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GW Cancer Center Participates in the American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting 2018

Researchers from the GW Cancer Center will participate and present posters at the AACR Annual Meeting held April 14-18.
13-Apr-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Review of Vitamin D Research Identifies Ethical Issues in Placebo Use

George Washington University's Dr. Leigh Frame reviewed several studies using placebo groups in clinical trials that may pose ethical issues.
5-Apr-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Topical Solution May Be Less Toxic Option for Patients with Noncancerous Skin Growth

A team of researchers at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences compared the toxicological impact of cryosurgery with an FDA-approved topical 40 percent hydrogen peroxide solution (A-101) for the treatment of seborrheic keratosis, in human...
29-Mar-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Dining Out Associated with Increased Exposure to Harmful Chemicals Called Phthalates

Dining out more at restaurants, cafeterias and fast-food outlets may boost total levels of potentially health-harming chemicals called phthalates in the body, according to a study out today.
28-Mar-2018 9:10 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Internationally Recognized Leader in Clinical Trials, Biostatistics and Infectious Disease Research Joins the George Washington University

Scott Evans, an internationally recognized expert in clinical trials, infectious diseases and biostatistics, will join the school on April 1 as the Director of the Biostatistics Center (BSC) and Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and...
15-Mar-2018 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

GW Researcher Awarded $2.4M to Study the Role of the Brain in Obesity-Induced Hypertension

The National Institutes of Health recently awarded more than $2.4 million to a research team at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, to study how cell stress in the brain could impact the risk of obesity-induced hypertension.
12-Mar-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

‘Mothers in Medicine’ Provides Guidelines for Navigating Both Medical Careers and Motherhood

The George Washington University's Katherine Chretien, MD, created a guidebook with over a dozen women in medicine, to help those navigating both medical careers and motherhood.
6-Mar-2018 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Providing Legal Services in Clinical Settings Can Help Promote Health Equity, According to New Research in 'Health Affairs'

New research shares how hospitals, health centers, and clinics across the U.S. are using legal services to address patients’ unmet social needs.
5-Mar-2018 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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