May 5, 2019
News
Funding will develop new brain imaging techniques to better understand neurodegenerative diseases. 
The Warren Professorship is the highest recognition that Boston University bestows on a faculty member.
BUSM's highest teaching honor, the award recognizes an outstanding educator and acknowledges the importance of teaching skills and commitment to students and education. 
This award is presented to faculty who best demonstrate the foundation's ideals of outstanding compassion in the delivery of care, respect for patients, their families and health-care colleagues, as well as clinical excellence.
Congratulations to Melissa D. DiPetrillo, MD; Steven C. Borkan, MD; Kathleen Swenson, MS, MPH; and Karen Symes, PhD.
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, Alzheimer’s, Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy and other neurological disorders.
Congratulations to the students and residents inducted into the Gold Humanism Honor Society this year!
In the Media
Events
Monday, May 6
6-8 p.m.
Metcalf Trustee Ballroom, 1 Silber Way (CRC)

Doctoral students are welcome to a city-wide reception to catalyze important connections and community relations among doctoral scholars from groups historically underrepresented.

Community-wide Naloxone Training
Wednesday, May 8
11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Menino Lobby (840 Harrison Ave.)
 
Learn how to administer naloxone (Narcan) to respond to an overdose. Forms to request naloxone also will be available.
Please visit the  calendar  for a full listing of grand rounds, lectures and events for this week.
Upcoming Events
Reception for Dr. Julie Sandell
Tuesday, May 21
4-6 p.m.
Instructional Building, L1008

Senior Associate Provost Dr. Julie Sandell has accepted an offer to become Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost at Suffolk University and will be leaving Boston University at the end of June. Please join us for a celebration of Dr. Sandell’s three decades of service at BU! 
Wednesday, May 29
Instructional Building, Hiebert Lounge

This year's theme: Nurturing an Open and Inclusive Environment for Learning.

Registration now open!
Pre-registration required for workshops & lunch