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April 25, 2013 - 10:39am

The GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences is pleased to announce that HIV/AIDS researcher, Douglas F. Nixon, M.D., Ph.D., will be joining the faculty on Oct. 1, 2013 as the Ross Professor of Basic Science Research and chair of the department...

April 16, 2013 - 12:00am

George Washington University has experts available to talk about the bombings at the Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15.

April 15, 2013 - 11:23am

In collaboration with the American Cancer Society and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the George Washington University Cancer Institute is launching the Cancer Survivorship E-Learning Series for Primary Care Providers on April 15...

April 9, 2013 - 12:00am

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences student-run Health, Education and Active Living (HEALing) Clinic will host their 14th Annual Charity Auction on Thursday, April 11, 2013 in Ross Hall.

April 8, 2013 - 12:00am

In the first comprehensive review of its kind, Katherine Chretien, M.D., associate professor of medicine, and Terry Kind, M.D., M.P.H., associate professor of pediatrics, have co-authored a piece in Circulation on the challenges and opportunities...

April 4, 2013 - 12:00am

The GW branch of Camp Kesem, a non-profit dedicated to helping the children of cancer patients, will host its Fifth Annual Share the Magic Dinner and Silent Auction on Wed., April 17 at 6:30 p.m. The event will be co-sponsored by the George...

April 3, 2013 - 12:00am

The GW Cancer Institute is in its second year of funding from the Susan G. Komen for the Cure to help increase the quality of survivorship care for D.C.-area breast cancer survivors.

April 3, 2013 - 12:00am

Virginia Tech, Children’s National Medical Center, and the George Washington University have partnered in a unique program to create research breakthroughs in children’s health. The three institutions contributed a total of $375,000 to support...

April 2, 2013 - 12:00am

Experts at the George Washington University are available to comment on President Obama's announcement about a new initiative to better understand the human brain.

Gary Little, M.D., assistant professor of emergency medicine; Arrelious Benn, Philadelphia Eagles; Vince Chiappinelli, Ph.D., interim associate vice president for health affairs and associate dean; Josh Morgan, Washington Redskins; Barry Wolfman, CEO and managing director of the GW Hospital; Mandi Chapman, associate director of the GW Cancer Institute; and Britt McHenry, sports anchor, ABC7/WJLA-TV.
March 28, 2013 - 12:00am

Susan G. Komen announced $1.5 million in new D.C.-area community health grants, some of which will go to the GW Cancer Institute for their community outreach programs.