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Men Referred for Borderline Testosterone Levels Have Higher Rates of Depression and Depressive Symptoms

Researchers at the George Washington University (GW), led by Michael S. Irwig, M.D., found that men referred for tertiary care for borderline testosterone levels had much higher rates of depression and depressive symptoms than those of the general...
1-Jul-2015 12:05 PM EDT

PrEP Data Links Anti-HIV Immune Response to Reduce Chance of Infection

Research published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences found that some individuals exposed to HIV-1, but who remain uninfected, have a certain pattern of virus-specific immune responses that differentiated them from individuals...
22-Jun-2015 4:05 PM EDT

GW Establishes Program on Extremism

The new program is the first of its kind in the U.S. devoted solely to research on extremism.
16-Jun-2015 10:00 AM EDT

GW Researchers’ Plasma Thruster Reaches Space

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The technology can increase the lifetime and controllability of miniature satellites.
15-Jun-2015 3:05 PM EDT

GW Researcher Finds Differences in Brain Expression of RORA Gene May Contribute to Sex Bias in Autism

Valerie Hu, Ph.D., professor of biochemistry and molecular medicine at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, has found an important sex-dependent difference in the level of RORA protein in brain tissues of males...
27-May-2015 10:05 AM EDT

GW Leader and SMHS Dean, Jeffrey S. Akman, M.D., to Serve on the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS

Jeffrey S. Akman, M.D., vice president for health affairs at the George Washington University (GW) and dean of the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, was sworn in as a new member of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS on May 21,...
26-May-2015 2:05 PM EDT

GW Appoints Raj Rao, M.D., to Serve as Chair of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery

The George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences, GW Hospital, and The GW Medical Faculty Associates are pleased to announce Raj Rao, M.D., as the new chair of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery.
21-May-2015 10:45 AM EDT

The George Washington University Expands Malala Yousafzai Resource Guide to Include High School Students

The supplement offers terms and discussion questions for high school students to study the resource guide.
20-May-2015 9:05 AM EDT

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