeneration facility.

American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

David Center, M.D., Katya Ravid Ph.D., David Salant, M.D. were named Fellows of AAAS


Promotions 2015

 

Rivka Ayalon, M.D.- Assistant Professor in the Section of Nephrology

Gyorgy Baffy, M.D., Ph.D.- Adjunct Associate Professor in the Section of Gastroenterology

Sarah Bagley, M.D.- Assistant Professor in the Section of General Internal Medicine

Laurence Beck, M.D., Ph.D.-Associate Professor in the Section of Nephrology

Frances Blevins, P.A.- Instructor in the Section of Hematology and Oncology

Jose Cacicedo, Ph.D.- Assistant Professor in the Section of Endocrinology

Joanna D’Affliti, M.D.- Instructor in the Section of General Internal Medicine

Romy Christmann de Souza, M.D.- Assistant Professor in the Section of Rheumatology

Maureen Dubreuil, M.D.- Assistant Professor in the Section of Rheumatology

Jessica Fetterman, Ph.D.- Instructor in the Section of Cardiology

Donna Flaherty, M.S.N, R.N.- Instructor in the Section of Geriatrics

Jesse Gaeta, M.D.- Assistant Professor in the Section of General Internal Medicine

Thomas Gassert, M.D.- Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Section of General Internal Medicine

Noyan Gokce, M.D. -Professor of Medicine in the Section of Cardiology

Deepa Gopal, M.D., M.S.- Instructor in the Section of Cardiology

Amresh Hanchate, M.D.- Associate Professor in General Internal Medicine

William Evan Johnson, Ph.D.- Associate Professor in Computational Biomedicine

Gyungah Jun, Ph.D.- Adjunct Assistant Professor in Biomedical Genetics

Kalypso Karastergiou, M.D., Ph.D.- Instructor in the Section of Endocrinology

Donna Kelleher-Yassen, M.S.N.- Instructor in the Section of Endocrinology

Sarah Kimball, M.D.- Assistant Professor in the Section of General Internal Medicine

Naomi Ko, M.D., M.P.H.- Assistant Professor in the Section of Hematology and Oncology

Rossana Lau-Ng, M.D.- Instructor in the Section of Geriatrics

Kristen Lee, M.D.- Instructor in the Section of General Internal Medicine

Mi Jeong Lee, Ph.D.- Assistant Professor in the Section of Endocrinology

Rebecca LeLeiko, M.D.- Assistant Professor in the Section of General Internal Medicine

Marc Lenburg, M.D.- Professor of Medicine in the Section of Computational Biomedicine

Michelle Long, M.D.- Assistant Professor in the Section of Gastroenterology

Paola Massari, Ph.D.-Research Associate Professor in the Section of Infectious Diseases

Devin Mann, M.D.- Associate Professor in the Section of Preventive Medicine

Hanni Menn-Josephy, M.D.- Instructor in the Section of Nephrology

Devyani Misra, M.D.- Assistant Professor in the Section of Clinical Epidemiology

Hyung-Guen Moon, Ph.D.- Instructor of Medicine in the Section of Pulmonary

Gustavo Mostoslavsky, M.D., Ph.D.-Associate Professor in the Section of Gastroenterology

Marcello Panagia, M.D., D.Phil.- Assistant Professor in the Section of Cardiology

Lucia Plant, Ph.D.- Research Associate Professor in the Section of Endocrinology

Kathryn Quinn, NP- Instructor in the Section of Hematology-Oncology

Lee Quinton, Ph.D.- Associate Professor in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Marianne Rivard, ACNPC-AG-BC – Instructor of Medicine in the Section of Endocrinology

Marc Liesa Roig, Ph.D.- Assistant Professor in the Section of Endocrinology

Matthew Ronan, M.D.- Adjunct Instructor in the Section of General Internal Medicine

Fredrick Ruberg, M.D.- Associate Professor in the Section of Cardiovascular Medicine

Evan Sacolick, M.D.- Instructor in the Section of General Internal Medicine

Amy Snyder, NP- Instructor in the Section of Hematology-Oncology

Devin Steenkamp, MB.Ch.B.- Assistant Professor in the Section of Endocrinology

Katrina Traber, M.D., Ph.D.- Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Section of Pulmonary

Paul Trowbridge, M.D., MPH- Instructor in the Section of General Internal Medicine

Henry Trier, M.D.- Instructor in the Section of General Internal Medicine

David Washington, M.D.- Instructor in the Section of General Internal Medicine

 

Acknowledgements 2015

 

Sabrina Assoumou, M.D., MPH in the Section of Infectious Disease attended the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections in Seattle and was accepted into the NIDA sponsored Learning for Early Careers in Addiction and Diversity (LEAD) training program.

Stefano Monti, Ph.D. in the Section of Computational Biomedicine is part of a consortium of five labs/scientists at BU and Tufts that has received a three year, $5 million dollar grant from ART beCAUSE, a breast cancer foundation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Updated Mar 2016