Symptomatic Testing For COVID on BUMC & CRC

General Information covering all COVID-19 questions regarding testing and policies on campus can be found on the COVID-19 Information Webpage here. Testing Testing is recommended for any faculty, staff or student exhibiting symptoms through either Student Health Service (students) or BU Occupational Health (Faculty or Staff). There are two options for testing for students on […]

Meet the Mentor: Kimberly Arena

Contact: ugrace@bu.eduGender Identity & Pronouns: Female – she/her/hersAffinity Groups: gGLOBAL, gFIRST, gSOC Race/Ethnicity and/or Nationality: Black – South Sudanese Hometown: Rochester, NY Education: BA Public Health; University of Rochester, Candidate (MPH); Boston University School of Public Health (current)Industry Interest: Global Health, Maternal and Child Health, Healthcare ManagementPlaces Lived: Uganda, Rwanda, Cameroon, visited Kenya and DRC […]

2022 STaRS Cohort and UROP Scholars Present at GMS Summer Research Symposium

This year’s Summer Training as Research Scholars (STaRS) cohort culminated their 10-week onsite internships with the GMS Summer Research Symposium held on August 11, 2022. Hosted in Hiebert Lounge, the GMS Summer Research Symposium gave the STaRS scholars an opportunity to present their independent research projects to audiences of GMS faculty, BUSM faculty, staff and […]

Dan Tzizik, PA, Participates in Innovative Readiness Training Mission with New Hampshire National Guard

Dan Tzizik, associate director of didactic education for the Physician Assistant Program, participated in a two-week-long Innovative Readiness Training mission with the New Hampshire National Guard, where he holds the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. He has been a member of the NH National Guard for 19 years and joined the BU PA Program as a […]

Faculty Spotlight: Kim Zayhowski, MS, CGC

Kim Zayhowski, MS, CGC, is a cancer genetic counselor and clinical researcher at Boston Medical Center. She is also an assistant professor in the Department of Medical Sciences and Education and teaches within BU’s Genetic Counseling Program. Much of Kim’s current research within genetic counseling focuses on improving care for LGBTQIA+ patients, specifically focusing on […]