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MD Students Start New Journey on Match Day

Fourth-year medical students discovered where they'll be spending their residencies during the annual event.

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Cover illustration of Medicine and Health magazine fall 2018 edition

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Discovering a Path to Success

The latest Medicine and Health magazine highlights the innovative pipeline programs SMHS offers to young students to set them up for education and career success.

Discovering a Path to Success
Cover illustration of Medicine and Health magazine fall 2018 edition

Featured News

Discovering a Path to Success

The latest Medicine and Health magazine highlights the innovative pipeline programs SMHS offers to young students to set them up for education and career success.

Discovering a Path to Success
March 18, 2019 Alumni News, Announcement

For more than 70 years, the James D. Bruce Memorial Award for Distinguished Contributions in Preventive Medicine has been presented by the ACP for contributions in preventative medicine. In 2019, GW's Lawrence “Bopper” Deyton, MD ’85, MSPH, joined the list of award winners.

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A team at the GW Cancer Center found that the deubiquitinating enzyme USP15 is a potential biomarker for treatments of breast and pancreatic cancers.

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March 12, 2019 Announcement

The GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences made the list of top-ranked schools in the U.S. News & World Report's Best Graduate School Rankings for 2020.

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March 08, 2019 Announcement

Congratulations to Maranda Ward, EdD '17, MPH, on being named among the 40 Under 40 Leaders in Minority Health by the National Minority Quality Forum for 2019.

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In colors of grey, turquoise, and red, a microscopic view of the Marburg virus as it attacks the immune system
March 05, 2019 Featured News

For a second year, researchers at SMHS showed off the beauty of the work they do every day for the Art of Science Contest.

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February 27, 2019 Featured News

There are times when doctors are so focused on their patients, they forget to take proper care of their own health. However, there are skills they can learn early on to keep burnout at bay — and that’s the goal of the GW Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology’s Wellness Week.

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Faculty in the Media

Newton Kendig, MD, clinical professor of medicine
Newton Kendig, MD, clinical professor of medicine, spoke to The New Yorker for an article about the jail health care crisis.
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Gary Simon, MD, PhD, Walter G. Ross Professor of Clinical Research
Gary Simon, MD, PhD, Walter G. Ross Professor of Clinical Research, spoke to WUSA9 about a viral Facebook post that claimed applying antibiotic cream to your nostrils prevents flu.
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Vishal A. Patel, MD, will serve as the director of the recently established Cutaneous Oncology Program at the GW Cancer Center.
Vishal Patel, MD, director of the Cutaneous Oncology Program as the GW Cancer Center and assistant professor of dermatology at SMHS, spoke to Today about foot melanoma.
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Fall 2018 magazine cover of GW Medicine and Health

GW Medicine + Health

Medicine + Health is the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Science’s flagship publication. This award-winning, biannual magazine showcases the research and clinical expertise of the SMHS faculty, who are working to overcome some of today’s most challenging and persistent health problems.

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Progress Reports

SMHS Progress Report is an award-winning publication offering an annual overview of the achievements of the faculty, students, residents, and alumni of the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and its clinical partners — the GW Hospital, the GW Medical Faculty Associates, and Children’s National Health System — during the academic year.

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SMHS eNewsletter

SMHS eNewsletter is a monthly internal-audience featuring many of the top news and events taking place at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Science each month.

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