George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences professors Henry J. Kaminski, MD, chair of the Department of Neurology and Meta Amalia Neumann Professor of Neurology and Linda Kusner, PhD, associate professor of pharmacology and physiology, serve as co-editors of the newly published third edition of the reference book, “Myasthenia Gravis and Related Disorders.”
The Center for Faculty Excellence at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences recently presented the 2018 Medical and Health Sciences Education Research Grant Award to Maranda Ward, EdD ’17, MPH, and Shawneequa Callier, JD.
Researchers from the GW Cancer Center will participate and present posters at the AACR Annual Meeting held April 14-18.
A team led by Leigh Frame, PhD, MHS, director for the Integrative Medicine Program at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, published a review on the ethical implications of placebo group use in Nutrients, where she looked at various studies in the developing field of vitamin D research.
Fred M. Gordin, MD, professor of medicine and senior scientist of clinical and population sciences at the District of Columbia Center for AIDS Research, passed away at age 666 after a four-year battle with lung cancer.
A team of researchers at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences compared the toxicological impact of cryosurgery with an FDA-approved topical 40 percent hydrogen peroxide solution (A-101) for the treatment of seborrheic keratosis, in human skin equivalents derived from darker skin types. The findings were recently published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.
Daniel Yang, PhD, assistant research professor of pediatrics, published in Autism Research finding that a clinician-driven virtual learning platform, tailored to young adults on the autism spectrum, shows improved social competency.
The American Association of Anatomists recently named Sally A. Moody, PhD, professor and chair of the Department of Anatomy and Regenerative Biology at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, among its Class of 2018 fellows.