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Dean Akman on the I St Mall
April 9, 2014 - 2:11pm

Jeffrey S. Akman, M.D., dean, vice president for health affairs and Walter A. Bloedorn Professor of Administrative Medicine, talked to GW Today about common issues for college students and how to seek help.

“You have to taste bitter to taste sweet,” Director of Patient-Centered Care Research in the Department of Emergency Medicine Leanna Wen said during her talk on the links between fear and shame. (Credit Nicole Radivilov)
February 10, 2014 - 12:00am

George Washington University faculty and students, including Leana Wen, M.D., director for patient-centered care research, took the stage at Lisner Auditorium to speak to a crowd of 1,200 attendees representing GW, D.C. and the surrounding areas...

Students sitting with laptop
January 13, 2014 - 3:08pm

Beginning in fall 2014, each first-year GW medical student will also receive an iPad—a tool that is commonplace in today’s hospitals, allowing physicians to access electronic medical records and information on the web from their patients’...

Woman bundled up on I st.
January 8, 2014 - 2:24pm

GW doctors explain how to stay safe during a dangerously cold winter.

Professors Ferid Murad and Akos Vertes
December 11, 2013 - 12:00am

Professors Ferid Murad and Akos Vertes recognized for "outstanding inventions" by the National Academy of Inventors. Murad leads a lab program in the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences' Department of Biochemistry...

Jonathan Spalter, Richard Katz, Lynn Goldman, Ivor Braden Horn and Jinha Park discuss mHealth in the Jack Morton Auditorium on Wednesday.
December 6, 2013 - 12:00am

Former Sen. Tom Daschle joined experts at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health to discuss the role of technology and education in...

GW team poses with Albert Einstein statue
November 20, 2013 - 12:00am

A interdisciplinary team of students representing the Milken Institute School of Public Health (formerly the GW School of Public Health and Health Services), the Graduate School of Education and Human Development and the School of Medicine and...

Former Board of Trustees member Eric Lindner, B.B.A. ’81, thanks the university and his family during a celebratory reception on Friday.
October 15, 2013 - 9:59am

"Hospice Voices: Lessons for Living at the End of Life" by Eric Lindner was released on Oct. 12. Lindner is donating all of the book profits to organizations committed to improving the lives of hospice patients and their families, including the...

Neal Barnard presents at expo
April 1, 2013 - 12:00am

The George Washington University’s Urban Food Task Force hosted its first-ever “Research and Education in Food and Nutrition” expo March 28.

March 20, 2013 - 12:00am

Dipa Sheth, M.D., assistant professor of medicine, was interviewed by GW Today about allergy season, and what people can do to mitigate its effects.