April 12, 2020
News // Announcements
BUSM MD Class of 2020 Virtual Commencement Ceremony
The BUSM Virtual Commencement ceremony will be held Friday, April 17, 2020, at 1 p.m. EDT. Please join us on  Facebook  Live for this celebration.

The goal is to define what the university will look like in the post-pandemic world.  More

Listen to the recording if you missed the town hall.  More

Given the increased use of Zoom for classes and meetings, please review Zoom tips and Zoom security FAQs .

Want to learn more about Zoom? Sign up for a virtual training session.  More

The BU CTSI is launching a COVID-19-specific Request for Proposals (RFP) to provide funds for projects specifically focused on clinical and translational research related to COVID-19. Learn More and Apply.

In this Affinity Research Collaborative (ARC), a multi-disciplinary team of BUMC and CRC researchers will employ novel cell cultures systems to dissect how this virus invades the lung epithelium, replicates inside cells, how it is recognized and counteracted by the host immune defense. Learn More
In the Media

Mary Ann Dakkak, MD

Brett T. Litz, PhD

Karen H. Antman, MD; Rachel Bocchino, BUSM ‘20

Thomas T. Perls, MD, MPH

Robert Davey, PhD

Emily Erb, BUSM ‘2020

Joshua A. Barocas, MD

Joshua Barocas, MD

Robert Horsburgh, MD

Kevin C. Wilson, MD

Tuhina Neogi, MD

Robert Davey, PhD; Anna Honko, PhD

Nahid Bhadelia, MD, MA

George J. Murphy, PhD

Davidson Hamer, MD

Davidson Hamer, MD

Brian W. Jack, MD
Thomas T. Perls, MD
Megan T. Sandel, MD, MPH

Jeffrey Samet, MD, MA, MPH

Miriam Komaromy, MD

Davidson Hamer, MD

William E. Baker, MD

Davidson Hamer, MD

Gerald T. Keusch, MD

Natasha Hochberg, MD, MPH

Natasha Hochberg, MD, MPH
Faculty Action
Faculty Development Program Application Deadlines Extended to May 6

Women’s Leadership Program 
Application deadline extend to May 6 th   
Open to all women faculty in leadership roles at BUMC. 

Narrative Writing Program
Application deadline extended to May 6 th   
Open to ALL BUMC faculty interested in working on their narrative skills.

Visit the  calendar  for a full listing of grand rounds, lectures and events for this week.
April 13 | General Faculty Meeting
12-1 p.m. | Zoom Event
Agenda: Approval of candidates for Doctor of Medicine (MD) Degree. Zoom invitation requiring registration has been sent to all faculty.