Boston University News Releases


21st December, 2004
Boston Medical Center Awarded More Than $870,000 to Study Three Co-Occurring Conditions (Boston) – Boston Medical Center (BMC) has recently been awarded more than $870,000 from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to study and develop treatments for patients with co-occurring substance abuse disorders (SUD) and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in the primary care setting.
20th December, 2004
Body's Biological Clock Found to Affect Cardiac Rhythm Patterns in Healthy Adults (Boston) — In a newly reported, first-ever finding, physicists from Boston University and physiologists from Boston’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) have found that the body’s biological clock affects the patterns of heart-rate control in healthy individuals independent of sleep/wake cycle or...
15th December, 2004
Boston Redevelopment Authority Board Approves Biosafety Laboratory (Boston) – Following a significant public outreach and review process, the Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA) Board granted final approvals for the Boston University Medical Center’s BioSquare Phase II project, that includes a biosafety level 4 laboratory. The Board vote represents...
13th December, 2004
Boston University Medical Center Physician Honored by American Heart Association (Boston) – Joseph Loscalzo, MD, PhD, chief of the Division of Medicine at Boston Medical Center (BMC) and director of the Whitaker Cardiovascular Institute at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM), was recently named a recipient of the American Heart Association’s (AHA) 2004 Distinguished...
7th December, 2004
Memberships to Fitness and Recreation Center on Sale Now (Boston) – In anticipation of its brand-new, state-of-the-art Fitness and Recreation Center opening in March 2005, Boston University's Department of Physical Education, Recreation and Dance has announced the sale of memberships for faculty, staff, alumni, and part-time students. For...
6th December, 2004
Boston University Wins Innovation Award for Course Covering Democratic Convention (Boston) — Boston University’s Journalism Department has been declared a winner from the presidential campaign season. A one-of-a-kind course in which students covered the Democratic National Convention has been named the most creative and innovative program of 2004 by the North American Association...
2nd December, 2004
Boston University School of Theatre Arts Presents Michael Frayn's 'Noises Off!' (Boston) — The Boston University School of Theatre Arts presents Michael Frayn’s “Noises Off!” the uproarious comedy that follows the on-and off-stage antics of an inept acting troupe as they stumble from bumbling dress rehearsal to disastrous closing night. Performances begin at the Virginia Wimberly...
1st December, 2004
Boston University Law Professor Presents Case before U.S. Supreme Court (Boston) — Boston University School of Law Professor Randy Barnett, an expert in constitutional law, argued before the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday on behalf of two California residents whose use and possession of marijuana for medical purposes, which is legal under limited circumstances by California...