Boston University News Releases


30th December, 2008
BMC, BUSM Dermatologist Named One of America’s Top Doctors (Boston) – Boston resident Barbara Gilchrest, MD, a member of the Division of Dermatology at Boston Medical Center (BMC) and professor and chairman-emeritus of the Department of Dermatology at the Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM), was recently named one of America’s Top Doctors by Castle...
29th December, 2008
Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine Rheumatologist Named One Of America's Top Doctors (Boston)-Newton resident Peter A. Merkel, MD, MPH, and director of the Vasculitis Center at Boston Medical Center (BMC) was recently named one of America’s Top Doctors by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. The America’s Top Doctors guide, recognized by consumers seeking high-quality medical...
24th December, 2008
Boston Medical Center, Boston University School Of Medicine Neuroradiologist Named One Of America's Top Doctors (Boston)-Weston resident Alexander M, Norbash, MD, chief of radiology at Boston Medical Center (BMC) was recently named one of America’s Top Doctors by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. The America’s Top Doctors guide, recognized by consumers seeking high-quality medical care, is a trusted...
23rd December, 2008
Boston Medical Center, Boston University School Of Medicine Otolaryngologist Named One Of America's Top Doctors (Boston)-Dedham resident Kenneth M. Grundfast, MD, FACS, chair of the department of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at Boston Medical Center (BMC) was recently named one of America’s Top Doctors by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. The America’s Top Doctors guide, recognized by consumers...
22nd December, 2008
Boston University School of Medicine Study Shows Optimal Dose Management of Warfarin Improves Anticoagulation Control (Boston)- Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) have determined the optimal dose-management strategy to derive maximal benefit from warfarin therapy and improve patient outcomes. Results of the study appear online in the December 2008 issue of the Journal of Thrombosis and...
18th December, 2008
BUMC Gastroenterologist Named One of America's Top Doctors (Boston) - Newton resident M. Michael Wolfe, MD, chief of the Gastroenterology Section at Boston Medical Center, professor of medicine and research professor of physiology and biophysics at Boston University School of Medicine, was recently named one of America’s Top Doctors by Castle Connolly Medical...
16th December, 2008
Boston University College of Fine Arts School of Music announces the first graduate of its Doctoral Degree Program in Music Education offered online (Boston) – The BU School of Music is pleased to announce that Carol Shansky is the first graduate of the doctoral degree program in music education offered online at Boston University. This program is the first online DMA in Music Education offered anywhere in the world. The BU School of Music also...
8th December, 2008
Boston University School Of Medicine Researchers Receive $2.9 Million To Study Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (Boston)-Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) is one of seven centers to receive a four-year grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to use cutting edge genomic technologies to better understand lung disease. The $2.9 million awarded to BUSM will fund a study to probe the causes...
3rd December, 2008
Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine Appoint New Thoracic Surgeon (Boston)-Boston resident Ricardo S. dos Santos, MD, has been appointed as an instructor in the department of cardiothoracic surgery at Boston Medical Center (BMC) and Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM). He is working with Benedict Daly, MD; Hiran Fernando, MD; and Michael Ebright, MD, as...
1st December, 2008
Pseudoephedrine Use Common Among Young Children Researchers from Boston University’s Slone Epidemiology Center have found that exposure to pseudoephedrine, a decongestant found in many cough-and-cold and allergy medications, has been common among U.S. children, especially those under the age of two years who are at the highest risk for toxicity...