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Man speaks from behind podium
July 30, 2019 - 10:06am

In the early days of medicine, it was unclear whether hypertension was a condition that needed to be treated, or if, as many physicians believed, hypertension might actually be a positive condition. It wasn’t until the 1940s and 50s, according to...

GW SPARC student
July 26, 2019 - 4:33pm

The GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences hosted a multitude of summer programs for high school and undergraduate students interested in pursuing careers in medicine, the health professionsm or research.

Bust of George Washington on the George Washington University Foggy Bottom Campus
July 19, 2019 - 11:03am

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences announced the new emeriti faculty inductees as well as the promotions and tenure selections, effective July 1, 2019.

Incoming class of Physician Assistant students don their white coats.
July 2, 2019 - 11:55am

A little over a month ago, a new class of PA students walked onto the GW Foggy Bottom Campus, and on June 28, they took another major step in their professional aspirations by donning short white coats during convocation. 

Rodham Institute panel
June 18, 2019 - 11:03am

“Incorporating the Arts to Improve the Health and Wellbeing of Washington, D.C.” brought out community leaders and clinicians to the 6th Annual Rodham Institute Summit.

Clinical Public Health Summit
June 18, 2019 - 10:35am

Third-year medical students kicked off their final Clinical Public Health Summit with a panel and presentations by graduating fourth-year students.

GW/AAKP Kidney Summit
June 10, 2019 - 9:11am

GW partnered with the American Association of Kidney Patients to co-host the Inaugural Global Innovations in Patient-Centered Kidney Care Summit.

Class of 2019 Doctor of Physical Therapy at annual awards ceremony
May 30, 2019 - 10:42am

After earning a daunting 109 credits over eight consecutive semesters, with 34 weeks of full-time education and training, the members of the DPT Program Class of 2019 gathered with faculty, family, and friends in the Dorothy Betts Marvin Theatre...

Doctoral Hooding Ceremony
May 29, 2019 - 12:30pm

Students in the Institute of Biomedical Sciences were hooded at the GW Columbian College School of Arts and Sciences Doctoral Hooding Ceremony.

GW SMHS Graduation Cap decorated with flowers and message "Girls with Dreams Become Women with Vision"
May 29, 2019 - 11:40am

More than 600 students representing 27 health sciences programs at SMHS strode into Lisner Auditorium for the 2019 Health Sciences Graduation Celebration on May 18.