BUSM This Week                                                           July 3, 2016
News news
JAMA Viewpoint

Arvin Garg, MD, MPH, and Renée Boynton-Jarrett, MD, ScD, propose a better way of using social determinants of health.

In the Media inthemedia
Getting Overdose Antidote with Painkillers May Cut ER Visits
Alexander Walley, MD, MSc; Traci C. Green, PhD, MSc
CVS Pays $3.5M to Settle Claims it Filled Fake Painkiller Prescriptions
Daniel Alford, MD, MPH

Newly Released Documents Reveal NFL Doctors Used Donations to Influence 2012 Government Led CTE Discussions

BU CTE Center referenced
Announcements announcements
BU-CTSI Offering Free Research Consults

The Boston University Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) is offering consultations through the Clinical Research Informatics and Technology Consultation (CRITC) Service for BU/BMC researchers. Learn more.

Faculty ActionFacultyAction

Biomedical Engineering and the Boston University Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) have established a new collaborative program to accelerate the commercialization of clinician-inspired medical device innovations. Learn more.  
CIIS Pilot Grant Program Seeks Applicants

The Center for Implementation and Improvement Sciences seeks pilot projects that will improve the processes and outcomes of health care delivery, particularly in safety net settings.

Application deadline: July 15 at 11:59 p.m.
Funding decision: Aug. 15, 2016
Earliest start: Sept. 1, 2016

Learn more about the pilot and how to apply.

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

Join BUMC Band on Talbot Green

Students, faculty, staff are invited to listen to the blues.

Monday, July 18, 5-7 p.m., refreshments provided.

Save the Date SavetheDate
July 21: Reforms in Medical Education 

Visiting Professor George Thibault, MD, President of the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation
Thursday, July 21, 1-2 p.m.; Hiebert Lounge 


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