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

 

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

 

Acknowledgements 2015

 

Sabrina Assoumou, M.D., MPH in the Section of Infectious DiseaseĀ 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 ComputationalĀ BiomedicineĀ 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 July 2015