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Trauma Survivors Tell Stories of Strength, Resilience

At the seventh annual GW Hospital Trauma Survivors' Day event, patients shared stories of strength and survival and reunited with some of the people who helped save their lives.

Trauma Survivors Tell Stories of Strength, Resilience
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
October 31, 2018 Announcement

George Washington University faculty members in the School of Medicine and Health Sciences Physician Assistant Program presented and received awards at the 2018 Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA) Education Forum held Oct. 22-24 in Anaheim, California.

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October 31, 2018 Announcement

Susan LeLacheur, DrPH ’08, MPH ’89, PA-C, BS ’82, associate professor of physician assistant studies at SMHS, received the Master Faculty Award at the 2018 Physician Assistant Education Association Education Forum.

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October 30, 2018 Featured News

 Thanks to the help of advanced brain imaging software, the George Washington University (GW) Hospital is making better, faster care decisions for patients suffering from stroke

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October 29, 2018 Announcement

Howard Straker, MPH, PA-C, assistant professor of physician assistant studies, was elected as president of the Physician Assistant Education Association. 

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GW PAs celebrated the profession
October 29, 2018 Featured News

The GW PA Program recognized faculty for their dedication to the profession and to educating students in the program.

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Harleen Marwah
October 29, 2018 Announcement

Second-year MD student Harleen Marwah traveled to Rome to present at the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization.

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Faculty in the Media

Daniel Lieberman, MD, professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences
Daniel Lieberman, MD, professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, was on Good Morning Washington (ABC7) to discuss the role dopamine plays in politics and to promote his new book, Molecule of...
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Eric Vilain, MD, PhD, chair of the Department of Genomics and Precision Medicine
Eric Vilain, MD, PhD, chair of the Department of Genomics and Precision Medicine, spoke to Wired for an article about the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' memo on defining a person's sex...
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Roberta DeBiasi, MD, professor of pediatrics
Roberta DeBiasi, MD, professor of pediatrics, spoke with Axios for an article about acute flaccid myelitis, a polio-like illness that has left some children with partial paralysis or muscle weakness.
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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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