Dr. Glen B. Zamansky

Glen B. Zamansky
Assistant Dean for Premedical Studies, Director of Prehealth Programs
Pre-Professional Advising

Dr. Zamansky joined the Preprofessional Advising Office as Assistant Dean for Premedical Studies and Director of Prehealth Programs in 1996. His record of service to the University extends back to 1981, when he joined the faculty of the Boston University School of Medicine. As Associate Professor of Microbiology, Dr. Zamansky teaches medical and graduate students and serves on numerous committees at the School of Medicine. Having earned his Ph.D. in Microbiology and Molecular Genetics in the Division of Medical Sciences at Harvard Medical School, he has published articles in the fields of virology, keratinocyte cell biology, and cellular ultraviolet radiation biology. As Assistant Dean, Dr. Zamansky directs the Seven-Year Liberal Arts/Medical Education Program, the Seven-Year Year Liberal Arts/Dental Education Program, and the Modular Medical Integrated Curriculum, early selection programs to our schools of medicine and dentistry. He has served on the Executive Committee for the Northeast Association of Advisors for the Health Professions, and on the Board of Directors of the National Association of Advisors for the Health Professions and is a contributor at national meetings related to prehealth advising. Dr. Zamansky is available to meet with Boston University students and alumni who are interested in pursuing careers in the health professions, and he serves as the staff advisor for the Premedical Society, Minority Association of Premedical Students, and Global Medical Brigades.