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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.

Jeffrey S. Akman, MD ’81, RESD ’84, Delivers His Last State of the School Address as Vice President and Dean
September 26, 2019 - 12:57pm

George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) MD program alumni from the classes of 1969, ’74, ’79, ’84, ’89, ’94, ’99, and 2009 gathered in Ross Hall 101 to listen to Jeffrey S. Akman, MD ’81, RESD ’85, vice...

H Street Society
September 25, 2019 - 5:01pm

The GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences inducted members of the MD Class of 1969 into the H Street Society during MD Reunion Weekend.

Woman in grey suit standing at podium holding microphone
September 24, 2019 - 3:50pm

Dipping one’s toes into social mediacan at times seem daunting, but it can also be incredibly helpful and rewarding, said Hope Jackson, MD ’09, RESD ’16, assistant professor of surgery at SMHS, at the Annual Frank Miller Lecture.

August 27, 2019 - 10:20am

With his formal installation as the inaugural Dr. Cyrus Katzen Family Director of the George Washington University (GW) Cancer Center on Aug. 13, Eduardo M. Sotomayor, MD, joined an elite group of 29 endowed professors, chairs, and directors...

Barbara Bass, MD
August 21, 2019 - 2:39pm

Barbara Lee Bass, a widely respected academic medicine leader, surgeon and researcher who completed her residency and served on faculty at the GW, has been named vice president for health affairs and dean of the SMHS.

A MD student speaks to a crowd of people during a brunch at a restaurant
August 19, 2019 - 12:47pm

The Legacy Brunch, an annual event held by the SMHS Office of Development and Alumni Relations, started in 2010 to honor ongoing alumni connections to the school and to celebrate family legacies in medicine at GW.