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Dean Barbara Bass
June 19, 2020 - 1:40pm

Dr. Bass provides an update on GW SMHS, GW Hospital, and GW MFA, and recognizes and thanks donors that have contributed to the COVID-19 Response Fund. 

Images of students and SMHS 2020 MD graduation speakers
May 27, 2020 - 11:15am

From living rooms and backyards across the country, members of the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) MD Program Class of 2020 took the next step in their medical careers in a virtual graduation...

Chalkboard drawing of books and globe congratulating Class of 2020
May 26, 2020 - 11:25am

For the first time in its 65-year history, George Washington University’s (GW) Alpha Chapter of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society (AΩA) announced that this year’s AΩA graduation-week events, the annual AΩA grand rounds lecture and the...

Dr. Richard Whitley
May 18, 2020 - 9:30am

Researchers are working feverishly to discover effective treatments for COVID-19. One drug showing early promise is remdesivir, which is being studied with the help of GW alumnus Richard Whitley, MD ’71, of the University of Alabama at Birmingham...

Woman wearing face mask
April 6, 2020 - 4:27pm

The George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) launched a GW COVID-19 Response Fund to support the academic and clinical mission of SMHS during this global health crisis.

Map of the United States showing the states where GW SMHS Class of 2020 MD students matched for residency training
March 24, 2020 - 4:50pm
COVID-19 didn't deter students from the excitement of the day. W...
Dean Barbara Bass
January 15, 2020 - 11:50am

Today, as Barbara L. Bass, MD, RESD '86, begins her first day at GW. 

January 14, 2020 - 12:04pm

GW's online bachelor's degree programs were ranked among the top 20 programs in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

A group of six photos of students, faculty and others
December 19, 2019 - 9:42am

Another decade has come and gone, and during the past 10 years there have been many highlights at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS). 

From the opening of the GW Cancer Center and the launch...

December 16, 2019 - 10:09am

Alumnus Joshua Barocas, MD '10, received the Herbert W. Nickens Faculty Fellowship Award to support a project to advance health equity.