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January 2, 2020 - 10:38am

Shawneequa Callier, JD, published an article addressing the role of racial categories in precision medicine research.

December 18, 2019 - 10:56am

Erika Bramlette, MBA, PA-C, assistant professor of physician assistant studies at SMHS, attended a meeting of the health professionals chapter of the National Organization of Diversity Officers in Higher Education. She discusses the importance of...

Illustration of head with squiggly lines around it
December 4, 2019 - 12:03pm

Each year, close to 3 million Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)-related emergencies arrive at hospitals and ambulatory care centers across the country, according to the Centers for Disease Control. While many of those are relatively minor, stemming...

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December 4, 2019 - 11:48am

Robert W. Turner II has a doctorate in sociology from the City University of New York, but his most significant degree was earned at the School of Hard Knocks — more familiarly known as professional football. Turner, assistant professor of...

Reamer L. Bushardt, PharmD, PA-C, DFAAPA
November 26, 2019 - 11:08am

The GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences was honored with the Distinguished Academic Partner Award by the Northern Virginia Community College Educational Foundation.

Tatum Little and Bradley Cundif PAEA SHPF by Capitol Hill Building
October 30, 2019 - 9:59am

One of the most unique aspects of attending GW is its home in the nation’s capital. Recently, second-year SMHS PA students, Tatum Little and Bradley Cundiff, took advantage of GW’s location by lobbying on Capitol Hill in support of their future...

Reamer L. Bushardt, PharmD, PA-C, DFAAPA, and Howard Straker, EdD, MPH, PA-C
October 25, 2019 - 4:49pm

Reamer L. Bushardt, PharmD, PA-C, DFAAPA, senior associate dean for health sciences and professor of physician assistant (PA) studies, and Howard Straker, EdD, MPH, PA-C, assistant professor of PA studies, were elected and inducted to leadership...

PA Week Reception 2019
October 17, 2019 - 12:00am

The GW PA Program celebrated the dedication and service of some of its faculty and students at the PA Week Reception in October

October 16, 2019 - 2:16pm

In a research paper in the American Journal of Men’s Health, Robert Turner II, PhD, assistant professor of clinical research and leadership, sought to expand upon investigations into risks for depressive symptoms in former athletes in the NFL....

October 8, 2019 - 2:24pm

Four students from the Physician Assistant Studies Program at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences are participating on Students Board Committees with the AAPA Student Academy.