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GSDM Faculty Promotions to Associate Professor Announced

June 9th, 2021in Announcements, Faculty, Featured

The following Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine faculty have been promoted to the rank of associate professor: Gurkan Goktug, Restorative Sciences & Biomaterials, provides didactic teaching and clinical mentoring to 24 postdoctoral prosthodontic residents each year. He has been the course director of the Removable Partial Denture seminar since 2015. For 17 years from... More

GMS Faculty Awards Celebrate Excellence in Teaching

June 3rd, 2021in Faculty, Students

To recognize faculty who adapted quickly and successfully during the COVID-19 crisis and continued to provide students with quality education, mentoring and research experiences, GMS recently created new awards for faculty excellence. GMS students nominated faculty members whose efforts really stood out during the pandemic and the shift to remote learning. The award was broken down into... More

Annual RO Water Maintenance Shutdowns Begin Wednesday, May 26

May 21st, 2021in Announcements

Please be advised that the annual campus-wide RO (Reverse Osmosis) water service shutdowns and/or sanitizations begin Wednesday, May 26.  E-Building, Evans Building | 75 E. Newton St. | 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesday, May 26 X-Building, EBRC: Evans Biomedical Research Center | 650 Albany St. | 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday, May 28 W-Building, CABR: Center for Advanced... More

BUSM Adds St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center as New Teaching Hospital

The agreement will bring more medical training and research opportunities for BU medical students and faculty St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center in Brighton will become a Boston University teaching hospital under an agreement reached between the University and Steward Health Care, announced on Monday. The five-year partnership, which goes into effect July 1, when the University begins its... More

COVID-19 US State Policies

April 12th, 2021in COVID-19, Research

States across the country have responded to the COVID-19 pandemic with a flood of policy changes, from physical distancing and mask requirements to expansions of social safety net programs and eviction freezes. The COVID-19 US State Policy (CUSP) database is a publicly available dataset that is free for all users to download. More

Emelia Benjamin Promoted to Associate Provost, BUMC Faculty Development

March 31st, 2021in Announcements, Faculty, Featured

Emelia J. Benjamin, MD, ScM, FACC, FAHA, Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology at BUSM and BUSPH, and a clinical cardiologist at BMC, has been promoted from Assistant to Associate Provost, BUMC Faculty Development. Dr. Benjamin is deeply engaged in the professional development of health care professionals and has a fundamental commitment to mentoring majority and underrepresented... More