Defining Medicine, Changing Lives: The Case to Support the School of Medicine and Health Sciences

The School of Medicine and Health Sciences, in concert with the University, launches a history-making campaign to advance our mission of education, patient care, research and service. Read how we are defining medicine and changing lives.

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When the United States Congress established the George Washington University in 1821, it fulfilled President George Washington’s vision of an institution located in the nation’s capital dedicated to educating and preparing future leaders.

View all current endowed professorship positions, their descriptions, and the biographies of professorship holders.

Last summer GW kicked off a historic campaign - The Making History Campaign - that focuses on raising support for students, academics and breaking new ground. At the kickoff event, GW leaders spoke about their connections to GW and how they are part of the campaign.