November 27, 2023
The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences Department of Physician Assistant Studies completed its reaccreditation process with the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA), earning a full 10-year reaccreditation.
October 24, 2023
A multi-disciplinary group of students from three schools at the George Washington University beat out six other competing teams from D.C.-area universities to win the 2023 Grand Prize of the 10th annual D.C. Public Health Case Challenge hosted by National Academy of Medicine’s Kellogg Health of…
October 13, 2023
GW SMHS Professor of Pathology Donald S. Karcher, MD, FCAP, was recently elected to serve as the 38th President of the College of American Pathologists.
October 10, 2023
The George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) Physician Assistant (PA) program kicked off PA Week (Oct. 6–12) by honoring its best and brightest during its annual awards ceremony and reception, Oct. 5.
September 28, 2023
The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) dedicated the new SEVA Teaching Kitchen, home to the school’s Culinary Medicine Program.
September 20, 2023
Michael Bukrinsky, MD, PhD, professor of microbiology, immunology, and tropical medicine, received a 2023 Fulbright Specialist Program grant in support of an international educational exchange with University of Ostrava in the Czechia.
GW Researchers Launch the First Basket Phase I Clinical Trial on Two Ultra-Rare Mitochondrial Diseases
September 15, 2023
Anne Chiaramello, PhD, founding director the Mito-EpiGen Program at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) received FDA approval for the first basket clinical trial in the US for two ultra-rare inherited mitochondrial diseases, MELAS and LHON-Plus.
August 17, 2023
Incoming George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) MD Program Class of 2027 students celebrate during the 25th Annual White Coat and Honor Code Ceremony at Lisner Auditorium on Aug. 5
May 26, 2023
The George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology hosted the 86th annual Kane King Dodek Obstetrical Honor Society annual awards ceremony.
The Health Science Program Class of 2023 Embraces Compassion, Collaboration, and Courage in Health Care
May 26, 2023
The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences celebrated the achievement of the Health Sciences Program Class of 2023, 391 members strong, representing 27 disciplines offered by GW.