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Illustration with words connecting healing with spirituality
March 8, 2022 - 6:10pm

The George Washington University Institute for Spirituality Health received a $3 million grant from the John Templeton Foundation (JTF) in support of a multi-year project to develop a model to grow the field of spiritual care. 

Mellisa Carroll, PhD
March 8, 2022 - 5:54pm

Melissa Carroll, PhD, associate professor of anatomy and cell biology at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences was elected to serve on the Board of Directors for the American Association for Anatomy.

February 14, 2022 - 4:10pm

In the third part of this series, Jalina Booker explains why prioritizing self-care is important, particularly in uncertain times.

February 14, 2022 - 3:30pm

In the second part of this series, Carmen Session outlines the importance of mindfulness and knowledge.

February 10, 2022 - 12:26pm

Janeale Gottlieb-George discusses the importance of self-care, what changes she would like to see for Black medical and health sciences students, and what Black History Month means to her.

Illustration of online health education
February 8, 2022 - 2:21pm

The George Washington University’s (GW) online bachelor’s degree programs housed in School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) were ranked 14th in 2021, up from 19th last year, by U.S. News & World Report. The school’s online bachelor’s...

Photo GW SMHS and Children’s National Neuroscientist Nathan Smith, PhD, Fellow of AAAS
February 8, 2022 - 10:33am

George Washington University (GW) faculty member Nathan Smith, PhD, assistant professor of pediatrics and of pharmacology and physiology at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, was elected to the 2021 class of American Association for...

Julie E. Bauman
January 26, 2022 - 1:24pm

The renowned cancer clinician and researcher starts her new position in March 2022.

George Washington Bust in the snow
January 12, 2022 - 10:55am

Congratulations to all our students, alumni, faculty, and staff on their recent success. The items below highlight the breadth of achievement and expertise that can be found at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health...

Photo, Drs Tim McCaffrey and Kasimov
January 6, 2022 - 5:35pm

A $1 million gift from Ulvi M. and Reykhan Kasimov seeks to advance development of a new technique that uses RNA transcript levels to identify biomarkers in the blood stream, which can help detect active infections in the body.