Emelia Benjamin Promoted to Associate Provost, BUMC Faculty Development

March 31st, 2021in Announcements, Faculty, Featured

Emelia J. Benjamin, MD, ScM, FACC, FAHA, Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology at BUSM and BUSPH, and a clinical cardiologist at BMC, has been promoted from Assistant to Associate Provost, BUMC Faculty Development. Dr. Benjamin is deeply engaged in the professional development of health care professionals and has a fundamental commitment to mentoring majority and underrepresented... More

Cataldo Leone Appointed Dean ad interim, GSDM

Cataldo Leone, DMD, has been appointed Dean ad interim of the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM), effective April 1, 2021, while a national search is conducted to replace Dean Jeffrey Hutter, who has announced his retirement effective March 31, 2021. Dr. Leone earned his DMD from the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental... More

Data Needed for BUMC Programs that Benefit the Greater Boston Community

March 18th, 2021

Government & Community Affairs (GCA) is seeking to collect information about programs across Boston University schools and colleges that:  Benefit Boston and/or Brookline residents; and Are offered for free or at a subsidized/low cost. We want to amplify the great work being done by BU students, faculty and staff. Please complete a brief survey by Monday, More

Medical Campus ID Services

Announcing the organizational separation of the shared BUMC/BMC ID Services, which includes ID badges and access control to all BUMC buildings. ID Badges Students – Students may upload their own photo to the ID Office and simply pick up the card from the BUMC ID Office. Contact the ID Office at or 617-358-7603 for instructions. Faculty/Staff –... More

New BUMC Executive Director of IT to start April 1

March 11th, 2021in Announcements, Featured

Lionel Zupan, PhD, will become the new Executive Director of IT for the BU Medical Campus, effective April 1, 2021. Most recently, Lionel served as Director of Research Technology at Tufts University in Somerville where he was responsible for centralized research technology core services including high-performance computing, bioinformatics, research software licensing, research data storage and management, More

Ten BUMC Faculty Promoted to Professor

March 11th, 2021in Faculty, Featured

The following faculty have been promoted to the rank of Professor: Tamar Barlam, MD, MED, Medicine/Infectious Diseases, focuses her research on antibiotic stewardship implementation. Chief of the Section of Infectious Diseases since July 2019, Dr. Barlam has directed the Section’s efforts throughout COVID-19 pandemic. She is co-PI for an RO1 that is a multicenter mixed methods... More

Willock, Sullivan Faculty Development Programs Aim to Attract URG Faculty

March 11th, 2021in Announcements, Faculty, Featured

In an effort to cultivate, sustain and promote an inclusive and diverse faculty on the Boston University Medical Campus, the Faculty Development Office announces two programs especially for underrepresented racial and ethnic faculty. The Marcelle M. Willock, MD, Faculty Development Program is a longitudinal leadership and career development program uses self-reflection and assessment, experiential learning, and... More

Syringes, Oranges, and Faculty Help Train More Than 100 Volunteer COVID Vaccinators

March 10th, 2021in COVID-19, Featured, Students, Vaccine

Medical Campus physician, dental, and physician assistant students eager to pitch in and help area communities With thousands of COVID-19 vaccines being administered every day across the state, there is an urgent need for people trained to give shots. That explains why on Sunday morning, Boston University Medical Campus students Aesha Patel and Tucker Berk were... More

Introducing: the BUSM IBIS

February 18th, 2021in Faculty, Featured

The Integrated Biomedical Imaging Suite provides a single location on Robinson 8 for a wide range of digital imaging microscopy applications to support research development and discovery on the Medical Campus.           The suite of rooms is tailored for optimal and safe use of the imaging instruments. The equipment includes a: Zeiss LSM 880 Microscope with Airyscan... More