News

February 23, 2021

For the 11th consecutive year, graduates of the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) Doctoral Program in Physical Therapy (DPT) earned a 100% pass rate on the National Physical Therapy Licensing Examination (NPTE) on their first attempt. 

February 23, 2021

Melissa Tice, PhD, director of the Regulatory Affairs Program at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, walks readers through the FDA process for vaccine approval and the road ahead. 

February 23, 2021

Kevin O’Connor, associate professor of medicine and of health, human function and rehabilitation sciences at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, assumed the post as physician to the president and head of the White House Medical Unit on Inauguration Day, Jan.…

February 16, 2021

The George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) is embarking on a strategic planning process, with the GW Medical Faculty Associates (GW MFA), that will guide the combined goals of SMHS and the GW MFA for the first several years of the post-pandemic academic…

February 12, 2021

The George Washington University clinical enterprise launched a vaccine ambassador program to connect people who have mixed feelings about getting vaccinated with those who have first-hand experience with COVID-19 vaccination process.

February 12, 2021

The George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) received a $700,000 grant from the Commonwealth of Virginia to implement an innovative educational project in the life sciences and expand regional job opportunities for students in the Governor’s Health Sciences…

February 12, 2021

The George Washington University (GW), in collaboration with Whitman Walker Institute (WWI), was selected by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) to receive an $8.4 million, seven‐year award as part of a significant investment in infrastructure and expertise in in…

February 3, 2021

The GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences mourns the recent passing of members of GW health community.

February 3, 2021

Updates and announcements from GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences alumni.

February 3, 2021

Recent books from the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences community.