BUSM This Week                                
May 22, 2016
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This event showcased posters and lectures highlighting research on movement disorders, neurodegenerative diseases and other areas.

According to Carmela Abraham, PhD, the intellectual property, which is the initial basis for Klogene's drug development program, is being exclusively licensed from BU.
The program is designed to assist individuals with a STEM or healthcare background enter the biotech/ life sciences field.  
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New Brain Scan a Leap Forward for CTE Research
Robert Stern, PhD
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What is Gender, Anyway?
Joshua Safer, MD  
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CREST Program: Now Accepting Applications

The Clinical Research Training (CREST) Program is now accepting applications through Oct. 14, 2016. Apply here and learn more about this interactive, mentored training program.

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Register for Mentoring the Mentor: Training for Clinical and Translational Researchers

Registration is now open for this interactive training program that uses case studies developed and vetted with other CTSI groups around the country.

Space is limited. Application deadline is Friday, Sept. 9. Learn more and register today.

Events Events
Please visit the  calendar  for a full listing of grand rounds, lectures and events for this week. 
Inflammation Symposium May 23, Registration Required

Monday, May 23, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Learn more about the symposium schedule.
This event is free and open to the public, but registration is required. Contact program administrator, Francisco Patino.

Registration Open for 11th Annual BUMC McCahan Education Day

Guest Speaker: Dr. Colin Montpetit.
This year's theme is Interactive Learning.
Register now.

Event is May 25, 8:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.

May 25: Cine-Forum: "Enemy of the Reich"

The Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs invites you to a cine-forum on the critically acclaimed movie, "Enemy of the Reich." Executive Producer Alex Kronemer will be in attendance; an open discussion with audience participation will follow the movie.

Wednesday, May 25, 6-9 p.m.; Keefer Auditorium, E111

The Opioid & Heroin Epidemic: A Public Health Issue
Sponsored by the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the U.S. Senate

Speakers include: James Wahlberg, Mark Wahlberg Youth Foundation; Paula Gilligan, Mother and Advocate; Dr. Myechia Minter-Jordan, President and CEO, The Dimock Center; and Leonard Campanello, Chief of Police, City of Gloucester.

Wednesday, May 25, 6 p.m.; Edward M. Kennedy Institute, 210 Morrissey Boulevard; Columbia Point, Boston. Registration required.


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