Giving News

March 17, 2017 - 11:01am

On the cover page of the immunology textbook Victoria Shanmugam used in medical school was a quotation that resonated with the young Londoner: “Immunology is the invention of the devil, who is making it up as he goes along because he is not too...

Margarita Ramos
March 17, 2017 - 11:00am

When I started medical school here four years ago, never in my wildest dreams would I have expected a complete stranger to be so generous as to donate a scholarship award to help me fund my education. To all the...

Danette Cunningham
March 17, 2017 - 10:54am

In 2013, Danette Cunningham, 47, was driving her car when she unexpectedly blacked out and crashed. She had no idea what happened, and didn’t drive for four months. After replacing her car, Danette blacked out again while driving. After the crash...

Kidney recipient Jose Reyes embraces his donor Sarah Miknis
March 17, 2017 - 10:47am

Four years ago, Jose Reyes found out he had stage four kidney disease. He was put on transplant lists in Washington, D.C. and in Maryland, but as he started dialysis, his health was deteriorating. For nearly nine months, he waited.

“I know...

Kevin Pelphrey Installed as Carbonell Family Professor in Autism
October 31, 2016 - 12:00am

As a budding neuroscientist, Kevin Pelphrey intended to study how the human brain understands other humans—knowledge for knowledge’s sake, as he described it. And it was mostly so he could play with scanners and analyze “cool-looking” pictures of...

The Power of Giving
February 24, 2016 - 1:16pm

Dennis Narango, M.A., associate dean and associate vice president for development and alumni relations, explains how faculty and staff can support the school's philanthropic goals.

Nancy D. Gaba, M.D., FACOG
January 10, 2016 - 12:00am

In the past century, the field of obstetrics and gynecology has advanced in remarkable ways. Physicians are able to better diagnose and treat female reproductive system disorders, and the care women receive during and after childbirth has...

The Bank of America Charitable Foundation
December 8, 2015 - 12:23pm

The Bank of America Charitable Foundation has awarded a $25,000 grant to the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences to support Upward Bound and the Health Education Leadership Program at the Rodham Institute. 

Thomas W. Jarrett, M.D.; Rachel Brem, M.D.; Marie Borum, M.D., M.P.H. '95
October 23, 2015 - 10:00am

GW physicians presented on pancreatic, breast, and colon cancers at the Oct. 14 event.

July 8, 2015 - 9:33am

Last summer GW kicked off a historic campaign - The Making History Campaign - that focuses on raising support for students, academics and breaking new ground. At the kickoff event, GW leaders spoke about their connections to GW and how they are...