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Two New Online Medical Education Courses Address Opioid Crisis

The DC Center for Rational Prescribing (DCRx) today announced the availability of two new online education courses aimed at teaching doctors and other healthcare professionals some of the myths and facts surrounding the use of prescription opioid...
27-Sep-2016 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Urgent Care Association of America and the Antibiotic Resistance Action Center Form Partnership to Address Antibiotic Use in Rapidly Growing Urgent Care Sector

The Urgent Care Association of America (UCAOA) and the Antibiotic Resistance Action Center (ARAC) at the Milken Institute School of Public Health at George Washington University announced today that they are entering into a three-year partnership to...
26-Sep-2016 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Superbug MRSA May Be Spreading Through Contaminated Poultry

A new study offers compelling evidence that a novel form of the dangerous superbug Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) can spread to humans through consumption or handling of contaminated poultry. The research, published online today...
21-Sep-2016 12:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Milken Institute School of Public Health Holds September 22 Forum on Chemical Safety Reform

Milken Institute School of Public Health (Milken Institute SPH) at the George Washington University (GW) will hold a public forum on September 22 that will address the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act, which offers...
16-Sep-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Identify Oldest Textile Dyed Indigo, Reflecting Scientific Knowledge From 6,200 Years Ago

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A George Washington University researcher has identified a 6,200-year-old indigo-blue fabric from Huaca, Peru, making it one of the oldest-known cotton textiles in the world and the oldest known textile decorated with indigo blue.
14-Sep-2016 2:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

GW Cancer Center Appoints Michael K. Benedict to Serve as Associate Center Director for Administration and Finance

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The George Washington University Cancer Center is pleased to announce that Michael K. Benedict, PharmD, has been appointed as the associate center director for administration and finance.
12-Sep-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

GW Cancer Center Launches Online Community of Practice for Patient-centered Care

The George Washington University Cancer Center is pleased to announce the launch of the first-ever online Community of Practice for patient-centered cancer care.
12-Sep-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New GW Battleground Poll: Presidential Race Neck and Neck, Voters’ Support is Reluctant

The race for president has tightened considerably, according to the latest George Washington University Battleground Poll.
7-Sep-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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