Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) as a graduate school of the Boston University was established in 1873. The institute is a product of a merger between
Boston University and New England Female Medical College. BUSM has a national reputation and provides education in the field of healthcare in fifteen health care centers, private clinics and twenty five affiliated hospitals. The Boston University School of Medicine has also made significant contribution in the field of biomedical research. The curriculum offered at BUSM focuses on clinical investigation, public health, basic science and health services oriented research. The learning experience at the institute is a blend of academics and hands on experience which involves lecture, lab work and patient contact. The programs at the Boston University School of Medicine are tailored to meet the needs of modern health care. The major affiliates of BUSM include Boston Veterans Administration Medical Center, Edith Nurse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, and Boston Medical Center to name a few.
The various courses offered at the Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) are sourced from the two departments of Basic Science and Clinical Science. The areas of study at the BUSM are:
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics
Genetics and Genomics
Physiology and Biophysics
Anatomy and Neurobiology
Initially the applicants send their applications to the American Medical College Application Service (AMCAS) to seek admission at the Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM). Recommendation letters are also sent to AMCAS. All applicants seeking admission at the BUSM have to undergo the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT).
The Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) offers on campus accommodation to the students through converted townhouses, high rise complexes and dorm facilities. The students living on campus are also provided with meal plans.
Boston University School of Medicine
715 Albany St.
Boston, MA 02118