Tag: medical school


Clarinetist Gives $100M to Boston U Medical School

September 30, 2022

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Retired clarinetist Edward Avedisian has donated $100 million to the Boston University medical school, the university announced Thursday. Avedisian, a BU alumnus, spent nearly four decades playing clarinet with the Boston Pops and Boston Ballet Orchestra while amassing a fortune […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

George Washington U. Stops Accepting Donated Cadavers After Losing Track of Body Identities

February 8, 2016

Via: The Chronicle of Higher Education

George Washington University’s medical school has lost track of the identities of some of the cadavers donated to the institution for research and teaching, and so has ceased accepting donations through its willed-body program. In a statement issued on Friday, […]