Category: BU News

BU Media Highlights New Publication and New Projects

  Check out our feature by BU Media! Click here or the image below for the full article. The news story, penned by Jillian McKoy, highlights findings of one of our recent publications in the journal of Environmental Health. “The results of our study clearly confirm that Gulf War veterans continue to suffer from cognitive […]

Dr. Kimberly Sullivan Receives 2019 Soaring Eagle Award

The Soaring Eagle Award is presented annually by The Center for Military Health recognizing significant contributions to the health of our nation’s Veterans and active military. The Strategic Advisory Board of The Center for Military Health selected Dr. Sullivan as 2019’s Soaring Eagle recipient for her decades of commitment to Gulf War Illness research. Read […]

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Professor Makes Netflix Debut on “Diagnosis”

Dr. Lisa Sanders, author of New York Times column, turned docuseries, Diagnosis seeks answers for rare and mysterious medical conditions. Episode three of the Netflix series features BU’s own Dr. Kimberly Sullivan, assistant professor of Environmental Health, who Sanders dubs as the country’s “leading expert” in Gulf War Illness. Check out episode three, “The Wisdom […]

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Gulf War Veterans “Aging” Faster.

The International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health featured Gulf War Research as their March 2019 cover story. BUSPH’s Dr. Kimberly Sullivan, explains that many Gulf War Veterans are displaying “accelerated aging,” presenting with chronic conditions at rates usually associated with those 10 years their senior. Clara Zundel, lead author and doctoral student at […]


Military Women’s Health Symposium

On September 13th, the Boston University Medical Campus held, A Call to Arms: Advancing Women’s Health Research in the Military. The symposium emphasized the gaps in research of military women’s health.