About

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.

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Clinical Learning and Simulation Skills (CLASS) Center

The Clinical Learning and Simulation Skills (CLASS) Center provides one of the most innovative educational environments in the nation.

Himmelfarb Library

Himmelfarb's mission is to meet the information needs of the faculty, staff, and students in the George Washington University School of Medicine & Health...

Office of Diversity and Inclusion

As a leader in embracing diversity, the staff of the SMHS Office of Diversity and Inclusion works from the paradigm that academic excellence and diversity are...