Russek Day

26th Annual Henry I. Russek Student Achievement Day

Going Virtual – Stay Tuned

April 24, 2020, 9:00AM 


Dr. Maria T. Millan

President/CEO of California’s Institute for Regenerative Medicine

Learn more: California Stem Cell Agency

Learn More: 4th International Vatican Counsel – Unite to Heal


Abstract Submissions  and Award Applications are open

Deadline April 3

Dear Students and Faculty,

It gives me great pleasure to announce that our Keynote Speaker on April 24th for our 26th year of Henry I Russek Student Achievement Day will be Dr. Maria T. Millan a research pioneer and President/CEO of California’s Institute for Regenerative Medicine.  More information regarding this inspiring physician/scientist can be found at the links  above.

We are in the process of updating the Russek Day Achievement Day links on the GMS website so please check it next week for important information regarding poster abstract submission (deadline April 3rd) and the annual awards process in your department or degree granting program.

I am looking forward to celebrating all of our students’ successes together as we do each year in Hiebert Lounge. See you in the Spring!

Shelley J. Russek, Ph.D.
Vice-President, Russek Foundation
Director, BU Graduate Program for Neuroscience
Professor of Pharmacology & Biology