2/18/2021 – Overcoming Imposter Syndrome in Medicine and Science

On Thursday, February 18th, from 4:00pm – 5:00pm, the GMS Diversity, Equity and Inclusion office held a discussion panel titled: Overcoming Imposter Syndrome in Science and Medicine This interactive panel discussion was held with African American alumni across disciplines to discuss Imposter Syndrome – the overwhelming feeling of self-doubt and attribution of luck in spite […]

Art Days 2021 Launched for Online Viewing 

Nearly 100 submissions, 45 artists Students, faculty and staff are encouraged to view the 31st annual BUMC Gallery for the Arts. Art Days is an annual art exhibition started by BU President and BUSM Dean Emeritus Aram Chobanian to support the continued growth of creative arts at BUMC. Now sponsored by the BUMC Provost’s Office, it […]

Feb. 1 BUMC Winter Storm Advisory

Boston University Medical Campus will be open Monday, Feb. 1, but all classes and exams for BUSM, GMS and SPH will be held remotely. BUSM Medical, PA and GMS students who are assigned to inpatient services or clinics are expected to be present, if possible. Students who are assigned to outpatient services should check with their course director […]

University-wide Wellness Days

Please read over the following two announcements regarding the Boston University Wellness Days for students scheduled for March 18th and March 31st. Announcement from Dr. Jean Morrison, University Provost and Chief Academic Officer Memo to Program Directors from Dr. Stearns-Kurosawa, GMS Associate Dean If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to gmssa@bu.edu.

Memo to Program Directors Re: Wellness Days in March

To: Program Directors From: Deborah Stearns-Kurosawa, PhD, Associate Provost/Dean ad interim Date: January 26, 2021 Subject: Wellness Days in March Dear Colleagues, As you know, the university has decreed March 18 and March 31 as student Wellness Days to help alleviate student stress and compensate somewhat for the loss of spring break. In general, GMS […]

Appropriate Treatment in Graduate Education

GMS is committed to providing a work and educational environment that is supportive of all personnel, and is professional, collegial, and conducive to providing exceptional training in teaching, research and patient care. We strive to provide environments in which our students, trainees, staff and faculty can flourish. The school places a high priority on the […]

Memo Regarding Parking Updates

The following memo briefly summarizes a few changes from BU’s Parking and Transportation Services. These options are actually on their website. Below are the updated costs and caveats: The 610 Albany Street Garage at $181/month ($6/day at 30days/month).  A student can fill out a permit application online and choose the 610 Albany St garage, subject […]

Virtual Reception for Underrepresented Graduate Students

The Associate Provost for Graduate Affairs cordially invites you to attend a virtual reception for underrepresented graduate students which will be held on Zoom. Please join us at the reception for an opportunity to connect with graduate students, begin new conversations, and meet team members from the Office of the Provost working on graduate student […]