March for our Lives: Boston

March For Our Lives is created by, inspired by, and led by students across the country who will no longer risk their lives waiting for someone else to take action to stop the epidemic of mass school shootings that has become all too familiar. In the tragic wake of the seventeen lives brutally cut short … Continue reading “March for our Lives: Boston”

Published on February 2nd, 2018 in

Life on Albany Committee Meeting

Three portraits from the Life on Albany Gallery

Where SPH stands on Albany Street, we are neighbors to people who are challenged by substance abuse disorders, mental illness, and homelessness. Join us for a conversation with faculty, staff, students,  and, when available, experts from the Boston Healthcare for the Homeless Program along with other local service providers and the Boston University Medical Campus … Continue reading “Life on Albany Committee Meeting”

Published on February 1st, 2018 in

Real World Public Health

Real World Public Health is a seminar for graduate students about a day in the life of a local public health department. When: Wednesday, April 4, 8 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Where: Cambridge Public Health Department 119 Windsor St., Cambridge  (10-minute walk from Central Square T stop) Please register (registration deadline, March 28th) This free seminar for … Continue reading “Real World Public Health”

Published on November 13th, 2017 in

Health Equity Symposium

Announcing the 2018 Health Equity Symposium

The Boston University Medical Campus Annual Health Equity Symposium seeks to engage students, residents/fellows, healthcare professionals and community members from all disciplines to focus on issues of health equity and promote collaboration on innovative strategies to combat these inequalities. When: April 10, 1 PM – 7:15 PM Where: Hiebert Lounge Submit an Abstract Register to Attend Keynote … Continue reading “Health Equity Symposium”

Published on November 12th, 2017 in

Gun Violence Prevention Challenge Summit & Hack-a-thon

Gun Violence Prevention Hack-a-thon

Volunteers Needed During the Gun Violence Prevention Challenge Summit & Hack-a-thon, the Consortium for Affordable Medical Technologies (CAMTech) will employ a public health approach to gun violence prevention by generating innovations that can address gun safety, mental health, community resilience and policy. In order for this event to be a success, several student volunteers are needed throughout the … Continue reading “Gun Violence Prevention Challenge Summit & Hack-a-thon”

Published on November 10th, 2017 in