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A Special Day for GMS Graduates

May 15th, 2015 in Uncategorized.

“If you want to make a difference, think boldly, out of the box and take a chance. If we learn from our mistakes, they aren’t mistakes, they are learning experiences. Over the past two years our job has been to prepare you for professional success. Until now your job has been to answer our questions... More

Two BUMC Students Named Schweitzer Fellows

May 13th, 2015 in Uncategorized.

Two Boston University Medical Campus students have been selected as 2015-16 Boston Albert Schweitzer Fellows. Amanda M. Alon, Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine and Aline Souza, Boston University School of Medicine, Physician Assistant Program will spend the next year learning to effectively address the social factors that impact health, and developing... More

Register for BUSM+ Medical Education Digital Badge Program Summer Course

April 22nd, 2015 in Uncategorized.

The BUSM+ Medical Education Digital Badge Program that is targeted to healthcare professionals provides the opportunity to learn the fundamentals about teaching and learning that they may have missed in their professional careers or now want to review to enhance their teaching. The online, open admissions, asynchronous program is conveniently offered 24/7 during your selected... More

Medical Campus Takes a Walk on the Art Side

April 10th, 2015 in Uncategorized.

The 25th annual Art Days exhibition took place March 30-31 in Hiebert Lounge. Students, faculty and staff submitted artwork in all mediums--from sculptures to paintings to photographs. "As usual, it was a marvelous display of artwork of students, faculty and staff from throughout the BU medical campus," said Keith Tornheim, PhD, Art Days organizer. Visitors enjoyed tasty refreshments... More

BU Team Takes Innovation Award at Global Health Case Competition

April 2nd, 2015 in Uncategorized.

A creative and effective interdisciplinary team represented Boston University at the 2015 International Emory Global Health Case Competition in March. The five women representing the Schools of Medicine, Public Health and Business won the “Innovation Award” for their presentation, “Un Cuerpo Unido: Transforming the Judicial System in Honduras to Improve Effectiveness and Access.” Ariel Falconer, SPH ‘15; Liz... More

BU Medical Campus Celebrates Start of Spring

March 24th, 2015 in Uncategorized.

In appreciation for their dedication and patience during the unusually harsh winter, Deans Karen Antman, Sandro Galea and Jeffrey Hutter invited Boston University Medical Campus staff and faculty to the Equinox Celebration of Spring on Wednesday, March 18 in the Hiebert Lounge. Photos courtesy David Keough (BUMC Educational Media) and... More

GSDM Students Provide Dental Care in Panama

March 24th, 2015 in Uncategorized.

On January 15, 2015, Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM) students Christopher Chan and Raman Samra (both DMD 15) traveled to Penonomé, Panama, to provide dental care. The trip was sponsored by North East Volunteer Optometric Services for Humanity (NEVOSH), a Rhode Island based organization dedicated to providing health care to... More

Mass. Life Sciences Grants LSC Grants Awarded to BLCS and CReM

March 20th, 2015 in Uncategorized.

Boston University’s (BU) Biomedical Laboratory and Clinical Sciences (BLCS) Program and the Center for Regenerative Medicine (CReM) were awarded grants from the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center as part of a $17M package targeted for capital projects, equipment and supplies. “We are delighted that both the Center for Regenerative Medicine (CReM) at Boston Medical Center (BMC) and... More

Debating the Ethics of Experimental Drugs

March 18th, 2015 in Uncategorized.

Bioethicist Arthur Caplan to deliver this year’s SPH Shine Lecture In March 2014, seven-year-old Josh Hardy lay critically ill in St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn., with a life-threatening adenovirus infection. His weakened immune system was unable to control the infection, a complication from a bone marrow stem cell transplant that the young cancer... More

BUMC Art Days March 30-31

March 18th, 2015 in Uncategorized.

Submissions due March 27 Exhibit Monday-Tuesday, March 30-31 BUSM Instructional Building, 14th floor Hiebert Lounge All students, faculty and staff at the Boston University Medical Campus are encouraged to submit artwork of any medium to the 25th annual “Art Days”, founded by former BUSM Dean Aram Chobanian to foster the support and growth of the creative arts at... More