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Thanh Nguyen, MD elected President of SVIN

Congratulations to Thanh Nguyen, MD, FRCP, FSVIN  for not only being elected President of the Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology (SVIN), but also she will be the first woman to serve as President of that Society! Dr. Nguyen is the director of interventional neurology/ neuroradiology at Boston Medical Center (BMC) and Professor of Neurology, […]

K. H. Vincent Lau, MD Inducted Into BUMG Clinical Excellence Society

Congratulations to K. H. Vincent Lau, MD for receiving the honor of induction into Boston University Medical Group’s Clinical Excellence Society for 2021. Dr. Lau serves as an Assistant Professor of Neurology, Associate Director of Neurology Residency Program, Neuromuscular Medicine Fellowship Program Director and Outpatient Medical Director at Boston Medical Center. As a recipient of this award, […]

Congratulations to the Class of 2021!

On Saturday, June 19th, BUMC Neurology Department proudly celebrated the graduation of another group of 7 Adult Neurology residents and 2 Pediatric Neurology Residents. In a year like no other, they rose up to meet the challenge head-on despite the unknown, they have shown tremendous resilience, dedication and empathy to their patients and each other. […]

2021 NRMP Residency Match

We are thrilled to announce that we have successfully matched 7 outstanding applicants. The following PGY-2 residents will be joining us in July 2022: Arianna DeGruttola – Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University Timothy Felong – Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo Haley Huggins – Tufts University […]

Dr. Charidimou Honored by American Stroke Association

Antreas Charidimou, MD, PhD received the 2021 Mordecai Y.T. Globus New Investigator Award in Stroke by the American Stroke Association. This award recognizes Globus’ major contributions to research in cerebrovascular disease and his outstanding contributions to the elucidation of the role of neurotransmitters in ischemia and trauma; the interactions among multiple neurotransmitters; mechanisms of hypothermic […]

BUMG Clinical Excellence Awards

Congratulations Emily Hamlyn, NP and Pria Anand, MD for BUMG Clinical Excellence Awards! Emily Hamlyn, NP has been the driving force behind our Stroke Service for several years now, and has also recently become a beloved leader of the inpatient APPs. She is the recipient of an Advanced Practice Provider Excellence Award. Pria Anand, MD […]

Dr. Alosco Receives Spivack 2021 Emerging Leader in Neuroscience Award

Michael Alosco, PhD is the recipient of the prestigious Spivack 2021 Emerging Leader in Neuroscience Award. Mr. Spivack established these awards in 2013 to recognize and support the research of outstanding BUSM faculty conducting either clinical or basic research in Parkinson’s (PD), Alzheimer’s (AD), Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) and other neurological disorders. Dr. Alosco is a […]

Boston’s Top Docs 2021

Congratulations to  Dr. David M. Greer,  Dr. Thanh Nguyen and Dr. Marie-Hélène Saint Hilaire who are recognized in Boston Magazine’s Top Doctors 2021. Physicians are selected by their peers via an online nomination process established by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., a health care research and information company. BMC is strongly represented across a variety of fields […]

Dr. Cervantes-Arslanian Honored by the American Academy of Neurology

Anna M. Cervantes-Arslanian, MD is a recipient of the A.B. Baker Teacher Recognition Award for 2021 from the American Academy of Neurology (AAN). The American Academy of Neurology believes that “excellent teachers deserve recognition for their contributions to improving neurology now and in the future. Teaching binds students, residents, faculty, other clinicians, researchers, and patients together and helps […]

Sheila Phicil Receives BMC’s 2020 Leadership Impact Award

Over the past year Sheila Phicil, MPH, MS, PMP, Administrative Director in the Department of Neurology has emerged as a transformative leader on the topics of diversity & inclusion and health equity. By bringing her perspectives and personal experience as a Haitian-American, first to the department of neurology and then to more than 700 colleagues […]