Welcome to the Division of Graduate Medical Sciences (GMS) at Boston University School of Medicine. We look forward to assisting you in the fall and throughout your course of study here.
Orientation for all GMS programs will be held on Friday, September 1, 2017 at Boston University Medical Campus, 670 Albany Street, followed by individual program orientations in the afternoon. Please see our website for more information. [Please note: this site is for matriculating students this September, who have formally committed to the program of acceptance, paid the deposit and have secured their BU email and login through the registrar. If you have questions, please contact your program administrator directly.]
The 2017 GMS Masters Commencement ceremony will take place on Friday, May 19th at 9AM in the Track & Tennis Center and the MD & Ph.D Commencement ceremony will take place on Thursday, May 18th at 2pm in Agganis Arena. Detailed Commencement information may be found here.
What: Henry I. Russek Student Achievement Day
When: Friday, April 21st 9:00AM-5:00PM
Where: Hiebert Lounge, Boston University School of Medicine (72 E. Concord St.)
The Keynote Speaker and Visiting Professor for the day will be the distinguished leader in the field of Neuroscience, Professor Carla J. Schatz. She is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the National Academy of Sciences, the Institute of Medicine, and was president of the Society for Neuroscience. She will be joining us from her current position as Professor of Biology and Neurobiology at Stanford University.
The submission of abstracts for poster presentations and the abstract/award packets will be due on March 31st and the portal is now open! As a reminder, all award materials go directly to the individual program or department office as hard copy; however, all students applying for an award must also submit their abstract through the online submission page on the GMS website.
Please join us for the fourth panel discussion in the series discussing the impact to BU of the revised Executive Order from March 6, 2017, the suspension of H1 visa expedited processing for temporary workers and legislative activities in Washington D.C.
- Willis G. Wang, Vice President and Associate Provost, BU Global Programs
- Emily Burlij, Associate Director, BU Federal Relations with an emphasis on immigration
- Jeanne Kelley, Managing Director, BU International Students and Scholars Office (ISSO)
- Carrie Landa, Director, BU Behavioral Medicine
- Rhonda A. Tietjen, Partner, Ross Silverman Snyder Tietjen LLP. Specialty in immigration and nationality law
Please R.S.V.P. here.
We hope you will join us. If not, the event will be live streamed; please check the Global Programs website for the link.
For most up to date information on Executive Orders, please visit the ISSO Executive Order News page.
Medical Campus Town Hall Meeting:
Executive Order on Immigration
Starts: 5:30 pm on Monday, February 27, 2017
Ends: 7:00 pm on Monday, February 27, 2017
Location: BU Medical Campus, Room L-110, 72 E. Concord St.
Please join us for the third panel discussion in the series. The event will be a great opportunity to hear perspectives on recent events and have a chance to ask questions. We hope you will join us.
Panelists: Rhonda A. Tietjen, Partner, Ross Silverman Snyder Tietjen LLP. Specialty in immigration and nationality law Emily Burlij, Associate Director, BU Federal Relations with an emphasis on immigration. Jeanne Kelley, Managing Director, BU International Students and Scholars Office (ISSO). Carrie Landa, Director, BU Behavioral Medicine
Moderator: Karen Antman MD, Provost, Boston University Medical Campus, Dean, School of Medicine