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GW Alpha Omega Alpha Class of 2018
June 5, 2018 - 8:47am

For Mohammed Ali Aziz-Sultan, MD ’99, the scant steps between his seat and the podium at the 63rd Annual Alpha Omega Alpha (AΩA) Banquet and Induction Ceremony on May 17 could not have served a sharper contrast to the distance he covered to make...

April 19, 2018 - 7:29am

"It means a lot to me to be a first-generation college student. [My father] instilled in me the value of hard work and the importance of education. Receiving a scholarship has defined my journey through medical school. It’s guided me in choosing...

February 20, 2018 - 4:47pm

In September 1933, the Pittsburgh Steelers, then called the Pittsburgh Pirates, took to the gridiron for the first time to play the New York Giants. Seventy years later, in a role still dominated by men, Robin West, MD ’97, RESD ’02, added to the...

February 5, 2018 - 9:35am

On a typical weekday, Elliott Jermyn, PT ’01, ATC, rises before the sun and makes his way to Redskins Park in Ashburn, Virginia. As the clock strikes 7 a.m., a slew of National Football League (NFL) players enter the training room; maybe...

Guillermo Sanchez
January 24, 2018 - 1:27pm

Guillermo “Memo” V. Sanchez (‘13) may not wear a superhero costume with a “DD” on his chest, but he is about to transform into a public health hero: a Disease Detective.

December 18, 2017 - 3:46pm

Carolyn J. Drew has been named associate dean and associate vice president for development and alumni relations at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences.

Dean Akman presenting the 2017 State of the School address
September 29, 2017 - 10:55am

Many of the 256 GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) MD program alumni and guests on hand for the 2017 Reunion Weekend Sept. 15–17 took time out from reminiscing and exploring the updated facilities to catch up on their alma mater’s...

Man standing at podium
June 19, 2017 - 3:32pm

In a “milestone in an odyssey from the Midwest to the mid-Atlantic,” Anthony-Samuel LaMantia, director of the GW Institute for Neuroscience and professor of pharmacology and physiology at SMHS, became the inaugural Jeffrey Lieberman Professor of...

Lawrence "Bopper" Deyton, MD '85, MSPH
June 12, 2017 - 11:59am

The senior associate dean for clinical public health was honored in a ceremony June 5.

Alan Zucker, MD ’82, LLM
May 30, 2017 - 2:14pm

The George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) celebrated one of its own, New York State Commissioner of Health Howard Alan Zucker, MD ’82, LLM, on May 18 at the 62nd Annual Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor...