BUSM II Orientation (2021)

Orientation Schedule

When: Monday, July 12


  • 1 – 2 pm: Career Planning: Making It Count Twice, Angela Jackson, MD, Associate Dean for Student Affairs (Hiebert Lounge)
  • 2 – 2:45 pm: Healthy Doctor, Healthy Patient – a Student Affairs Panel (Hiebert Lounge)
  • 3 – 4:30 pm: Doctoring 2 Orientation (Hosted by the Medical Education Office; Bakst Auditorium)
  • 4:30 pm: Class Picture in front of Instructional Building
  • 4:45 – 6 pm: Ice Cream Social on Talbot Green


Pre-Orientation Requirements 

The below requirements must be completed by all rising Second-Year Students by Monday, July 12, 2021:

1) Safety & Infection Control Training

2) Medical Student Professional Responsibility and Criminal Record Information Disclosure Agreements

3) Upon receiving an email from Amanda Kaufman with directions, you must complete the following trainings on Workday:

    • Compliance Is Everyone’s Responsibility FY21
    • BMC Safety & Infection Prevention FY21
    • Emergency Management What You Need to Know FY21

4) Check Your Immunization Status on UIS

  • Each student is required to check their immunization status on UIS student link to determine health compliance.
    • Go to http://www.bu.edu/link/bin/uiscgi/menu
    • Click ‘Student Link’
    • Click ‘Personal’ tab
    • Select ‘Compliance Status’ from the list
    • Log in using your BU username and Kerberos password to review current status.
    • In the Medical Immunizations section, CLICK “please check here”.
    • If you require any screenings or immunizations, please plan to contact Student Health Services, Charles River Campus, 881 Commonwealth Ave, (617) 353-3575 to schedule an appointment when you are back on campus.

5) Complete Online TB Screening

Login to Patient Connect  Click the Messages option on the left menu bar; click New Message; select TB Risk Assessment and Symptom Screen option; complete the symptom screen and click Send.  Once submitted, the review may take 2-3 business days before your compliance is updated.