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Photo, PA Program Director Karen Wright (left) with Lisa Alexander
November 9, 2022 - 12:42pm

George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) Physician Assistant celebrated the programs golden anniversary in October.

Logo for the annual faculty awards reception
November 8, 2022 - 2:48pm

The annual George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) honored the Class of 2022 Emerita Faculty, and celebrated milestone anniversaries of service, commitment to the institution, and significant achievements...

Photo, Tara Palmore, MD
November 3, 2022 - 9:42am

Cold and flu season is upon us, and this year respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, has joined the COVID-19 variants as complicating factors. Learn how to tell the difference among them and what you can do to protect yourself.

Group photo: GW President Mark Wrighton, Julie Bauman, Jay Katzen, and GW SMHS Dean Barbara Bass
November 2, 2022 - 3:40pm

Julie E. Bauman, MD, MPH, associate dean of cancer and professor of medicine at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) was installed as the Dr. Cyrus Katzen Family Director of...

October 26, 2022 - 11:36am

Mamoun Younes, MD, professor of pathology at GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, was among nearly 80...

Michael Schweitz, MD ’72, BA ’69, and Joan Schweitz page through an old yearbook
October 24, 2022 - 3:32pm

The George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) welcomed alumni from 10 MD program graduation classes to celebrate major anniversary milestones from 10 to 50 years during the annual Reunion Weekend.

October 20, 2022 - 1:32pm

“There have been several studies showing that an earlier diagnosis of breast cancer below the age of 50 can potentially increase the...

October 20, 2022 - 1:22pm

The George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences and Medi-Corps Program brought their Immersive Learning Center to West Potomac Tuesday morning. Dozens of high schoolers interested in health care hopped on the bus and...

October 14, 2022 - 12:00am

At a moment when the global COVID-19 pandemic is finally loosening its grip on the public consciousness as an object of existential dread, a new fear has swept in to supplant it: nuclear annihilation. Assistant Professor Amir Afkhami, MD, from...