WASHINGTON (May 25, 2016) – Shawneequa Callier, J.D., assistant professor of clinical research and leadership in the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, is a co-author on a Perspective article featured in the May 26 edition of The New England Journal of Medicine titled, “Will Precision Me
WASHINGTON (May 25, 2016) – The recently established GW Cancer Center is pleased to announce that the Albert L. Tucker and Elizabeth T. Tucker Postdoctoral Fellowship has been established by The Albert L. Tucker and Elizabeth T. Tucker Foundation in an amount of $1 million.
Patience White, M.A., M.D., co-director of Got Transition and professor of medicine and of pediatrics, co-led the American College of Physicians Pediatric to Adult Care Transitions Initiative, a project which created guidelines and tools for pediatric-to-adult health care transitions.
David Diemert, M.D., associate professor of microbiology, immunology, and tropical medicine, and Jeffrey Bethony, Ph.D., professor of microbiology, immunology, and tropical medicine, received a $2.2 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to work on a phase 1 clinical trial to test hookworm vaccines in an endemic area.
This week more than one hundred doctors and residents from around the world will gather at four universities across the nation, including the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, to enhance participant’s existing medical skills and learn new surgical techniques, creating a platform for skill sharing across cultures. Participants are members of Operation Smile’s international network of credentialed surgical volunteers.
The GW Cancer Center received nearly $100,000 to reduce cancer disparities in Washington, D.C.’s lesbian, bisexual, and transgender communities from Susan G. Komen.
The shuttle between Children’s National, George Washington University, and the VA Hospital has changed. The shuttle will no longer stop at the VA, and will now run for nine hours a day. See the new schedule below:
The fourth-annual International Conference on Nutrition and Medicine, jointly sponsored by The GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences and the nonprofit Physicians Committee, takes place at the Grand Hyatt in Washington, from July 29 to 30, 2016.