BUSM Appoints New Assistant Dean of Development

Contact: Ellen Berlin, 617-638-8491 | ellen.berlin@bmc.org

(Boston) – Karen Engelbourg has been appointed to the position of assistant dean of development at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM).

In this role, Engelbourg will be responsible for the fundraising programs of the School.

Engelbourg, a veteran development professional with 20 years experience in the field, previously served as assistant vice president at Brandeis University. Prior to that, she served for five years at Children’s Hospital as the director of donor relations and principal gifts officer. Engelbourg was also the director of major gifts at Harvard Medical School. A graduate of Brandeis University, Engelbourg has also held development positions at Lawrence University, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Tufts University.

“Karen’s extensive development experience will be a major asset to BUSM. She will strategically escalate our development efforts to support the missions of the School of Medicine”, said Karen Antman, MD, Dean of BUSM.