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March 17, 2017 - 2:59pm

Eduardo M. Sotomayor, M.D., director of the George Washington (GW) University Cancer Center and professor of medicine...

February 3, 2017 - 1:28pm

Dear SMHS Community,

January 5, 2017 - 5:52pm

The Rheumatology Research Foundation recently awarded Aileen Y. Chang, M.D., M.S.P.H., a $75,000 pilot grant to fund her research in rheumatology for a project entitled, “A Pilot Study of the Pathogenesis of Chikungunya Arthritis in the Americas...

Diagram of hookworm infection
January 3, 2017 - 5:01pm

Jeffrey M. Bethony, Ph.D., professor, and David Diemert, M.D., associate professor, both in the Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine, served as co-authors on a review on hookworm infection published in Nature Reviews:...

December 22, 2016 - 12:49pm

The GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences welcomes Sara Melita, who will serve as the senior advisor and chief of staff to Jeffrey S. Akman, M.D., vice president for health affairs at GW, Walter A. Bloedorn Professor of Administrative...

December 15, 2016 - 10:27am

Patricia Berg, Ph.D., professor of biochemistry and molecular medicine, has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

November 17, 2016 - 5:19pm

A Message from Dean Akman about the U.S. Presidential election. 

November 14, 2016 - 6:09pm

The GW Cancer Center recently released two new no-cost tools to help comprehensive cancer control professionals enhance their communication efforts and improve care for cancer survivors across the U.S. The resources, produced as part of the GW...

November 14, 2016 - 1:08pm

Mandi Pratt-Chapman, M.A., associate center director for patient-centered initiatives and health equity at the GW Cancer Center, received a $15,000 Tier I Pipeline to Proposal Award from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute. 

November 14, 2016 - 1:04pm

Sabyasachi Sen, M.D., FRCP, FACP, FACE, associate professor of medicine, has been indoctrinated as a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians in Edinburgh, Scotland.