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Research News

More than 250 research submissions highlighting the breadth of research and scholarly activities at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) were featured during the 2024 GW SMHS Research Showcase, April 25.

Rong Li, PhD, chair of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine and Ross Professor of Basic Science Research received the 2024 GW Inventor of the Year award for his research addressing breast cancer treatment and prevention, particularly triple-negative breast cancer.

GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences researcher Qing Zeng, PhD, professor of clinical research and leadership, director of GW’s Biomedical Informatics Center, receives a grant to partner on development of Artificial Intelligence tools to help frontline health care workers serving under-…