Category: Grand Rounds

Advocacy Ground Rounds: Combating Tropical Diseases – Thursday, 9/25 @ 12pm

The BU Advocacy Training Program will be hosting this year’s first Advocacy Ground Rounds this Thursday!   The details of the event are the following: Title: Innovations in Combating Tropical Diseases Speaker: Kevin Outterson, JD, LL.M. Description: Kevin Outterson, a Professor of Health and Disability Law at BU, will be speaking about new developments and innovations in combating tropical diseases. […]

Social Determinants of Health Grand Rounds –Friday, March 21

Please join us and the Department of General Internal Medicine: “Advocacy from the Front Lines of Medicine” Presented by: Jessie Gaeta, M.D. Assistant Professor of Medicine, BUSM Department of General Internal Medicine, BMC Medical director of Barbara McInnis House Friday, March 21, 2014 12:00 PM BU School of Medicine Building, Keefer Auditorium Hope to see […]

Recap: October/November Grand Rounds: What doctors should know about the SNAP/Food Stamp Program

Our October/November Grand Rounds focused on the SNAP/Food Stamp program. Victoria Negus, an AmeriCorps serving at the Massachusetts Law Reform Institute, gave a talk about the basics of SNAP/Food Stamp eligibility, the application process, common myths surrounding the program, and the role of health care professionals in fighting hunger in Massachusetts. Her take-home message for […]

Recap: September Grand Rounds: Interview Screening Questions

We hold our monthly Grand Rounds in Medical Advocacy on the 27th of September and despite the many (many!) events that were going on at the same time, we were happy to have a great turnout! The students who came were mostly 1st years, and we also had two 2nd year students. Unlike the other Grand Rounds that consist […]

Advocacy Grand Rounds Feedback

We have been so excited to see the excellent turnout at each of our Advocacy Grand Rounds sessions so far. It’s great to see so many students interested in advocacy, and we hope you will all continue to get involved with buATP this year! That being said, we want to make our Advocacy Grand Rounds […]

Social Determinants of Health Grand Rounds – Thurs, Sept 12

Please join us and the Infectious Disease Department: “The Burden of Infectious Diseases in the Incarcerated Population” Presented by: Josiah Rich, M.D. Co-Director of The Center for Prisoner Health and Human Rights Professor of Medicine and Community Health at Brown Medical School Thursday, September 12, 2013 12:00 PM BU School of Medicine Building, Room L112 […]

August Grand Rounds: Dr. Chamberlin

Welcome back! Hope you all had a great summer! Details to follow, but please save the date for our first Grand Rounds for the school year!   Who: Dr. Chamberlin, a former BUATP student who now does primary care medicine in Boston as well as advocacy work in Haiti. When: Wed, August 28 at 4:30 […]