Boston University News Releases


23rd November, 2011
BOSTON UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE PROFESSOR HONORED BY AMERICAN COLLEGE OF NUTRITION (Boston) - Michael F. Holick, PhD, MD, director of the General Clinical Research Unit and professor of medicine, physiology and biophysics at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) was selected by the American College of Nutrition (ACN) Awards Committee as the 2011 recipient of the ACN Communication...
22nd November, 2011
Researchers Find Depression and Anxiety Not Associated with Delayed Resolution of Abnormal Mammograms and Pap Tests (Boston) – In what is believed to be the first study of its kind to examine the relationship between pre-existing depression (with and without anxiety) and the amount of time to diagnostically resolve an abnormal mammogram and/or Pap test, researchers from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM)...
9th November, 2011
Study Finds Primary Health Care Providers Fail to Report Substantial Cases of Child Abuse (Boston) – A team of researchers from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and Boston Medical Center (BMC), report that primary care providers (PCP) fail to report a substantial number of cases of child maltreatment. The study, which is scheduled to appear in the November-December issue of...
4th November, 2011
RESEARCHERS IDENTIFY STRUCTURE OF APOLIPOPROTEIN (Boston) - Using a sophisticated technique of x-ray crystallography, researchers Xiaohu Mei, PhD, and David Atkinson, PhD, from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) have for the first time obtained an “image” of the structure and the precise arrangement of the atoms in a truncated form of...
3rd November, 2011
JAMES HOLSAPPLE, MD, NAMED CHIEF AND CHAIR OF NEUROSURGERY AT BOSTON MEDICAL CENTER, BOSTON UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE BOSTON – James Holsapple, MD, has been appointed chief and chair of Neurosurgery at Boston Medical Center (BMC) and Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM). Holsapple has been an associate professor of neurosurgery and pediatrics at BMC/BUSM since 2009. “Since his arrival, he has...