June 12, 2016
In the Media
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BUMC Public Safety Awards Ceremony
Forty members of the department were recognized for their exemplary service.
Watch the video
view the photos
for highlights of the event.
Lunze Receives Humanitarian Awards for Contributions to Global Health
Karsten Lunze, MD, DrPH, MPH, a research assistant professor of medicine, was awarded a United Nations Humanitarian Medal.
Ganem Receives ACS Research Scholar Grant
Neil J. Ganem, PhD, assistant professor of pharmacology and medicine, section of hematology and medical oncology, received a four-year, $792,000 Research Scholar Grant.
Chief and Chair of Neurology
Marie-Helene Saint-Hilaire, MD, FRCPC, FAAN, has been appointed Chief of Neurology at Boston Medical Center and Chair of the Department of Neurology at BUSM
Inside the MSR
We recently caught up with students who gave us a look inside the Medical Student Residence. See why first-year living in the MSR can be a memorable one.
Watch the video.
In the Media
5 Reasons Why You Need to Get in Shape Now - Before It's Too Late
Nicole Spartano, PhD
The New York Times
Research Traces Link Between Combat Blasts and PTSD
Ann McKee, MD
Armour: Answers in CTE Study Will Overshadow Controversy
Robert Stern, PhD
New Process for Instructional Service Needs
about new procedures for room scheduling, AV equipment and instructional service needs.
BU-CTSI Offering Free Research Consults
Boston University Clinical and Translational Science Institute
is offering consultations through the Clinical Research Informatics and Technology Consultation (CRITC) Service for BU/BMC researchers.
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
about the pilot and how to apply.
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.
June 17 Deadline: Komen Training Grant Application
This is a BU Mentoring and Training in Cancer Health Disparities (MATCH) Program
Please submit your completed application via email to
or contact Sara at 638-8034 with questions.
Please visit the
for a full listing of grand rounds, lectures and events for this week.
Save the Date
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