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BUMC Telephone Conversion Project

October 20th, 2017 in Announcements, Featured.

BU IS&T will be replacing telephones on the Medical Campus with new Cisco phones supported by the same service as currently deployed on the Charles River Campus. More

BUMC Public Safety Officers Recognized for Hard Work, Dedication

October 12th, 2017 in Featured.

On Tuesday, Oct. 10, BUMC Public Safety officers were honored for the work they do to ensure the safety of our patients, students, faculty, staff and visitors every day. Congratulations to the officers who were recognized, and thank you to all members of the Department for your hard work and dedication.

11/15: “Precision Medicine: Precision Health” at the Museum of Science

October 11th, 2017 in Featured.

Learn what is possible now and what may be possible in the near future in Precision Medicine, aided by interdisciplinary research and Team Science. More

Stepped Care Beneficial After Hurricanes

October 11th, 2017 in Featured.

Stepped care is more effective than usual care in reducing the prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder in the aftermath of hurricanes, according to a new study led by a School of Public Health researcher. The study, published in JAMA Psychiatry, suggests that the stepped care (SC) approach would have a greater population impact than previously applied... More

GSDM Student Participates in International United Nations Innovation Lab

October 11th, 2017 in Featured.

Dr. Alaa Qari, DScD candidate in Dental Public Health at the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM), was selected as one of the 1000 global talents from 129 countries to participate in UNLEASH, a fully-sponsored innovation laboratory that took place in August 2017 in Copenhagen, Denmark. UNLEASH was an immersive experience designed to have... More

Glenn Markenson Appointed Director, Center for Military and Post Deployment Health

September 28th, 2017 in Announcements, Featured.

A retired colonel, the professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology served as a military physician, flight surgeon and medical group commander, and has extensive experience in pre- and post-deployment medicine. More

Parking and Transportation Services for Monday, Oct. 9

September 25th, 2017 in Announcements, Featured.

Transportation information forĀ Columbus Day Shuttles: All medical center and patient shuttles will be operating, except the BU BUS. The daytime shuttle is not in service on Columbus Day, but the late night shuttle will operate according to the normal schedule. MBTA: All buses will be operating on a weekday scheduleĀ· Commuter rail trains will operate on regular weekday schedules. More

10/16: A Talk & Conversation with David Acosta, MD

September 22nd, 2017 in Featured.

Join the Cheif Diversity and Inclusion Officer of the AAMC for a special discussion on inclusion in academic medicine. More

25Live Training for Faculty & Staff

September 22nd, 2017 in Featured.

Do you schedule space on the Medical Campus for academic or social events? Learn how to use the new web-based software, 25Live. Training sessions are held in the Instructional Building. Additional dates in October will be announced. Friday, Sept. 22 2-3:20 p.m. L1105 Requesting Resources Tuesday, Sept. 26 10-11:20 a.m. L1105 Beginner Friday, Sept. 29 10-11:20 a.m. L1110 Requesting Resources Questions? Contact Michael Glumac at mglumac@bu.edu or (617) 638-4028.

10/16 Provost Workshop: Moving the Needle on Diversity in the Biomedical Workforce

September 12th, 2017 in Announcements, Featured.

Attend the first Provost Workshop of the academic year to discuss tools and best practices in building a more diverse biomedical workforce. More