January 13, 2019
News
The Associate Dean for Student Affairs has made an indelible impact on education, training, mentoring and clinical care. 
Medical students engage in public health and medical education by teaching high school students hands-only CPR. 
In the Media
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Avrum Spira, MD, MSc

Claudia L. Satizabal, PhD
Announcements
Beginning Thursday morning, Jan. 17, at 12:01 a.m., electrical power will be shut off throughout the entire Crosstown Building (801 Mass. Ave) and will be off through 6 a.m.

Faculty Action
Faculty Development & Diversity Seminar Series
How to Publish an Education Project
Wednesday, Jan. 16
Noon-1 p.m.
Yawkey Basement, Conference Room A&B

Bob Vinci, MD, Professor and Chair, Pediatrics

CME credit offered
For more information, please contact Robina Bhasin .
Events
Wednesday, Jan. 16
3-4:30 p.m.
Instructional Building, L112
 
Doug Macdonald (GMS'98), director of Research and Scientific Alliances at the CHDI Foundation, will present on therapeutic strategies for Huntington’s Disease. 
 
Visiting Professor Lecture
Thursday, Jan. 17
1:30-2:30 p.m. 
Housman Building, R103

"Mechanisms of Arrhythmias: Lessons Learned from Bedside to Bench” 
Isabelle Deschênes, PhD, professor of Physiology & Biophysics, Biomedical Engineering and Medicine, Case Western Reserve University; director, Heart and Vascular Research Center, Metro Health Medical Center
Please visit the  calendar  for a full listing of grand rounds, lectures and events for this week.
Save the Date
Thursday, Jan. 24
Noon-1 p.m.
Instructional Building, Hiebert Lounge

Conversation with Crystal Ann Williams
Associate Provost for Diversity & Inclusion 

All members of the Medical Campus are invited to a special presentation commemorating the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. 

Medical Student Research Symposium
Friday, Jan. 25
Noon-2 p.m.
Instructional Building, Hiebert Lounge 

This event highlights research done by medical students, particularly those who completed research last summer as part of the Medical Student Summer Research Program. The entire community is invited to attend.
Student, Alumni and Faculty Mixer
Monday, Jan. 28
6-8 p.m.
Instructional Building, Hiebert Lounge 

This student-driven initiative was designed as a way for medical students to interact with faculty and alumni to learn about different career pathways. 

Thursday, Jan. 31-Friday, Feb. 1

BUSM will welcome Stuart Slavin, MD, MEd, to campus Thursday, Jan. 31-Friday, Feb. 1 for two lectures and a faculty workshop.   Click here f or event details.
Wednesday, May 29
9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Instructional Building, Hiebert Lounge

BUMC faculty, fellows, residents, students and staff who are interested in educational innovations and scholarship are cordially invited to this interactive event. Abstract and Workshop submissions open Monday, Feb. 18.

More information to follow. Visit bumc.bu.edu/jmedday for additional information and event updates.