Research and discovery is at the core of the mission of GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences. A significant emphasis has been put on augmenting the school's research profile and elevating its prominence through enhanced quality and impact. By advancing translation of research and increasing interdisciplinary collaboration in key areas of strength, SMHS researchers are identifying novel approaches to address the world's most devastating health issues, including cancer, HIV/AIDS, and a wide spectrum of neurological disorders.

Grant Resources

Grants Awarded    Submitting a Proposal    Funding Resources

Core Facilities

The Research Pathology Core LaboratoryNanofabrication and Imaging Center
Flow Cytometry Core FacilityAnimal Research Facility

Research Resources

Office of Laboratory Safety

The Office of Laboratory Safety (OLS) is responsible for Radiation Safety and Biosafety in research areas for the University and the Medical Center. 

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Office of Human Research

The Office of Human Research (OHR) is the administrative support office for The George Washington University Institutional Review Boards (IRBs). 

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Himmelfarb Libarary Research Commons

The Himmelfarb Library Research Commons (HLRC) is an online repository for gathering, archiving, and disseminating the research output of the School of Medicine and Health Sciences, the Milken Institute School of Public Health, the School of Nursing, and the Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library, at the George Washington University.

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Institute for Biomedical Sciences

The Institute for Biomedical Sciences (IBS) is the administrative and academic home for interdisciplinary Ph.D. training in the Biomedical Sciences.

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