Lewina Lee, PhD, Awarded NIH Grant to Study Adverse Childhood Experiences, Later Life Health Outcomes
The assistant professor of psychiatry received a five-year, $3.5M, R01 grant to establish the Boston Early Adversity and Mortality Study (BEAMS).
BUSM boasts one of the largest and most rapidly growing research programs among US medical schools.
The sponsored research awards of the Boston University School of Medicine in 21 basic science and clinical science departments are anticipated to be $648 million for 2018. The School of Medicine supports all aspects of biomedical research, from exploration at the basic science level to translating fundamental discoveries into treatments that improve human health. This has made us a leading institution with a focus on both traditional and interdisciplinary research. Also, it extends into fostering the development of the next generation of exceptional biomedical scientists currently enrolled in programs at School of Medicine’s Graduate Medical Sciences.