November 10, 2019
Their leadership is effective January 1, 2020.
The award recognizes exemplary leadership in the fields of substance use education and research. 
In the Media
Faculty Action
Faculty Development & Diversity Seminar Series
Tuesday, Nov. 12 | Noon-1 p.m.
Evans Building, Wilkins Board Room

"Data Visualization"
Lisa Sullivan, PhD, Professor of Biostatistics, Associate Dean for Education, BUSPH

CME credit available
The nomination states: “Dr. Borba has gone above and beyond as a research mentor and resource for research help."

Additional walk-in flu clinics have been added:
Monday, Nov. 18 | 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 25 | 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Free for faculty and staff | Provided by BU Occupational Health
Click here for details.
Tuesday, Nov. 12 | 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Instructional Building, Hiebert Lounge

Free & open to faculty and staff | Taught by Dr. Rob Saper, Professor of Family Medicine and certified Kripalu Yoga Teacher

Kripalu yoga incorporates breathing techniques, gentle movement, yoga postures and relaxation. Suitable for all levels of yoga experience, including beginners. Please bring a mat if you have one. 

Register | Contact with any questions
BUMC Volleyball Tournament
Thursday, Nov. 14 | 4-6 p.m.
Fuller Gym

Reach out to your school rep to join a team:
Please visit the  calendar  for a full listing of grand rounds, lectures and events for this week.
Upcoming Events
Monday, Nov. 18 | 1-2 p.m.
Instructional Building, L110

“Research Challenges and Opportunities: A View from NIH”
Lawrence Tabak, DDS, PhD
Principal Deputy Director, National Institutes of Health

Tuesday, Nov. 19 | Noon-1:30 p.m.
Instructional Building, L110

Featuring Alden Landry, MD, MPH, Assistant Director, Office of Diversity Inclusion and Community Partnership at Harvard Medical School.

BUMC Blood Drive
Thursday, Nov. 21 | 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Instructional Building, Hiebert Lounge

To donate blood, go to and search BUMC. Questions? Contact you school/student rep:
Dean Karen Antman, MD, invites you to attend a BUSM event at BODY WORLDS & The Cycle of Life at the Museum of Science for faculty, staff, alumni, parents and students. 

Thursday, Nov. 21
6 p.m. | Cash Bar & Dessert Reception
6:30-8 p.m. | Private Exhibit Viewing
Nichols Gallery, Museum of Science
1 Science Park, Boston
Free Parking!

RSVP by Tuesday, Nov. 12, to secure your spot.
Tuesday, Nov. 26 | 3-5 p.m.
Instructional Building, Hiebert Lounge
With 35 years of experience as a journalist, Dean DiChristina is among the nation’s most accomplished science journalists, editors and managers. Learn about the work that is being done at the College of Communication, including The Conversation , and opportunities at Scientific American.