Armed with first-hand experience in compassion, resilience, generosity, and bravery, the members of the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) MD program Class of 2021 prepared to take the next steps in their medical education.
Looking to the future and learning from the lessons of the past year were the themes from this year’s Health Sciences Graduation Celebration at the GW SMHS. on Saturday, May 15.
GW SMHS Department of Clinical Research and Leadership (CRL) faculty members were among five GW professors to receive the 23rd Annual Morton A. Bender Teaching Awards. GW also announced the Class of 2021 Emeriti Faculty, featuring 16 GW SMHS community members, as well as a pair of SMHS Silver Anniversary Faculty Members.
The Kane King Dodek Obstetrics Honor Society recognized this year’s outstanding faculty, residents, and students during its 84th annual induction and awards reception, featuring Haywood Brown, MD, senior associate vice president of academic affairs at the University of South Florida Health.
The GW SMHS Alpha Chapter of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, welcomed its newest class of faculty, residents, and the MD Class of 2021 during a weeklong series of events featuring National Institutes of Health Associate Director for Research on Women’s Health Janine Austin Clayton, MD.