BUSM  This Week     
December 16, 2018
Editor's Note:  BUSM This Week  will be on hiatus during Intersession. Our next issue will be Sunday, Jan. 6. Happy Holidays!  

- Maria Ober, Assistant Dean, Communications

Congratulations to David H. Farb, PhD;  Zhen Y. Jiang, PhD; Tatfong Ng, PhD; and Andrew W. Taylor, PhD. 

The Associate Professor of Biochemistry will assume the role on Jan. 1. 

She will join the senior team of the AMA's new Education Center to provide physician leadership for the development and oversight of a comprehensive curriculum. 

Please take a moment to view the short video that highlights some BU School of Medicine activities shared by our students, faculty and alumni. 
In the Mediainthemedia

Daniel P. Alford, MD, MPH
Jayme Mendelsohn, '19 

John H. Connor, PhD

Ann Zumwalt, PhD
The Parking Office is now issuing 2019 parking permit decals to existing parkers.  Learn More

See the parking, shuttle and MBTA information for the holiday and intersession break.  Learn More

Please visit the  calendar  for a full listing of grand rounds, lectures and events for this week.
Save the Datesavethedate
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.

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. 

2019 Commencement Ceremonies

Thursday, May 16, 2019
Track & Tennis Center | 100 Ashford St. (CRC)

GMS Master's Candidates
10 a.m., reception to follow
MD & PhD Candidates
3 p.m., reception to follow 
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