Founded in 1824, the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences is the 11th oldest medical school in the country and the first in the nation’s capital. Since its establishment, the school has been at the forefront of medical education, and has grown to include highly-ranked programs in the health and biomedical sciences. With dozens of top-tier residency programs, SMHS is a competitive and esteemed destination for medical school graduates across the country.
Emphasizing education through cooperation and collaboration, and using state-of-the-art facilities, the MD curriculum prepares graduates for residencies in numerous concentrations.
Recognized as a leader in Physician Assistant, Physical Therapy, and Clinical Research education, these programs develop clinicians and leaders for successful careers.
It is with great sorrow that the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences announces the passing of Hugo V. Rizzoli, M.D., Professor Emeritus in the Department of Neurological Surgery.
Demonstration mounted in solidarity with medical schools nationwide.
Thomas Insel, M.D., director of the National Institute of Mental Health, delivered the 12th Annual Jerry M. Wiener, M.D., Endowed Lecture in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences on Nov. 20.
GW Hospital hosts third annual Trauma Awareness Day.
Hillary Rodham Clinton joins institute summit to support local and national health equity.
The George Washington University has received a number of awards each greater than $750,000 from federal agencies since the start of the fall 2014 semester.
The PA Program celebrated PA Week, Oct. 6-12 with its inaugural reception honoring the work and accomplishments of PAs.
The 9th Annual Stuart M. Fidler Memorial Lecture focused on the humanistic aspects of medical care.
Nancy Gaba, M.D. '93, RESD '97, FACOG, was formally installed as the Oscar I. and Mildred S. Dodek and Joan B. and Oscar I. Dodek Jr. Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology on Oct. 8.
GW medical and health sciences students along with staff and faculty teamed up for Commitment to Community Day.