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The Washington Post - Stress Over Pandemic Makes OCD Symptoms Worse in Some Children

Suzan Song, MD, PhD, MPH, associate professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, spoke to The Washington Post for an article about the impacts pandemic stress has on children with OCD.

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September 10, 2020 Featured News

SMHS providers and students are working to increase the District of Columbia’s registration numbers by reaching out to potential voters in an unusual place: the emergency department.

WAMU - Maryland Is Days Away From Buying, Deploying 25,000 Rapid COVID-19 Tests

Monica Lypson, MD, professor of medicine, spoke to WAMU for article about the status of rapid antigen testing for COVID-19 in the Washington, D.C. region.

September 09, 2020 Research NewsPress Release

The retrospective study from a team at GW found that spironolactone may be safe to treat female pattern hair loss in breast cancer survivors.

Today Show - Is It Safe for Kids to Return to School? Dr. Kavita Patel Discusses

Kavita Patel, MD, MSHS, adjunct associate professor of emergency medicine, was on the Today Show to discuss the safety of children as they return to school.

Self -We're Basically All Struggling With Mental Health Right Now—Let's Normalize It

Pooja Lakshmin, MD, clinical assistant professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, spoke to Self for an article on why it's important to normalize what it means to stuggle with mental health.

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The George Washington University (GW) Medical Faculty Associates’ Department of Orthopaedic Surgery will be opening for orthopaedic specialty care walk-in services for GW employees and their families.

August 31, 2020 Alumni NewsFeatured News

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