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July 1, 2015 - 11:42am

Researchers at the George Washington University (GW), led by Michael S. Irwig, M.D., found that men referred for tertiary care for borderline testosterone levels had much higher rates of depression and depressive symptoms than those of the...

May 11, 2015 - 2:51pm

Brad Jones, assistant professor of microbiology, immunology, and tropical medicine, received a $180,000 grant from amfAR's generationCURE for his research looking at whether a novel combination therapy can eradicate the latent reservoirs of HIV...

May 11, 2015 - 9:46am

The GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, the GW University Hospital, and the GW Medical Faculty Associates are pleased to announce the appointment of Eduardo M. Sotomayor, M.D., who will serve as the inaugural director of the GW Cancer...

April 29, 2015 - 5:41pm

Researchers at Children's National Health System, a clinical partner of the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, joining other teams, have uncovered new evidence that T-cells, a type of blood cells, can effectively restore antiviral...

April 27, 2015 - 12:00am

An interdisciplinary, city-wide consortium of researchers, led by Alan E. Greenberg, MD, MPH, professor and chair in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at Milken Institute School of Public Health, has received a grant from the...

April 23, 2015 - 11:09am

Larrissa May, M.D., director of the Clinical Research Fellowship and associate professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine, was published in Clinical Infectious Disease for her research finding a rise in shortages of key antibiotics used to...

April 21, 2015 - 2:26pm

New research published in Nature has found several drugs could lead to new treatment options for multiple sclerosis (MS), including two drugs that effectively treat MS at the source, in vivo. When administered at the peak of disease, these two...

Jumana Alshaikh, a medical research fellow, discusses her research project with Robert Miller, Ph.D.
April 7, 2015 - 2:09pm

More than 280 posters highlighting basic science research projects to translational efforts were presented at Health and Medicine Research Day.

March 17, 2015 - 9:59am

An interdisciplinary group of researchers from the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences and Children’s National Health System has been awarded a program project grant for $6.2 million from The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of...

March 12, 2015 - 12:00am

Jesse Pines, M.D., M.B.A., director of the Office for Clinical Practice Innovation, was recently published in the Annals of Emergency Medicine for a study showing that medical homes can have a positive effect on patients, as far as limiting...