News & Updates

37th Annual Evans Days Symposium Highlights Extensive, Important Research

Tablet in hand, David Salant, MD, the Robert Dawson Evans Distinguished Professor of Medicine, paused briefly in his judging of the 160 poster presentations at the annual Department of Medicine Evans Days, to answer a question on what had changed over the 37-year history of the two-day symposium. “The volume and quality... More

Congratulations to This Year’s Evans Days Awardees!

Evans Days Poster & Presentation Winners Clinical Poster Winners: 1st Place: Samantha Malatesta, PhD Candidate 2nd Place: Adriana Flores, MD 3rd Place: Alex Werekuu, MPH Basic Science Poster Winners: 1st Place: Gwen Beacham, PhD 2nd Place: Burcu Erdogan, PhD 3rd Place: Lorraine Soares De Oliveira, PhD Clinical Oral Presentation Winners: 1st Place: Lauren Kearney, MD 2nd Place: Victoria Overbeck, MPH 3rd Place: Breanne Biondi, MPH Basic Oral Science Presentation Winners: 1st Place: Lucien Garo, More

CReM Celebrates 10th Anniversary as Pioneering Center for Stem Cell Research

Professor of Medicine Gustavo Mostoslavsky, MD, PhD, recalled fellow Argentinian scientist and Nobel Prize winner Cesar Milstein telling him that as young scientist you are presented with a ball full of knots and that you keep untying them, one knot at a time, and, maybe, 20 years later you might have... More

Call for DEIA Week Volunteers – Apply Here!

The Department of Medicine will hold its first annual Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Accessibility Week the week of March 18, 2024. We are looking for members of our faculty, staff, and trainees to take part in the planning and implementation of this event. In the DoM, we are dedicated to fostering a... More

Dr. Frederick Ruberg Named Next Section Chief of Cardiovascular Medicine

The Department of Medicine is very pleased to announce that Dr. Frederick L. Ruberg will become the next Section Chief of Cardiovascular Medicine, effective December 1, 2023. Dr. Ruberg will also be appointed as the Thomas J. Ryan Professor of Medicine. As you all know, he has served Boston Medical... More

DoM Seeking Applicants for the Evans Junior Faculty Research Merit Award

Since the 2008-9 academic year, the Department of Medicine has made annual awards to recognize and assist outstanding junior faculty investigators through the Evans Junior Faculty Research Merit Award. We are pleased to announce that we are now seeking applications for AY 24-25. The award provides two years of support at up... More

DoM Faculty Members Awarded Bridge Funding Through the BMC CSO Office

We are delighted to announce that four DoM faculty researchers have been awarded bridge funding through the BMC CSO Office. We would like to both share their accomplishments with our community and also thank BMC leadership for their commitment to and investment in our research faculty. Dr. Sarah Bagley, Departments of... More