BUSM  This Week     
October 1, 2017
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This course prepares people for safe, effective and culturally sensitive global health learning experiences and projects. 

Twenty-six BUSM students participated in the 27th Annual Rodman Ride for Kids and raised more than $10K!

Julie Palmer, ScD, is the recipient of the 2017 American Association for Cancer Research Distinguished Lecture on the Science of Cancer Health Disparities funded by Susan G. KomenĀ®.

A retired colonel, the professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology served as a military physician, flight surgeon and medical group commander, and has extensive experience in pre- and post-deployment medicine. 
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Jonathan Cherry, PhD
Ann McKee, MD 

Arvin Garg, MD
Flu Shots for Faculty, Staff and Students

Flu season is approaching quickly. Check out the flu vaccine clinics offered this fall. 

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Click here for transportation information for Monday, Oct. 9. 
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Faculty Development & Diversity Seminar Series
How to Design a Curriculum 

Tuesday, Oct. 3
Noon-1:30 p.m.
Evans Building, Wilkins Board Room

Join Priya Garg, MD, Director, Office of Medical Education and Assistant Dean, Office of Academic Affairs, as she discusses current trends and strategies for designing a medical school curriculum. 

CME credit offered. Contact Robina Bhasin for more information.

10/3: Wellness Fair

Tuesday, Oct. 3
11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Instructional Building, Hiebert Lounge

Learn about the various wellness-related services and programs available to you on campus, check in on your health through a quick biometric screening, and enjoy a healthy lunch!

10/3: Center for Network Systems Biology Grand Opening

Tuesday, Oct. 3
3-5 p.m.
Conte Building, K103

Please join the Departments of Biochemistry (BUSM) and Biology (CAS) for a grand opening reception of the Center for Network Systems Biology, directed by Andrew Emili, PhD.

Remarks begin at 3:30 p.m. 

10/4: Black History Symposium

Wednesday, Oct. 4
3:30-5:30 p.m.
Instructional Building, Hiebert Lounge
The second annual event, hosted by the BUSM Alumni Association, will focus on the history of Solomon Carter Fuller, and includes an interactive panel discussion on "Microaggressions: Hidden Messages That Hurt."

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Please visit the  calendar  for a full listing of grand rounds, lectures and events for this week.
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10/16: A Talk & Conversation with 
David Acosta, MD

Monday, Oct. 16
11 a.m.-noon
Bakst Auditorium

Join David A. Acosta, MD, c hief diversity and inclusion officer of the AAMC, for his talk, "Actualizing Inclusion Excellence: The Next Generation of Work for Academic Medicine." 
"Moving the Needle on Diversity in the Biomedical Workforce"

Monday, Oct. 16
3-5 p.m.
Instructional Building, Hiebert Lounge

Attend the first Provost Workshop of the academic year to discuss tools and best practices in building a more diverse biomedical workforce.

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