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SMHS Reunion Weekend Goes Virtual

For the first time, the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) Reunion Weekend went fully virtual, with more than 330 attendees tuning in to lectures and events from the comfort of their own homes across the country.

State of the School with Dean Barbara Lee Bass, MD, RESD '86

In her first major alumni event as the leader of the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS), Barbara Lee Bass, MD, RESD ’86, used the annual State of the School address to cover the highlights of a tumultuous 2020, including a global pandemic, a national lockdown, the reunification of SMHS and The GW Medical Faculty Associates (GW MFA), and a horrific crime in Minnesota that led to the formation of an Anti-Racism Coalition at SMHS.

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Ninth Annual Frank N. Miller Lecture Presented by Richard Whitley, MD '71

In the past few months remdesivir has become a household name as an important therapeutic used in the fight against COVID-19. On Oct. 4, the leading researcher behind the treatment, Richard Whitley, MD ’71, of the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), discussed COVID-19 and remdesivir.