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March 25, 2013 - 12:00am

Susan G. Komen for the Cure, the National Football League Players Association and The GW Cancer Institute will host a media breakfast at The George Washington University Hospital to announce exciting news about the annual Susan G. Komen Global...

March 21, 2013 - 8:00pm

Mudit Tyagi, Ph.D., assistant professor of medicine, has received two federally funded grants to study the dangerous effects of cocaine on those living with HIV.

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March 19, 2013 - 8:00pm

The Department will host Phillip A. Sharp, Ph.D., Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine, to speak on “The Biology and Synthesis of Non-coding RNAs."

Students pose with match letters and Dean Goldberg
March 15, 2013 - 8:00pm

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences congratulates its fourth-year medical students, who were “matched” for residency at a Match Day ceremony on Friday, March 15.

March 13, 2013 - 8:00pm

Xiaoyan Zheng, Ph.D., received a $747,000 grant to research Hedgehog signaling pathway regulation of cell-cell adhesion and segregation.

Woman holding her match letter jumping for joy
March 12, 2013 - 8:00pm

Medical students at SMHS will join together in a Match Day ceremony on March 15 at noon, where they will simultaneously receive and open envelopes revealing where they’ll spend the next several years of their residency training.

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February 27, 2013 - 7:00pm

Neal Barnard, M.D., adjunct associate professor of medicine, has authored, "Power Foods for the Brain," a book that reveals how diet can protect the brain from memory loss, stroke, and Alzheimer's disease.

February 13, 2013 - 7:00pm

Video capsule endoscopy performed in the emergency department to detect acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding, a potentially life-threatening emergency, may safely allow many patients with gastrointestinal hemorrhage to be discharged home instead...

February 13, 2013 - 12:15pm

In an opinion editorial published by McClatchy-Tribune News Service, Jeffrey S. Akman, M.D., dean of the SMHS, and co-author Lynn R. Goldman, M.D., dean of the School of Public Health and Health Services, write to support policies to address...

February 12, 2013 - 12:00am

The Dr. Cyrus and Myrtle Katzen Cancer Research Center is offering a new, one-year postdoctoral fellowship to support innovative cancer research, thanks to a generous gift from the Albert L. Tucker and Elizabeth T. Tucker Foundation.