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Recent Clinical Trial Finds Tamsulosin Not Effective in Kidney Stone Passage

Research published in JAMA Internal Medicine found that tamsulosin does not significantly effect patient-reported passage or capture of kidney stones.
14-Jun-2018 2:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Milken Institute School of Public Health Receives $3 Million Grant to Study Impacts of Limiting Antimicrobial Drug Use in Livestock

The Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University (Milken Institute SPH) today announced it has received a $3.1 million (£2.74 million) grant from the Wellcome Trust to study the impacts of California’s new...
13-Jun-2018 12:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Bainum Family Foundation Announces Partners for School-Based Mental Health Initiative

As part of its $4.1 million commitment to expand school-based mental health in the District of Columbia — a commitment that aims to add 2,000 wrap-around support seats in Wards 7 and 8 by 2020 to increase students’ social-emotional well-being...
12-Jun-2018 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

‘Why Not Take A Risk’ Attitude Widespread Among Patients and Providers, GW Study Finds

A new study led by David Broniatowski, an assistant professor in the George Washington University’s department of engineering management and systems engineering, finds the “Why not take a risk?” mentality is widespread among patients and...
31-May-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Caseload Volume in Gynecologic Surgery Important Consideration for Women

Experts at the GW, led by Gaby Moawad, MD, assistant professor of obstetrics and gynecology at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, outlined some of the concerns and proposed solutions for choosing a surgeon in an article recently...
29-May-2018 10:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Distinguished Global Health Leader Joins the George Washington University

The Milken Institute School of Public Health (Milken Institute SPH) at the George Washington University today announced that Adnan A. Hyder, MD, MPH, PhD, will join the school on August 15 as the Senior Associate Dean for Research and Professor of...
24-May-2018 9:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Milken Institute School of Public Health Names 2018 Geiger Gibson Program Distinguished Visitor

Now in its 15th year, the Geiger Gibson Distinguished Visitor Program honors individuals whose life long contributions to community health centers and medically underserved communities have transformed the fields of public health policy and practice.
3-May-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers to Present New Results of Landmark Study on Nurses in the Public Eye

Researchers will present findings from new research on the representation of nurses in the media, replicating the 21-year-old Woodhull Study on Nurses and the Media, at a press conference at the National Press Club.
1-May-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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