The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) welcomed 600 new students on Saturday. Some held human body parts in the gross anatomy lab. Some learned how to suture. And others were shown how to deliver a baby.
The GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences student-run Health, Education and Active Living (HEALing) Clinic will host the 2011 HEALing Clinic Auction on Wednesday, April 20 on the first floor of the Marvin Center. The Online Auction is now open and accepting bids. One hundred percent of the proceeds go directly to supporting the HEALing Clinic.
A Narrative Matters essay, written by Katherine Chretien, M.D., associate professor of Medicine at The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, was published in the April 2011 issue of Health Affairs.
Move over, Surgery and Emergency Medicine. Primary Care is where the excitement is these days, a group of 20 students in GW’s School of Medicine and Health Sciences came to believe during a special hands-on event at the GW Hospital in January.