Faculty News

August 27, 2020
After more than After more than four decades at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS), Lisa Mustone Alexander, EdD ’03, MPH ’89, PA-C ’79, is retiring from GW. The next step in her career will be a move to Dublin, Ireland, to serve as director of a…
July 30, 2020
Trudy Mallinson, PhD, OTR/L, associate dean for research in health sciences, received an early career outstanding mentor award.
July 30, 2020
Monica Lypson, MD, professor of medicine at SMHS, was recently elected to the council of the Society of General Internal Medicine.
July 30, 2020
Jeffrey Berger, MD, MBA, became the fifth chair of the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine at the SMHS in early 2020.
July 30, 2020
Researchers at SMHS, led by Abigail Polter, PhD, received a $2.2 million grant from the NIH for a study on chronic stress.
July 30, 2020
Terry Kind, MD, MPH, was selected as a member of the Inaugural Cohort of the National Academy of Distinguished Educators in Pediatrics.
July 30, 2020
Cancer prevention expert Elmer E. Huerta, MD, MPH, joined GW as the director of the Cancer Preventorium.
July 30, 2020
SMHS continues to grow its expertise with the addition of three new GW Health Sciences program directors.
July 30, 2020
Christina Puchalski, MD ’94, RESD ’97, founding director of GWish, and colleagues published in the Journal of Palliative Medicine.
July 22, 2020
Sally Moody, PhD, chair of the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, took part in a course on developmental biology.