Boston University News Releases


30th January, 2008
Study Shows Link Between Recent Drug Use, Homelessness And Death In HIV–Infected Persons With Alcohol Problems (Boston) – Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and Boston Medical Center (BMC) have found that recent drug use and homelessness are associated with increased short-term mortality in HIV-infected persons with alcohol problems. These findings appear in the January 2008 issue...
18th January, 2008
Acclaimed Opera Performer Martina Arroyo to Instruct Master Class at Boston University Boston – Martina Arroyo, a prominent operatic soprano who has appeared in prestigious opera houses around the world, will lead a public master class at Boston University on Thursday, January 24 at 7:00 PM. Staged at the Tsai Performance Center (685 Commonwealth Avenue), the master class is free...
18th January, 2008
Boston University School of Visual Arts Presents Ledelle Moe Boston – The School of Visual Arts at the Boston University College of Fine Arts presents an exhibition by the South African sculptor Ledelle Moe. Ledelle Moe: Collapse will be on view Tuesday, January 22 through Friday, March 14 in the 808 Gallery. The opening reception, to be held on Friday, February...
16th January, 2008
Boston University to Celebrate Legacy of Alumnus Martin Luther King, Jr. on January 21 Boston – Boston University will celebrate the life and legacy of its most distinguished alumnus, the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with an afternoon of performances featuring renowned poet and activist Sonia Sanchez and internationally acclaimed opera singer Simon Estes, on Monday January...
15th January, 2008
Boston University School Of Medicine Researcher Recipient Of The First Junior Faculty Award (Boston)-Boston University is pleased to announce that Isabel Dominguez, PhD, is the recipient of the first Junior Faculty Award given by the Karin Grunebaum Cancer Research Foundation. This award is given to fund her research on basic cancer mechanism that can impact breast cancer treatment.
10th January, 2008
New Mexico Resident Completes International Health Studies Program In Guatemala (Boston)—Albuquerque, NM resident Melissa Gutierrez, a fourth year medical student at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) traveled to Guatemala as part of an International Health Studies Program through BUSM. Gutierrez traveled to San Lucas Tomilan, Guatemala, last July and spent...
7th January, 2008
British Columbia Resident To Study Internal Medicine In Hong Kong (Boston)— Vancouver, British Columbia resident Justin Ng, a fourth year medical student at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) will be traveling to Hong Kong as part of an International Health Studies Program through BUSM. Ng will travel to Pokfulam, Hong Kong for 2 weeks to study internal...
4th January, 2008
Boston University Academy to Host Kick-Off Event for Greater Boston High School Students Competing in National Robotics Competition Boston – On Saturday, January 5, students from Boston University Academy, under the guidance of their undergraduate mentors from Boston University, will host a kick-off event for local high school teams participating in the 2008 For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (F.I.R.S.T.)...
2nd January, 2008
Study Shows Vitamin D2 is as Effective as Vitamin D3 in Maintaining Circulating Concentrations of 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Boston, MA— Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) have found that vitamin D2 is equally as effective as vitamin D3 in maintaining 25-hydroxyvitamin D status. The study appears online in the December 2007 issue of the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.
2nd January, 2008
Illinois Resident To Study Family Medicine In Lesotho (Boston)—Northbrook, Illinois resident Christine Riguzzi, a fourth year medical student at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) will be traveling to Lesotho as part of an International Health Studies Program through BUSM. Riguzzi will travel to Mapoteng, Lesotho for 8 weeks to study family...
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