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September 30, 2019 Faculty in the Media

Rachel Brem, MD, director of breast imaging and intervention at the GW Cancer Center and professor of radiology as SMHS, spoke to for an article discussing what women under 40 should do to detect breast cancer.

Jeffrey S. Akman, MD ’81, RESD ’84, Delivers His Last State of the School Address as Vice President and Dean
September 26, 2019 Alumni NewsFeatured News

George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) MD program alumni from the classes of 1969, ’74, ’79, ’84, ’89, ’94, ’99, and 2009 gathered in Ross Hall 101 to listen to Jeffrey S. Akman, MD ’81, RESD ’85, vice president for health affairs, Walter A.

H Street Society
September 25, 2019 Alumni NewsFeatured News

The GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences inducted members of the MD Class of 1969 into the H Street Society during MD Reunion Weekend.

A woman standing in between two men holding an award
September 25, 2019 Featured News

A new tradition at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) began on Sept. 19, as members of the school’s faculty gathered to be honored for their years of service, commitment to the institution, and great achievements made while working at SMHS.

September 25, 2019 Research NewsPress Release

The AIDS and Cancer Specimen Resource has been renewed for five years with GW serving as the primary site.

Woman in grey suit standing at podium holding microphone
September 24, 2019 Alumni NewsFeatured News

Dipping one’s toes into social mediacan at times seem daunting, but it can also be incredibly helpful and rewarding, said Hope Jackson, MD ’09, RESD ’16, assistant professor of surgery at SMHS, at the Annual Frank Miller Lecture.

Two SMHS students paint a small ceramic piggy bank red
September 24, 2019 Featured News

In early September, students participated in SMHS Community Service Day, a chance to learn more about needs in Washington, D.C., and discover ways they can give back as members of this vibrant city. 

September 24, 2019 Press Release

The GW Cancer Center has experts available to speak during Breast Cancer Awareness Month.