Fall 2019 Virtual Fair
The Graduate Medical Sciences Virtual Graduate Fair was November 7th, 2019 from 11:00am to 1:00pm EST. If you were able to tune-in, thanks so much for attending! If you missed it, don’t worry! We’ve posted the recordings of all sessions soon so you can check them out at your leisure.
Interested in reaching out directly to one of the administrators or program directors, or not quite sure who to reach out to? Click the button below for the contact information for each of our programs! Don’t forget to leave us your feedback through our anonymous survey.
Virtual Fair Recordings:
- Anatomy & Neurobiology >>View Recording Now!<<
Presented by: Dr. Jennifer Luebke, Waterhouse Professor and Program Chair
Dr. Linda Afifi, Assistant Professor
Selvin Marroquin, Administrative Coordinator
The Master of Science in Anatomy (Vesalius Program) is a rigorous two-year program incorporating coursework in anatomical and neurobiological principles. Graduates are prepared to pursue further studies in the biomedical sciences including teaching, research, and health care. Check out the Anatomy & Neurobiology Program to learn more!
- Bioimaging >>View Recording Now!<<
Presented by: Patty Jones, Program Administrator
The Master of Science in Bioimaging is designed to train individuals to fill a rapidly growing need for skilled experts in imaging and allied science and technology. Students benefit from hands-on experience ultimately qualifying them for positions in the healthcare and biomedical instrumentation industries, academia and a wide variety of private and government research centers. Check out the Bioimaging Program to learn more!
- Biomedical Research Technologies >>View Recording Now!<<
Presented by: Dr. Louis Gerstenfeld, Program Co-Director
The Master of Science in Biomedical Research Technologies is a one-year program designed to prepare students for careers in biomedical research. The degree equips students with a solid grasp of the principles underlying various research core technologies operations, its relevance to an array of biomedical problems and the technical skills to implement these technologies. Check out the Biomedical Research Technologies Program to learn more!
- Health Professions Education >>View Recording Now!<<
Presented by: Dr. Lindsay Demers, Assistant Program Director
The Master of Science in Health Professions Education program provides a wide range of practical training for educators throughout diverse healthcare professions and careers in the principles of education and teaching applicable to their specific health sciences discipline. Check out the Health Professions Education Program to learn more!
- Healthcare Emergency Management >>Video Not Recorded. Contact Directly Here.<<
Presented by: Patty Jones, Program Administrator
The Master of Science in Healthcare Emergency Management program prepares individuals to work across the spectrum of emergency and crisis management, with an emphasis on events related to the fields of biomedical sciences and healthcare. Check out the Healthcare Emergency Management Program to learn more!
- Medical Anthropology & Cross-Cultural Practice >>View Recording Now!<<
Presented by: Dr. Linda Barnes, Program Director
The Master of Science in Medical Anthropology & Cross-Cultural Practice prepares students for careers across a wide range of academic and professional fields. The program provides interdisciplinary training that gives a solid foundation in the theory and methods of medical anthropological and qualitative research, in addition to research experience in student’s own area of concentration. Check out the Medical Anthropology Program to learn more!
- Medical Sciences (MAMS) >>View Recording Now!<<
Presented by: Ying-Ju Lai, Program Administrator
The Master of Science in Medical Sciences program is an SMP that prepares students for a career in medicine by providing an academic environment that fosters integrity, collaboration, professionalism, cultural competence and lifelong learning. Since it began in 1985, it has helped over 2,000 students gain admission to U.S. medical schools. Check out the Medical Sciences (MAMS) Program to learn more!
- Mental Health Counseling & Behavioral Medicine >>View Recording Now!<<
Presented by: Dr. Rachel Levy-Bell, Associate Program Director & Director of Clinical Training
The Mental Health Counseling and Behavioral Medicine master’s degree is the only accredited masters program that is housed in a medical school. Our emphasis on behavioral medicine and neuroscience makes us unlike any other counseling program. The two-year intensive program prepares graduates for mental health counseling licensure in Massachusetts and in other states. Check out the MHCBM Program to learn more!
- Nutrition & Metabolism >>View Recording Now!<<
Presented by: Dr. Lynn Moore, Program Director
Dr. Jude Deeney, Assistant Professor
The Nutrition and Metabolism master’s degree program is an interdisciplinary graduate program with the opportunity for students to carry out focused research in clinical, epidemiologic, or laboratory-based studies. It prepares students for future studies in medicine and dentistry, doctoral-level studies, and careers in scientific research. Check out the Nutrition & Metabolism Program to learn more!
- Oral Health Sciences >>View Recording Now!<<
Presented by: Dr. Theresa Davies, Program Director
The Master of Science in Oral Health Sciences program is a one-year credential-enhancing pre-dental master’s program. The mission is to prepare students as strong candidates for future admission to dental school Through academic and professional enrichment events, students are supported at all steps towards program completion and dental school admission. Check out the Oral Health Sciences Program to learn more!
- Pathology Laboratory Sciences >>View Recording Now!<<
Presented by: Elizabeth Duffy, Program Director
The Master of Science in Pathology Laboratory Sciences program offers a unique blend of comprehensive biomedical science education with pragmatic, hands-on skill acquisition in basic science and laboratory techniques of pathology and related disciplines. Graduates are prepared for future careers in academia, the biotech industry, the pharmaceutical industry, medical school, and PhD programs. Check out the Pathology Laboratory Sciences Program to learn more!
- Program in Biomedical Sciences (PiBS) >>Video Not Recorded. Contact Directly Here.<<
Presented by: Dr. C. James McKnight
PiBS is a PhD umbrella program where students interested in any of 10 different programs enter the PhD program undifferentiated. The first year curriculum – Foundations in Biomedical Sciences (FiBS) – gives our students a broad background and a strong foundation in basic biological science. PiBS offers first-year students the opportunity to explore a variety of research areas over the course of three laboratory rotations along with a core curriculum to help determine the direction of their PhD focus. Check out the PiBS Program to learn more!
Diversity, Student Life & Financial Aid:
- Diversity, Equity & Inclusion >>View Recording Now!<<
Presented by: Farrah Belizaire, Manager for Diversity & Inclusion
Graduate Medical Sciences believes that an enriching educational experience is strengthened by diversity of thought which in turn drives the forces of innovation. Check out GMS’s office for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion as well as the initiatives that it encompasses to learn more!
- Student Life Discussion >>View Recording Now!<<
Presented by: Jeff Kuniholm, PiBS Student
Emily Grabauskas, MHCBM Student
Natalia Torres, MAMS Student
Hannah Tran, OHS Student
Hear from current students about life as a Graduate Medical Sciences student here on the BU Medical campus in the South End as well as in greater Boston, a vibrant city rich in history, art, sports, medicine and education. Check out our Student Life information to learn more!
- Financial Aid >>View Session 1 Recording!<< | >>View Session 2 Recording!<<
Presented by: Dr. Theresa Davies, Assistant Dean of Masters Programs
Financial Aid for graduate students is just a bit different than for undergrads, especially when it comes to scholarships, loans and more. Learn about Graduate Medical Science’s Financial Aid process as well as ask any questions you may have. Check out the Financial Aid information to learn more!