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Woman standing at podium
October 19, 2016

Every October, the nation celebrates Physician Assistants (PA) Week. To mark the annual celebration, the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) hosts an awards reception to honor individuals for their dedication to the profession.

Woman standing at podium
October 17, 2016

At the 11th Annual Stuart M. Fidler, M.D., Memorial Lecture series, surgeon and New York Times columnist Pauline W. Chen, M.D., spoke about Mary Amanda Dixon Jones, a leading surgeon in the late 1880s and the first in the United States to perform a successful hysterectomy.

One GW Celebration
September 30, 2016

The line for the One GW launch, held Sept. 15, stretched far beyond the gates of the Eye Street Mall. Nearly 4,000 employees - faculty, staff, residents, and students from the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS), GW Hospital, and the GW Medical Faculty Associates (MFA) - passed...

Zika virus
September 28, 2016

Tiana Garrett, Ph.D., M.P.H., discussed Zika virus updates from an epidemiological perspective in a Sept. 12 lecture.