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COVID testing sample
June 3, 2020 - 11:03am

Testing is an important part of flattening the curve and stopping the spread of COVID-19, and nonprofit Bread for the City is working hard to offer testing to underserved residents, an effort made successful with the help of students from SMHS....

COVID-19 sample tube and clipboard
May 29, 2020 - 10:36am

A George Washington University (GW) Hospital study, led by Andrew Meltzer, MD, associate professor of emergency medicine at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS), is investigating the symptomatology, follow-up care, baseline...

Alliance logo
May 27, 2020 - 1:05pm

Chronic rheumatic diseases may make patients more susceptible to contracting COVID-19 and may effect the severity of the virus. Adam Kilian, MD, is serving as a regional leader for the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance, which is collecting...

Images of students and SMHS 2020 MD graduation speakers
May 27, 2020 - 11:15am

From living rooms and backyards across the country, members of the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) MD Program Class of 2020 took the next step in their medical careers in a virtual graduation...

Chalkboard drawing of books and globe congratulating Class of 2020
May 26, 2020 - 11:25am

For the first time in its 65-year history, George Washington University’s (GW) Alpha Chapter of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society (AΩA) announced that this year’s AΩA graduation-week events, the annual AΩA grand rounds lecture and the...

Graduation tassle with 2020 on it.
May 26, 2020 - 11:03am

The George Washington University (GW) Commencement Weekend celebrations kicked off on May 13 with the 83rd annual Kane King Dodek Obstetrics Honor Society reception, honoring the year’s outstanding faculty, residents, and students.


PT awards ceremony screen shot
May 22, 2020 - 4:04pm

The GW PT Program celebrated the Class of 2020 during a graduation and awards ceremony.

Stethoscope and data
May 22, 2020 - 12:18pm

Faculty, residents, and students across GW are creating a registry of information on GW Hospital patients suffering from the novel coronavirus, capturing data on demographics, medical history, treatments, and more. 

PA White Coat Ceremony screen shot
May 22, 2020 - 9:44am

The GW PA Program Class of 2020 received their long white coats during GW Commencement Weekend.

Graduation graphic
May 21, 2020 - 2:03pm

Be innovative. Be collaborative. Be just. That was the charge to students during the 2020 graduation celebration ceremony for health sciences programs at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS).