Spring 2015 Issue

May 11, 2015
When it comes to the importance of teamwork and trust, no area of education rivals the clinical health care setting. At GW’s School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS), executive coaching and simulation have worked to promote the interprofessional education of health care students.
May 11, 2015
Being “Free From Falls” is something that most of us take for granted on a daily basis; however, for some people, particularly those who have diseases that make it difficult to walk or stay balanced, learning how to avoid a fall is critical.
May 11, 2015
Jehan El-Bayoumi, M.D., RESD ’88, dedicates herself to delivering medical care for all
May 11, 2015
In the alphabet of educational strategies and associations, the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) is adopting what is quickly becoming vital: IPE, or interprofessional education.
May 11, 2015
Cellular Signaling Pathway Could Lead Scientists to a Cure for Cancer
May 11, 2015
At the start of the 2014-15 academic year, incoming M.D. program students in the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) began a rigorous journey that will ultimately lead them to careers in medicine.
May 11, 2015
For more than two decades, most of which has been spent on the faculty of clinical partners Children’s National Health System (Children’s National) and GW’s School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS), Stephen J.
May 11, 2015
The George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) awarded $500,000 in scholarships to four, third-year medical students interested in pursuing a career in primary care. The students — Douglas M.
May 11, 2015
“Teaching is about communicating something that is complicated in a way that students can embrace and get excited about — and that excites me,” explains Patricia Latham, M.D., Ed.D., professor of pathology at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS).