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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).

Dr. Griffin and his wife and baby
May 19, 2020 - 1:12pm

In April, William Fenner Griffin, MD, a resident at GW Hospital, needed to be on in-house call at the hospital every night, but worried about bringing the virus home to his family; he found support through the GW COVID-19 Response Fund.

Screen grab from virtual ceremony
May 19, 2020 - 9:54am

Friends and family gathered, albeit virtually, to cheer on their loved ones graduating from the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) Biomedical Laboratory Sciences (BLS) Department. 

The department...

Dr. Richard Whitley
May 18, 2020 - 9:30am

Researchers are working feverishly to discover effective treatments for COVID-19. One drug showing early promise is remdesivir, which is being studied with the help of GW alumnus Richard Whitley, MD ’71, of the University of Alabama at Birmingham...

Screen grab of intelligence report on website
May 14, 2020 - 9:24am

To contain the flood of information on COVID-19, faculty and staff across GW are developing weekly intelligence reports for frontline providers and leaders throughout the GW medical enterprise.

GW physicians administer COVID-19 tests at a temporary GW drive-up testing center
May 8, 2020 - 3:09pm

Washington, D.C., taps GW expertise to help develop a plan to reopen the city following weeks of manditory stay at home orders in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.


Illustration of people connecting virtually
May 8, 2020 - 12:38pm

Every day Americans face myriad hardships as the COVID-19 pandemic continues without end. One major challenge is mental health. To find connection during social distancing and ease the stress caused by the health crisis, students in the George...