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PTs Celebrate During White Coat Ceremony

Assisted by second-year students, members of the SMHS Physical Therapy Class of 2021 slipped their arms into the sleeves of their new white coats during the event.

PTs Celebrate During White Coat Ceremony
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

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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
TC Williams Students
September 26, 2018 Press Release, Featured News

SMHS received a grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration to develop an educational pipeline program.

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Kofi D. Essel, MD ’11, MPH ‘17, FAAP, presents to GW medical students.

After receiving scholarship support from GW, Dr. Essel’s giving back through his work in the Anacostia neighborhood of Washington, D.C. and investing in students who will become physicians helping others.

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Students standing holding signs
September 25, 2018 Featured News

Just days after George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) students gathered to express concerns about gun violence and patient safety, two more shootings occurred: One in Wisconsin and one in Pennsylvania.

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People looking at a yearbook
September 24, 2018 Alumni News, Featured News

The threat of Hurricane Florence loomed over the George Washington (GW) University School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) Reunion Weekend, but the clouds and spots of rain didn’t dampen the spirits of those attending the annual event.

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First-year SMHS students volunteered with the Special Olympics Young Athlete program
September 21, 2018 Featured News

First-year MD, PT, and PA students volunteered with the Special Olympics Young Athletes program for Community Service Day.

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In mid-September, the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) started a tradition: the Stuart S. Kassan, MD ’72, Lecture Series.

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Faculty in the Media

Daniel Lieberman, MD, professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences
Daniel Z. Lieberman, MD, professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, spoke to Good Morning Washington about digital media use and the development of ADHD in teenagers and why dopamine is the...
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Adam Friedman, MD, professor of dermatology, spoke to Today for an article about a teen who developed hookworm after being buried in the sand.
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Billie Short, MD, professor of pediatrics
Billie Short, MD, professor of pediatrics, spoke to WTRF (Wheeling, West Virginia) about treatment of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome.
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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 Report Banner 2018

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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