Winter 2021

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 2, 2021
A generous gift from George Washington University (GW) alumna Sally Kline, MBA ’87, and a donation from skincare giant La Roche-Posay will help support the access to and provision of psychosocial care for patients at the GW Cancer Center and GW’s Supportive Oncodermatology Clinic.
February 1, 2021
With the Benefit of a Tauber Scholarship and an Award from Herbert and Ruth Abramson Scholarship Fund, Fourth-Year Medical Student Colleen Considine is Preparing to Take the Next Step in her Medical Career, Pediatric Training at Children’s National Hospital.
February 1, 2021
Sylvia Gonsahn-Bollie, MD ’10, RESD ’14, turned her personal weight-loss and wellness journey into a personalized, holistic, and scientific approach to sustainable weight loss program, Embrace YOU Weight & Wellness.
February 1, 2021
Andrew Garrett, MD, MPH, has spent his career rushing from one disaster to another providing emergency assistance to communities experiencing their greatest moments of need.
February 1, 2021
In May 2020, as COVID-19 infection rates were climbing, students from the clinical programs at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences found themselves in the middle of the pandemic following graduation.