News & Updates

Requesting 2022 Blue Ribbon Panelists for Evans Days

It’s that time of year, when we begin preparations to celebrate each other’s accomplishments of the Department of Medicine. The Department of Medicine Evans Days will be held in-person on October 13 – 14, 2022. In order to select the outstanding poster presenters from among our trainees, we will need... More

2022 DoM Evans Days Abstract Submission Deadline and Guidelines!

2022 Evans Days  October 13-14, 2022  Abstract submissions open June 15th - July 15th!   Abstract Submission Guidelines: Instructions for Completing the Online Abstracts Form In order to submit an abstract, we request some information about you. Please provide the following. Your name Section/Department Your Mentor Research Collaboration Preferred email and phone number Home mailing... More

Installation of the inaugural David J. Salant, MD, Professor of Nephrology

You are cordially invited to join us for the installation of Laurence H. Beck, MD, PhD as the David J. Salant, MD, Professor of Nephrology   Program: Installation Ceremony and Celebratory Reception Date: Wednesday, June 15, 2022 Time: 6 p.m. EST Place: Hiebert Lounge, BUSM, 14th Floor, 72 E. Concord Street, Boston, MA Register at trusted.bu.edu/Salant   The professorship installation... More

DoM Faculty Promotion – May 2022

Congratulations to Dr. Larochelle on his promotion to Associate Professor! Marc Larochelle, MD, BUSM, Medicine/GIM, is a clinician investigator with nationally recognized expertise in the use of large secondary data sources to study outcomes of individuals prescribed opioid analgesics for chronic pain and the identification and treatment of individuals with opioid use... More

DoM Faculty Promotions – February 2022

Congratulations to the following faculty on their recent appointment or promotion! Professor Sondra Crosby, MD, BUSM, Medicine/GIM and SPH, Health Law, Ethics and Human Rights, specializes in human rights, medical ethics, torture and refugee health. She has worked as a medical expert on torture for the Military Commissions Defense Organization (MCDO)... More

The Center for Cross Organ Vascular Pathology (COVP)

The Department of Medicine and Section of Nephrology are delighted to announce the creation of the Center for Cross Organ Vascular Pathology (COVP), directed by Dr. Vipul Chitalia. The COVP will focus on unlocking the underpinnings of vascular pathophysiology in different organs (peripheral vasculature, heart, kidneys, lungs, brain, and eye, More

Jai Marathe, MBBS, MS Recipient of the 2022 Sexual Medicine Research Award

Congratulations to Assistant Professor of Medicine/Infectious Diseases Jai Marathe, MBBS, MS for being one of four recepiets of the 2022 Sexual Medicine Research Award. Jai Marathe, MBBS, MS and her team develop products that prevent both pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections (STI), including HIV-1. The monoclonal antibody (mAb), Human Contraception... More

Omar Siddiqi, MD named Educator of the Year

Congratulations to Dr. Omar Siddiqi, Assistant Professor of Medicine in Cardiovascular Medicine, to be one of four people to be named Educator of the Year. To read more about Dr. Siddiqi outstanding work, click here.

Robert Dawson Evans Distinguished Professors of Medicine Named

Congratulations to this year's Robert Dawson Evans Distinguished Professors of Medicine! The goal of this honorific designation is to acknowledge faculty at the Professorial rank whose academic achievements have had an exceptional impact on their field in research, education, or clinical care. The 2021 professors are: