News & Events
(3/7/14) Sargent professor of speech, language, and hearing sciences and a specialist in psychoacoustics Gerald Kidd developed a visually guided hearing aid that can help people hear by looking. View full article.
(3/5/14) Featured Boston.com blogger Clinical Associate Professor Joan Salge Blake discusses the nutritional value of pizza. View article.
(1/14/14) Instructor Kris M. Mogensen quoted. Expert quote: “We found that in a large population of adult critical illness survivors, malnutrition near ICU admission is a robust predictor of 30-day readmission rate. It is clear that ICU patients who survive to hospital discharge suffer significant long-term morbidity and mortality. Malnutrition may be... More
(3/3/14) Clinical Associate Professor Joan Salge Blake interviewed. View video.
Mahasweta Girgenrath, PhD, assistant professor in the department of health sciences and director of the Muscle Disorders and Regenerative Biology Laboratory at BU Sargent College was recently awarded a two-year, $100,000 grant from the congenital muscular dystrophy organization CURE CMD. Girgenrath’s project, “Inhibition of Angiotensin II Signaling in Congenital Muscular... More
(2/24/14) Executive Director of the BU Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation Kim T. Mueser discusses new approaches to treating schizophrenia and the barriers that still exist. View full article and listen to the audio.
(2/28/14) Clinical Associate Professor Joan Salge Blake interviewed. View video.
(2/27/14) Featured Boston.com blogger Clinical Associate Professor Joan Salge Blake discusses proposed changes to the twenty-year old Nutrition Fact Panel. View full article.
(2/26/14) Sargent Professor Swathi Kiran co-created the app Constant Therapy, which provides mobile therapy for patients with cognitive disorders. View full article.
Mark your calendars for Alumni Weekend 2014 -- September 19-21, 2014. Check back here for more information or contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions. We look forward to welcoming you back to campus.