November 2016

November 02, 2016

The George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences’ (SMHS) International Medicine Programs and Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine are co-sponsoring a two-day scientific research summit with the Instituto Butantan and Universidade de São Paulo focused on Zika virus. The summit takes place Nov. 3-4 in Brazil.

Operation Smile - Close up
November 01, 2016

Two dozen anesthesiologists from 14 countries around the globe were deep in discussion, exploring best practices during a practical review of pediatric anesthesiology, at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences’ (SMHS) Ross Hall in May 2016. The question posed to them — “What’s worked, and what hasn’t?” – spurred comments on surgical team communication methods, upper respiratory infections, and patient safety.