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"When Doctors Don't Listen" by Dr. Leana Wen was released in paperback this month.
July 23, 2014

Book by GW physician Leana Wen teaches patients how to advocate for their health.

GW researchers believe the left claustrum (highlighted here) may act as an "on/off switch" for human consciousness. (Photo courtesy of Mohamad Koubeissi)
July 21, 2014

Mohamad Koubeissi and team may have discovered the "on-off switch" for consciousness in the human brain.

June 25, 2014

SMHS, GW Hospital, and the MFA co-hosted this annual event to to help community members identify risk factors for stroke.

June 23, 2014

SMHS faculty discussed advances in trauma and critical care medicine during the June 9 Frontiers in Medicine lecture.